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Ferran J. Garcia-Fructuoso Edit Profile

Rheumatologist

Ferran J. Garcia-Fructuoso, Spanish rheumatologist. Achievements include patents for relationship between genotypes of the COMT gene and the severity of fibromyalgia.

Background

Garcia-Fructuoso, Ferran J. was born on March 19, 1958 in L'Hospitalet, Barcelona, Spain. Son of Joaquin Garcia-Martos and Maria Fructuoso.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Autonoma Barcelona, 1982.

Career

Fellow research department Pharmacogenomics-CRFG, Singapore, 1986—1999. Head research department Clinica San Jose, Barcelona, 1999—2003. Head rheumatology department Clinica CIMA, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for relationship between genotypes of the COMT gene and the severity of fibromyalgia.

Membership

Vice president Liberal International, London, 1995—1998. Secretary general Centro Democratico y Social, Madrid, 1984—1998. Patron Fundacion para la Fibromialgia y el Sindrome de Fatiga Cronica, Barcelona, 2002—2006.

Member of Sociedad Española de Investigaciones Oseas y Metabolismo Mineral (honorary), International Association Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (associate), Sociedad Española de Reumatologia (associate), American College Rheumatology (associate).

Connections

Married Anna M. Cusco-Segarra, November 20, 1955. Children: Mireia Garcia-Cusco, Xavier Garcia-Cusco.

father:
Joaquin Garcia-Martos

mother:
Maria Fructuoso

spouse:
Anna M. Cusco-Segarra

child:
Mireia Garcia-Cusco Garcia-Fructuoso

child:
Xavier Garcia-Cusco Garcia-Fructuoso