Prof. Roser Torra

Prof. Roser Torra

Consultant at Fundacio Puigvert, Spain

Biography

IHF Member
Prof. Roser Torra runs an Inherited Kidney Diseases Clinic at the Nephrology Department of the Puigvert Foundation in Barcelona, Spain, Professor of Medicine at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. She started her work in inherited kidney disorders in 1994 and did her PhD on molecular genetics of ADPKD in 1997 at the University of Barcelona. Since then she has been involved in clinical practice and research into genetic renal diseases including ADPKD, Fabry disease, Alport syndrome, ARPKD, TSC, ADTKD and FSGS. She has published over 140 national and international publications about hereditary kidney diseases H index 46 (From Google Scholar). She currently participates in multiple inherited kidney disorders trials, supervises doctoral theses on inherited kidney disease and acts as reviewer in this field for several journals, meetings, and project evaluating agencies and acts as an expert for governmental agencies.
She’s member of the council of the ERA-EDTA since June 2020.