About me

Head of the Pulmonary Medicine and Respiratory Allergy Departmen at the Hospital Clinic de Barcelona. Currently, Head of the Pulmonary Hypertension Unit of the Hospital Clínic, National Reference Unit for Complex Pulmonary Hypertension, belonging to the European Reference Network for Rare Lung Diseases (ERN-LUNG). Research interests focus on pulmonary vascular diseases, especially those associated with chronic respiratory diseases; the pathogenesis of pulmonary hypertension associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, both at the cellular and molecular level; and the physiology of vascular regulation of gas exchange.

Featured publications

Featured Projects

  • Caracterización fenotípica de la hipertensión pulmonar en las enfermedades respiratorias

    Funder: HOSPITAL CLINICO Y PROVINCIAL DE BARCELONA (Sede); Instituto de Salud Carlos III
    Duration: 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2021
  • Proliferación celular en la hipertensión pulmonar: Detección y mecanismos de regulación epigenética

    Funder: HOSPITAL CLINICO Y PROVINCIAL DE BARCELONA (Sede); Instituto de Salud Carlos III
    Duration: 01/01/2016 - 31/12/2018
  • Recerca traslacional en malalties pulmonars

    Principal investigator: Joan Albert Barberà
    Duration: 01/03/2018 - 28/02/2021
  • Targeting endothelial dysfunction in highly prevalent diseases: characterization and validation of prognostic biomarkers and identification of potential therapeutic strategies

    Principal investigator: Joan Albert Barberà
    Duration: 01/01/2016 - 31/12/2018
  • MoGlyNet. Modulation of glycolytic flux as a new approach for treatment of atherosclerosis and plaque stabilization: a multidisciplinary study

    Principal investigator: Joan Albert Barberà
    Duration: 15/09/2015 - 31/12/2019