Graduate (1977) and Doctor (1986) in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Navarra. Specialist in Urology (1982). He completed his training with a Fellow of European Board of Urology (1992).
Director of the Department of Urology of the Clínica Universidad de Navarra.
- Member of the Editorial Board of Archivos Españoles de Urología.
- Principal Investigator in 8 projects obtained in competitive calls, including a FIS project.
- Collaborating researcher in 1 European project (BMH4-97-2586) in collaboration with the Department of Neural Plasticity of the CSIC.
- Researcher in 2 clinical trials (1 Phase II, 1 Phase III) with molecules for clinical application in urological pathology.
- Active evaluating member of ANEP (cod.1059) since 1999.
- Reviewer of 2 journals of the specialty (1 in the Editorial Committee) and Reviewer of abstracts of the European Association of Urology (since 2012).
AREAS OF INTEREST
- Diagnosis and treatment of urological cancer
As an educator
Clinical Associate Professor of Urology. University of Navarra, 1993-ACTUAL.
Associate Professor of Anatomy. Faculty of Medicine. University of Navarra, 1996-1998.
Associate Professor of Urology. School of Medicine. University of Navarra, 2008-ACTUAL.
Professor of Selected Capita in Food and Health (E-MENU), European Master's Degree in Food, Nutrition and Metabolism. University of Navarra, 2013-2014.
As a researcher
- Author or co-author of 86 articles published in scientific journals collected in Medline, 65 of which correspond to original articles.
- Editor of 1 book and first author of 10 book chapters.
Author of 293 communications to congresses, 32 of them international.
- 93 invited papers to congresses and teaching meetings dedicated to the training of specialists in urology and other specialities related to the treatment of cancer and minimally invasive surgical techniques in urology.
- Spanish Association of Urology, member of the Board of Directors (2006-2010).
- Ibero-American Society of Neurology and Urogynecology.
- Spanish Society of Neuroscience.
- European Association of Urology.
- American Urological Association.
- International Brain Research Organization.
- President of the Navarre-Aragonese Urological Association (AUNAR) (2006-2010)
Latest scientific publications
- Daily Pad Usage Versus the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire Short Form for Continence Assessment Following Radical Prostatectomy Jun 24, 2020 | Magazine: International Neurourology Journal
- Identification of mutations associated with acquired resistance to sunitinib in renal cell-cancer Mar 8, 2019 | Magazine: International Journal of Cancer