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Carles Luaces Cubells

 Carlos Luaces Cubells, emergency, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona

Carles Luaces Cubells

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Accidents and emergencies
Paediatrician
Expert in:
Paediatric emergencies
Head of the Paediatric emergency department

I have been Head of the Paediatric emergencies department at the SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital since 2010. I graduated in Medicine in 1982 and went on to specialise in Paediatrics, focusing my career on emergency care. In 1992 I was awarded a doctorate in this speciality by the Autonomous University of Barcelona. I was President of the Spanish Society for Paediatric Emergencies, and I am currently a coordinator for the Emergencies Work Group of the Catalan Paediatrics Society, and a member of the Patient Quality and Safety work group in the Spanish Paediatrics Association. I am accredited as a director with the American Paediatrics Academy to direct the Advanced Pediatric Life Support course, and a Clinical simulation instructor accredited by the Boston Children's Hospital. I like sharing my experience through training other doctors in Paediatric emergencies.

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Accidents and emergencies

Education

  • Degree in Medicine. University of Barcelona, 1982.
  • Specialist in Paediatrics, 1988.
  • Accredited in Paediatric emergencies, 2005.
  • Ph.D in Medicine. Autonomous University of Barcelona, 1992.

Teaching

  • Associate Lecturer , University of Barcelona. Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics and Radiology and Physical Medicine, 1994.
  • CPR instructors for the Catalan Paediatrics Society.
  • APLS course director, accredited by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • Clinical simulation instructor, accredited by Boston Children’s Hospital.
  • Teacher of the Safety course for the Paediatric emergencies department.