Dalmau, Josep

Barcelona | Spain

Dalmau, Josep

Barcelona | Spain

Biography

Prof. Josep Dalmau MD, PhD, FAAN
Research Professor ICREA-IDIBAPS,
Service of Neurology, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona
Adjunct Professor Neurology, University of Pennsylvania
Barcelona | Spain

Dr. Josep Dalmau received his MD and PhD from the Autonoma University of Barcelona, and trained in Neuro-oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, after which he joined the faculty. In 2002 he moved to the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) where he was Professor of Neurology. He is currently Professor at the Catalan Institute for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA)-IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, and Adjunct Professor of Neurology at UPenn. Dr. Dalmau’s research is focused on a new category of immune-mediated diseases against synaptic receptors that result in prominent neurologic and psychiatric syndromes. Dr. Dalmau is the recipient of numerous awards; he is a member of the National Academy of Medicine and many other scientific societies and serves as Editor-in-Chief of Neurology: Neuroimmunology and Neuroinflammation.