Director at IVI Sevilla
Graduate in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Seville, 1996. Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology from the University Hospital Virgen Macarena de Seville, 2002. Diploma in Methodology and Research from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. Master's Degree in Assisted Reproduction from the Rey Juan Carlos University of Madrid, 2008. He holds a PhD in Medicine from the University of Valencia with a dissertation with European certification (European PhD Program) The research was nominated by the Time magazine as one of the 10 best technological ideas of the year in the whole world, selected by the Davos World Economic Forum, in Switzerland and published in the Human Reproduction Journal. Postgraduate degree at The Queen Medical Research Institute in Edinburgh, Great Britain.
Gynaecologist at IVI Seville since 2003 and Director since 2005.
Assistant Professor at the Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemical Engineering of the Pablo de Olavide University, Assistant Professor of Biomedicine in University of Seville and Professor of the Master's Degree in Human Reproduction of the Rey Juan Carlos I University of Madrid. Coordinator of the Spanish Fertility Society task force of Embryo Health from 2010-2014
Awards and merits:
Awarded by the Sociedad Española de Fertilidad (Spanish Society of Fertility), 2006. Awarded twice by the Royal Academy of Medicine in Seville, 2006 and 2009 Awarded by the Andalusian Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 2008. Member of the Royal Academy of Medicine in Seville. Selected for ESHRE (the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) Awards on three occasions, 2006, 2006 y 2009.
Research and scientific activity:
Over 20 research articles published in international journals such as: Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Human Reproduction, Fertility and Sterility, Expert Reviews of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, International Journal of Surgery, Journal of Andrology, Human Fertility, Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology, Open Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproduction andFertility and Development, among others. National Coordinator of the GISE (Embryonic Health Interest Group) of the SEF, 2010-2014.