Sergio Benavente was born in Barcelona, Spain in 1972. He received the Medical degree from the University of Barcelona, Spain in 1996. He was trained in Radiation Oncology at Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain and Board certified in Radiation Oncology in 2002. He was a Research Fellow at the University of Madison, Wis, USA from 2002 to 2005. Since 2006, he is a Consultant in Radiation Oncology at Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain. He is mainly interested in head and neck and brain tumors, high precision radiotherapy, stereotactic radiotherapy and radiosurgery, biological modulation of radiation response, and translational oncology. In 2010, he was a Corecipient of a National Research Award focusing on translational research in head and neck cancer.
Biography Updated on 20 February 2011