Professor Jaume Roquer MD, PhD

Dr Roquer is the Chairman of the Neurological Department of the University Hospital del Mar, Parc de Salut Mar in Barcelona, and professor of Neurology at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He has an interest primarily in epidemiology, vascular risk factors, prognosis and genetics of cerebrovascular diseases.  He created in 2005, the BASICMAR database, a prospective ongoing clinical/biological register of patients with acute stroke at University Hospital del Mar. He is the PI of the NEUVAS group (IMIM-Hospital del Mar, Red Investigation Cardiovascular (RIC). RD06/0009/0020. Instituto Carlos III) involved in clinical and genetic stroke research.