Former director of the Lipid Clinic and Senior Consultant, Endocrinology & Nutrition Service at Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona,. Emeritus Researcher of the Cardiovascular Risk, Nutrition and Aging Research Group at IDIBAPS Barcelona, Spain.
Emilio Ros (Girona 1945), CIBEROBN Group PI, is the clinical head of the Lipid Unit and Senior Consultant of the Endocrinology and Nutrition Service of the Hospital Clínic of Barcelona. Bachelor degree in Medicine at the University of Barcelona (1969) and Doctor of Medicine from the same university (1991). Expert in Internal Medicine (American Board of Internal Medicine, New York 1972) and expert in Gastroenterology (American Board of Internal Medicine, subspecialty Gastroenterology, Boston 1974). Postgraduate training in the US (New York and Boston, 1970-1975). Research Fellowship at the Biophysics Department, Boston University, 1976 (research in biliary physiology). Founding member and former vice president of the Spanish Arteriosclerosis Society (SEA). Member of the European Atherosclerosis Society and the International Atherosclerosis Society. Founder and former editor in chief of the journal Clinical and Research in Arteriosclerosis, official organ of the SEA. Founder and former president of the Ibero-Latin American Society of Atherosclerosis. Member of the editorial board of the British Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism. Danone Institute Award for the scientific career Dr. Carles Martí Henneberg, Barcelona 2013.