The Ministry of Health of the Community of Madrid officialized this Tuesday the appointment of Carlos Almonacid What Head of the Pneumology Service of the Puerta de Hierro Majadahonda University Hospital.
Is Doctor of Medicine from the Autonomous University of Madrid (Spain). Previously, he has worked as a specialist in Pneumology at the Ramon y Cajal University Hospitalwhere he has also been responsible for the Severe and Difficult Control Asthma Unitas well as the LLaboratory of Respiratory Functional Tests.
Professor and researcher
Furthermore, it is associate professor in Health Sciences at the University of Alcalá and teaches classes in the Master in Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment of Airway Diseases at the San Antonio de Murcia Catholic University, as well as in the COPD Master at the Complutense University of Madrid. He is also director of the Pneumological Emergencies course and the Severe Asthma Course at the Ramón y Cajal University Hospital in Madrid.
His main line of research focuses on the bronchial asthma, measurement of inflammation and lung functionparticipating as principal investigator and as a collaborator in various research projects in this line, with publications in prestigious national and international journals.
He is a member of the asthma area of pneumomadrid, as well as coordinator of its Respiratory Therapies Committee, as well as the Scientific Committee. He is also a member of Spanish Society of Pneumology and Thoracic Surgery (Separ) and of the European Respiratory Society (ERS).
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