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• Medical Oncology

• 23 years

• Medical Oncology (Gastrointestinal tumors)
• Translational Research (Pharmacodynamic Phase I Studies with molecular targeted therapies and related translational research with a special focus on EGFR-family inhibitors and IGFR,PI3K,Akt,mTOR pathway inhibitors, and also in Phase II and III Studies with new chemotherapy agents in gastrointestinal tumors)

• School of Medicine. Board Certified in Medical Oncology. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (MD) (1987)

• Head of Gastrointestinal Tumors Service and Phase I Unit. Department of Medical Oncology, Vall d'Hebron University Hospital. Barcelona
• Director of Department of Medical Oncology. Vall d'Hebron University Hospital. Barcelona
• Head of Gastrointestinal Tumors Service. Department of Medical Oncology and Medical Director, Instituto Oncológico Baselga. Hospital Quirón Barcelona
• Associate Professor. School of Medicine. University Autónoma of Barcelona

• School of Medicine, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Degree in Medicine and Surgery with special
award (“Extraordinary degree award”). (1987)
• Board Certified in Medical Oncology. Residency, Department of Medical Oncology, Sant Pau University Hospital, Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona. (1992)

• Clinical Exchange Program at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, The Texas University.
Houston, Texas, USA (1993)

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• Resident (1988-1992). Department of Medical Oncology, Sant Pau Hospital Barcelona
• Clinical Assistant Physician, Genitourinary / Gastrointestinal Tumors Service (1993-1997).
Department of Medical Oncology. Sant Pau Hospital Barcelona
• Senior Clinical Assistant Physician, Gastrointestinal Tumors Service (1997-2004), Department
of Medical Oncology. Vall d'Hebron Hospital Barcelona
• Deputy Director (2007-2010), Department of Medical Oncology. Vall d'Hebron University Hospital.
Barcelona
• Head of Gastrointestinal Tumors Service and Phase I Unit, Department of Medical Oncology,
Vall d'Hebron Hospital Barcelona (2004-present)
• Director of Department of Medical Oncology. Vall d'Hebron University Hospital Barcelona (2010-present)
• Associate Professor. School of Medicine. University Autònoma of Barcelona.

• Vall d'Hebron University Hospital
• Hospital Quirón

• American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
• American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
• European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)
• European Cancer Organization (ECCO)
• European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC)
• Spanish Cooperative Gastrointestinal Tumors Group (TTD)
• Sociedad Española de Oncología Médica (SEOM)

• 208 presentations in national and international congresses
• 91 invited lectures

• 171 articles in national and international journals
• 2 chapters in international books
• Editorial board of Journal of Clinical Oncology, Journal of Clinical Oncology (Editor, Spanish Edition),
Clinical Cancer Research, Annals of Oncology, Targeted Oncology, Cancer Treatment Reviews, Clinical
Colorectal Cancer and Cancer Discovery
• Ad-hoc reviewer of Investigational New Drugs, Nature Cancer Reviews, European Journal of Cancer,
Cancer and New England Journal of Medicine. Ad-hoc reviewer

• Associate Professor. School of Medicine. University Autònoma of Barcelona
• Coordinator of subject: Medical Oncology. School of Medicine. University Autònoma of Barcelona