Dr. Sílvia Xargay Torrent

Degree in Biology with extraordinary award (University of Girona 2007).

Doctor in Biomedicine “cum laude” (University of Barcelona 2012).

She has more than 8 years of research experience in the Biomedicine field with particular focus on the pathophysiology of the disease. Formerly, she was a researcher at August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute-Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (Barcelona) where she published 15 high-impact scientific papers. Currently, she has a competitive post-doctoral contract from the Spanish Government at the Biomedical Research Institute of Girona (2016), and is carrying out a post-doctoral stay at the University of Cambridge (2016). She has collaborated in several national and international competitive projects, and is a member of the Catalan College of Biologists. Since 2015, she is also a lecturer (accredited by the Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency, 2014) at the Interuniversity Degree Physiotherapy Barcelona (EUSES-University of Girona, ENTI-University of Barcelona).