Dr. Josep Brugada Terradellas

LANGUAGES: Spanish | Catalan | English | French | Italian

CURRENT POSITION

- Section Chief of Arrhythmias at barnaclínic+ and Pediatric Hospital of Sant Joan de Déu.

- Senior consultant in Cardiology, Arrhythmias and Sudden Death at Hospital Clinic de Barcelona.

- Full Professor of Medicine at the Universitat de Barcelona.

- Past President of the European Heart Rhythm Association 2006-2008

  • Arritmias
  • Cardiología
  • Cardiología deportiva

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ACADEMIC TRAINING

- Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery: 1981 Universitat de Barcelona

- PhD: 1987 Universitat de Barcelona

- Specialty: 1987 Cardiology, Biology and Sport Medicine 1989 Université de Montpellier (France)

- Fellowship: 48 months, 1987-1991, Maastricht University, The Netherlands

EXPERIENCE

- More than 30 years of experience.

Specialisation

· Cardiac arrhythmias, ablation

· Pediatric Arrhythmias, ablation

· Cardiac devices, ICD's, pacemakers and resynchronization therapy

· Sports cardiology

· Sudden death.

Success rates

· Description of the Brugada Syndrome in 1992 (with his brothers Pedro and Ramón, a syndrome causing sudden death).

· More than 25.000 ablation procedures performed

· More than 2.000 ablation procedures in pediatric population

RESEARCH

- Author of more than 450 national and international scientific publications, 49 book chapters, and 10 books.

- Principal Investigator of more than 20 competitive research projects.

- Participation as invited speaker in more than 350 national and international scientific meetings.

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