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Montserrat Dolz Abadia

Montserrat Dolz Abadia

Spanish, Catalan, English
Child and adolescent psychiatrist
Expert in:
Early-onset psychoses, high-risk mental states in child and adolescent population, severe mental disorders
Head of the Psychiatry and psychology department

Spanish, Catalan, English


  • Bachelor's Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Barcelona, 1997.
  • Specialist in Psychiatry, Sant Joan de Déu Health Park, 2000.
  • Koplowitz fellowship, Assessment and prevention of youth at risk of psychosis. University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 2009. 

International experience

  • Institute of Psychiatry, Maudsley Hospital, London, 1999.
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), 2009-2010.

Scientific activity

  • Researcher in the consolidated research group "Aetiopathogenesis and treatment of serious mental illnesses". Leader of the line "Mental illnesses in childhood and adolescence".
  • Principal investigator of two projects with competitive Spanish Health Research Fund (FIS) funding and a Koplowitz project.
  • Researcher in the CIBERSAM group led by Josep M. Haro. This group was first in 2015.
  • Individual research centred on childhood- and adolescent-onset psychotic disorders and their early detection and prevention.


  • Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, since 2010.