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Biography

Dr. Marta Garcia Ascaso

Pediatric Infectious Disease

Spain

21 years of experience

Specialty

Specialties:

Pediatric Infectious Disease

Subspecialties:

Tropical Medicine, Infections in Surgical and Immunocompromised Patients

Procedures performed:

Work Experience

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Consultant and Coordinator

Niño Jesús University Children's Hospital

Madrid, Spain.

from 2020

Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine Fellow

Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada.

2018 - 2020

Pediatrics Infectious Diseases Fellow

The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada.

2015 - 2017

Pediatric Departmental Fellow

The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada.

2015 - 2016

General Pediatrician

Sanitas-La Moraleja Hospital, Francisco de Vitoria University

Madrid, Spain.

2017 - 2018

General Pediatrician

Sant Joan de Deu Hospital, University of Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain.

2014 - 2015

Specialist, Infectious Diseases and Rheumatology

Puerta de Hierro Majadahonda Hospital, Autonomous University of Madrid

Madrid, Spain.

2008 - 2014

Specialist, Tropical and Travel Medicine

Carlos III Hospital, Autonomous University of Madrid

Madrid, Spain.

2007 - 2008

Specialist, Paediatrics Emergency

La Paz Hospital, Autonomous University of Madrid

Madrid, Spain.

2006 - 2007

Resident, General Paediatrics

La Paz Hospital, Autonomous University of Madrid

Madrid, Spain.

2002 - 2006

Biography

Dr. Marta Garcia Ascaso is a Specialist in Pediatric Infectious Diseases. She studied medicine at the Autonomous University of Madrid and received her Postgraduate Diplomas in Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Neonatal & Perinatal Medicine at the University of Toronto in Canada. During that time, she completed Fellowships at the Hospital for Sick Children and Mount Sinai Hospital. Currently, Dr. Garcia Ascaso is a Consultant in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Niño Jesús University Children's Hospital in Spain.

Dr. Garcia Ascaso is a Chairwoman of the Antimicrobial Advisory Group Committee and the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Committee at Niño Jesús University Children's Hospital. Moreover, she is a Member and Coordinator of the Pediatric International Cooperation Committee of the Spanish Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases.

Education

Postgraduate Diploma in Neonatal & Perinatal Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada

2020

Postgraduate Diploma in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto, Canada

2017

International Diploma of Global Health Fundamentals, University of Barcelona, Spain

2015

PhD, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain

2013

MD, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain

2001

Awards

Best Poster Award (Paediatrics): Antimicrobial Stewardship in NICU Surgical Patients, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada

2019

Fellows Award: Academic Committee, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Canada

2016

Best Communication’s Award: 56 Congress of Spanish Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Marbella, Spain

2008

Best Research: Effect of glycemic control on the vascular nitric oxide system, Pharmacology Annual Conference, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain

1999

Best Research: Effect of hyperglycemia in the aortic endothelial cells, XVI Medicine Students Annual Conference, Alicante University, Spain

1998

Affiliations

Member, Spanish Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases

Member, Spanish Paediatric Society

Publications

Dr. Marta Garcia Ascaso has more than 90 publications