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Àngels García Cazorla

Àngels García Cazorla, neurologist Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona Children's Hospital

Àngels García Cazorla

Spanish, Catalan, English and French
Paediatric neurologist
Expert in:
Rare neurometabolic and neurogenetic disorders

Spanish, Catalan, English and French


  • Master's degree in Neuroscience and Behavioural Biology. Pablo de Olavide University, 2009.
  • PhD in Medicine (European doctorate). Autonomous University of Barcelona, 2005.
  • Specialist in Paediatrics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, 1997.
  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery. University of Barcelona, 1993.

International experience

  • Post-doctoral research training at the Neurology Department of the University of Columbia, New York, 2007-2008.
  • Medical intern and “Chef de clinique assistant” at the Department of metabolic disorders, neurology and genetics at Hospital Necker, Paris, 1998-2000.
  • Researcher in different European networks on metabolic disorders (E-IMD, E-HOD. InNerMed, I-NTD).
  • Member of the scientific committee of the “Recordati Rare Diseases Foundation”.

Scientific activity

  • Lead researcher of the Neurology Laboratory. Research Line: “Synaptic Dysfunction Mechanisms in Rare Neurogenetic Disorders”. Sant Joan de Déu Foundation.
  • Researcher attached to the CIBER-ER Network (Centre for Networked Biomedical Research on Rare Diseases). Carlos III Health Institute (ISCIII).


  • Associate lecturer at the University of Barcelona since 2012.