Eduardo Fonseca Capdevila

Eduardo Fonseca Capdevila

Dermatology Research Line Coordinator

Dr. Fonseca is the Head of the Medical Surgical Dermatology and Venereology Service at the Hospital Universitario de A Coruña (CHUAC, XXIAC). He has a degree and PhD in Medicine and Surgery from the Autonomous University of Madrid. He is profesor at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Santiago de Compostela. He has published 12 books, 82 book chapters, more tan 466 articles in scientific journals and delivered 924 speeches, communications and conferences. He has received as principal investigator 59 research projects and clinical trials. He has supervised four doctoral theses, 3 dissertations, 11 doctoral courses and tutored 20 doctoral works. He is a member of IMID-Biobank Consortium and he has directed and organized 67 conferences, symposia and postgraduate training courses. He is an advisor of the Directorate General of Pharmacy and Health Products, Ministry of Health, Secretary General of the Spanish Group for Pediatric Dermatology (1990-1999) and Honorary Member of the Venezuelan Society of Dermatology. Member of the Committee of Experts of the journal “Clinical Medicine”. Expert Scientific Committee Orpha-Spain for the area of ​​Dermatology and Editor in Chief of the magazine “SKIN” (1987-2012). He coordinates  the Portal Specialist Dermatology, www.especialistasdermatologia.com, since 2001..