MD graduate at the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid. PhD grade at the Universidad de Alcalá; Doctoral Thesis qualification: A cum laude, unanimously. Specialist in Cardiology. Consultant cardiologist at Hospital La Paz (Madrid). Past President of the Clinical Cardiology group of the Spanish Society of Cardiology. Past-member of the Executive Committee of the Castilian Society of Cardiology. Member of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Member of the Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Drug Therapy Working Group of ESC. Referee of several national and international peer-review journals. Participation in several clinical trials and investigation projects in the fields of hypertension, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, acute coronary syndrome, and cardiometabolic disease. Over 250 papers published in national and international peer-review journals and over 40 chapters in Cardiology textbooks.