Neurologist (UB) and PhD (UAB). Founder and medical director of Fundació ACE. Distinguished professor of Universitat Internacional de Catalunya. Member of the Executive Committee of the European Alzheimer’s disease Consortium. Former technical coordinator of model of care for people with cognitive impairment and dementia, member of the committee of Bioethics of the Catalan Government. She was President of the Catalan Society of Neurology.
She has led more than 127 international clinical trials on AD and other dementias. Published more than 220 articles, 36 book chapters and 12 medical outreach books.
2008 Prize for Professional Excellence by the Council of Physicians of Catalonia, 2012 Josep Trueta Medal for health merit by the Generalitat of Catalonia, 2014 Honor Member of the Spanish Society of Neurology, 2015 Prize «Eduardo Beltrán Rubió» for the best professional and academic career, Catalan Society of Neurology, 2016 “Creu de San Jordi” prize of the Catalan Government for her work in the field of Alzheimer’s disease. Top 100 Leader Women 2019.