juan lacalzada-almeida, MD, PhD

Department of Cardiology, Hospital Universitario de Canarias, Tenerife, Spain

Deputy Doctor of the Cardiology Service of the University Hospital of the Canary Islands, Tenerife, Spain from 2-11-1990 until the present time. And in the teaching curriculum, collaborator with the Titular and Associated Professors in the teaching of practical lessons of Cardiology to students of the Faculty of Medicine of La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain.

Doctor in Medicine from the University of La Laguna on November 28, 1998 with the qualification of "DISTINCTION CUM-LAUDE" on the DOCTORAL THESIS entitled "Study of Primary Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in a hospital population of the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife".

National Accreditation in ADVANCED ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY of the Cardiac Imaging Section and other Image Techniques of the Spanish Society of Cardiology. August 2004.

Postgraduate in Design and Statistics in Health Sciences from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. Courses 2012 and 2013.

Master in Diagnostic Imaging in Cardiology at the Miguel Hernández University in Elche, academic years of 2011-2013, with a teaching load of 1500 hours. Certificate issued on July 9, 2014.

Teaching of continuing training programs in Cardiology for postgraduates of the University School of Nursing.

Teaching Assistant of the Department of Internal Medicine, Dermatology and Psychiatry of the Faculty of Health Sciences, Medicine Section, of the University of La Laguna on March 19, 2004. From December 10, 2012 to the present, External Internship academic tutor of the aforementioned Department. Academic tutor of HUC residents since 2015.

He has directed and co-directed several DOCTORAL THESES and several FINAL DEGREE PROJECTS. Many of his scientific publications in journals of the specialty of Cardiology stand out, as well as several chapters of books related to the cardiac image.

Hundreds of papers and posters in congresses of the specialty highlight his career, having attended as a teacher to various doctoral and specialty courses both in the HUC, and the ULL, as well as various national and international conferences. He has also attended hundreds of meetings and congresses of the specialty.

Since 1989, he is a full member of the Canary and Spanish Cardiology Societies. In 2018 became a member of the Editorial Committee of the Journal of American College of Cardiology. Spanish Edition.

Finally, he has collaborated in various national and international clinical trials.