Dra. Maria Sanz de la Garza

Languages: Catalan | Spanish | English | Italian 


Consultant cardiologist, CardiologyHospital Clínic de Barcelona

· Nuclei member of the EAPC Sports Cardiology and Exercise section from August 2018.

· Member of the nucleus of the Spanish Society of Cardiology from October 2014.

  • Cardiología
  • Cardiología deportiva

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Bachelor of Medicine: · Medicine at University of Oviedo, Spain (2001-2007). Awarded prize for the most outstanding graduate in Medicine.

PhD: Universitat de Barcelona with the dissertation "Characterization of the spectrum of cardiac adaptation to endurance exercise: Impact of gender and training load" in 2017. Obtaining cum laude (premio extraordinario de doctorado) and doctorate international mention.

Specialty: Specialist in Cardiology at Hospital Vall d'Hebron (2008-2013).

Fellowship: · Pre-doctoral fellow in sports cardiology at Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (2013-2017).

· Research stay in cardiac rehabilitation and exercise prescription at Montreal Heart Institute Montreal, Canada (March 2016- September 2016).


Years of experience:: 6

Specialisation:: Sports Cardiology and Exercise prescription.


Publications (national and international): 23 (9 as first author)

Book chapters: 3

Scientific meetings (national and international): 18 international meetings, including participation in Young Investigator Award Sports Cardiologist at Europrevent 2014, 2015, 2017 and 2018. Winner at 2017 edition. 17 national meetings.