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Isabel Badell Serra

Isabel Badell Serra, hematologist SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital

Isabel Badell Serra

Languages:
Spanish, Catalan, English and French
Pediatric hematologist
Expert in:
Acute leukemia and Fanconi anemia. Bone marrow transplantation.
Director of the Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit

Languages:
Spanish, Catalan, English and French

I am a pediatric hematology specialist. In 1976, I participated in the first bone marrow transplantation in Spain, and since then I have performed over 500. I am a tenured lecturer in Pediatrics at the Autonomous University of Barcelona and the coordinator for the Spanish Bone Marrow Transplant Group. Founding member of the Spanish Section of Pediatric Hematology in 1976, of which I was president from 2003 to 2008. I was also a founding member of the Spanish Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology in 2008, being its first president. From 2007 to 2015 I coordinated the National Pediatric Protocols for Leukemia and, since 2004, the Spanish Bone Marrow Transplantation in Children Group.

Education

  • Master's Degree in Healthcare Institution Management, Autonomous  University of Barcelona.
  • PhD in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Barcelona, 1995.
  • Hematology Specialist, Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Barcelona, 1986.
  • Pediatric Specialist, Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Barcelona, 1979.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Barcelona, 1975.

Scientific activity

  • Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red - Enfermedades Raras (CIBERER) [Centre for Biomedical Network Research on Rare Diseases], bound clinical group (GCV 16), since 2015.
  • Sociedad Española de Hematología y Oncología Pediátrica (SEHOP) [Spanish Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology] group on the diagnosis and treatment of childhood leukemia, since 1989.
  • Grupo Español de Trasplante de Médula Ósea en Niños (GETMON) [Spanish Bone Marrow Transplantation in Children Group], since 1994.
  • Spanish Fanconi Anaemia Group, since 1998.
  • Sociedad Española de Hematología y Hemoterapia (SEHH) [Spanish Society of Hematology and Hemotherapy] Red Blood Cell Disorders Group, since 1997.

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Teaching

  • Tenured lecturer in Pediatrics, Autonomous University of Barcelona , since 2007.
  • Lecturer, one-year Master's Degree in Pediatric Nursing, Autonomous University of Barcelona , since 2010.
  • Lecturer, one-year Master's Degree in Pediatric Nursing, University of Barcelona, since 1998.
  • Lecturer, biannual course on Hematopoietic Transplantation (Hospital Clínic - Sant Creu i Sant Pau Hospital), since 1997.