Didac Mauricio, MD PhD

Department of Endocrinology & Nutrition, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Didac Mauricio, MD PhD, is Director of the Department of Endocrinology & Nutrition, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, affiliated with the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He is leading the Diabetes Research Group at this institution, that belongs to the excellence diabetes research network CIBER of Diabetes and Associated Metabolic diseases (CIBERDEM), Instituto de Salud Carlos III in Spain. He is currently on leave from his position as Associate Professor at the School of Medicine, University of Lleida. He has published over 190 peer-reviewed articles and has contributed to multiple books. He has received the highest awards from the Spanish Society of Diabetes and the Spanish Society of Endocrinology & Nutrition. He has also served as a member in several local and international committees. D. Mauricio has been principal investigator of several research projects funded by national and international agencies. He keeps a strong interest on current clinical issues in diabetes management, including randomised clinical trials and clinical research on diabetic complications, with special focus on atherosclerotic disease, and also in studies on real-world evidence.