Health Sciences: Dr. in Medicine and Surgery
Date of admittance: 20/06/2018
Admission Speech: Reflexiones sobre la autoría de las publicaciones científicas
Speech in reply: Dr. Pedro Clarós
Bachelor and Doctor of Medicine from the University of Barcelona. Title of the thesis: “Bibliometric study of the articles published in Clinical Medicine in a period of 30 years (1962-1992): bibliographical references and use of statistics” (excellent cum laude unanimously). Postgraduate training as a Medical Editor at the Section of Scientific Publications of the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.
He obtains accreditation as a specialist in Editing / writing by the American Medical Writers Association after having passed the truncated and specialty courses integrated in the Core Curriculum Program in Medical Communications sponsored by said Society. She has worked as Medical Editor contracted in various projects of the Pan American Health Organization (organismp dependent on the WHO) at the headquarters of Washington, DC. USES.
In the teaching field she has taught the subject “Documentation in Dentistry” of the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Barcelona, of the postgraduate diploma “Medicine of the pharmaceutical industry” of the Autonomous University of Barcelona, of the subject “Tools and resources for the search of biomedical information. Methodology of biomedical communication “of the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of A Coruña, and of the truncal subject” Scientific communication “(2.5 ECTS) in the Master of Biomedicine of the University of Barcelona, from the first edition (2006).
Author of the first series of 16 articles published in the journal “Medicina Clínica (Barcelona)” on the methodology of biomedical publications, which has been followed by numerous publications in this and other impact journals. He has taught more than 250 training courses on all aspects related to medical publications and scientific communication.
She is the author of the first e-book written in Spanish and English, published in Spain, entitled “How to publish articles in impact biomedical journals. An easy and practical guide to avoid rejections “(How to publish articles in high-impact biomedical journals, An easy and practical guide to avoid rejections) (Madrid, Editorial Saned, 2016).
She is a medical publishing consultant for the Municipal Institute of Medical Research, IMIM-Hospital del Mar and works as an independent Medical Editor in Barcelona.