Carlos Gonzalez-Juanatey was born in Santiago de Compostela, Spain, in 1967. He is married and has one child. He received the M.D. degree in medicine in 1991 from the University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, and the M.D. degree in cardiology in 1997 from the University Hospital Nuestra Señora del Pino, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. In 2004, he obtained the Master in advanced echocardiography, Spanish Society of Cardiology, Spain. He received his Ph.D. degree in 2006 from the University of Cantabria Santander, Santander, Spain. He worked as Resident of Cardiology in the University Hospital Nuestra Señora del Pino, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, from 1993 till 1997, Member of the Cardiology staff at the Hospital Zeral de Lugo, Lugo, Spain, from 1998 till 2006, Director of the Research Foundation, Hospital Zeral-Calde, Lugo Spani, in 2005, and Head of Cardiology at the University Hospital Lucus Augusti, Lugo, Spain, from 2006 till present. He delivered his thesis defense on "Cardiovascular disease associated to rheumatoid arthritis" in 2006 to the School of Medicine, University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain. He has ninety-one publications in international journals and ten book chapters, and has delivered twenty presentations in international congresses and forty-seven presentations in Spanish congresses. He was Member of the Editorial Board of Aorta in 2005 and Member of the Editorial Board of Cardiocore in 2010. He is a Reviewer for several journals, including The Journal of Rheumatology, Clinical Anatomy, Medical Science Monitor, Heart, Clinical Cardiology, Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, Digestive Diseases and Sciences, Clinical Experimental Rheumatology, Revista Española de Cardiología, Anatolian Journal of Cardiology, and Arthritis Research Therapy, Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy, Journal of Nephrology, and Molecular Medicine. He attended twenty-four conferences. His research interests include cardiovascular disease and rheumatic inflammatory diseases, infectious endocarditis, and echocardiography.
Biography Updated on 20 February 2011