José M. Baliebrea

José M. Balibrea
  • Degree in Medicine  2002 (the best academic record of his promotion, Extraordinary Prize)
  • Doctor in Medicine (2006, Extraordinary Prize) the  Complutense University of Madrid (2003 – Prize “Fundación San Nicolas” of the National academy of Medicine to the best grades)
  • 2003-2008. Specialities in General and Digestive System Surgery. Clinic Hospital  San Carlos. Madrid / UCSF Mount Zion Medical Center San Francisco California; USA (Excellense Awards of residents)
  • Investigator Red Nacional de Trasplante de Islotes Pancreáticos (2003-2006)
  • Medical Especialist General and Digestive Service Germans Trias i Pujol Universitary Hospital and Co-responsible Obesity Surgery program
  • Member of the Spanish Society  of Obesity Surgery and of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • Associate Professor of Surgery in Autonomous Univesity of Barcelona.  Director of 3 doctoral thesis and over 15 Certificate of Research Proficiency
  • Investigator of the Fundació Institut de Recerca en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol
  • Investigatorin the  group “Investigaciones Quirúrgicas Básicas y Clínicas, 920210”. Research group of the Complutense Universty of Madrid
  • Member of the Spanich Association of Surgeons (member of the Surgical Infections Departament)
  • Host Member of the Catalan and Balearic Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Host Member of the Catalan Society of Surgery


  • Book editor.  Author 12 book chapters. 20 articles in magazines are included in Medline. And more 60 scientifics communications

Languages: Spanish, English and Catalan