Joan B Soriano
Joan B Soriano, MD, PhD, FERS, FRCP, is a senior medical epidemiologist, with 20+ years experience conducting epidemiological and clinical respiratory research. Dr. Soriano joined early in 2015 the Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Princesa (IP), and the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, both in Madrid, Spain. He is moving from being Group Director of Epidemiology and Respiratory Health at the Health Research Institute of Palma de Mallorca (IdISPa) of the Health Research Foundation of the Balearic Islands (FISIB), located at the University Hospital Son Espases (HUSE), there up to December 2014. Joan is Associate Editor for the European Respiratory Journal since 2007 to date and is a frequent lecturer and traveller. He has 200+ publications in clinical epidemiology, management, and treatment of respiratory diseases, totalling 6,000+ citations, and a Hirsch-index of 56. Dr. Soriano is currently focused on COPD, asthma, and tobacco research, clinical trials, and translational respiratory medicine.