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Luis Cabero-Roura

Organising Committee Chair - Spain


Prof Luis Cabero Roura
Autonomous University of Barcelona
Hospital Materno-infantil Valle Hebron,
Barcelona, Spain.

Prof Cabero is PhD degree in Medicine and Surgeons in 1975, and PhD degree in Biological Sciences in 1988. He serves as Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Hospital Materno-infantil Valle Hebron in Barcelona and Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Autonomous University of Barcelona since 1992. Former President of the Spanish Society of Gynecology and Obstetricians (SEGO), and former President of the Federation of Spanish Scientific-Medical Associations. President of Board of the Specialty in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Has been a member of the Executive Committee of European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2003. He was President of FIGO Scientific Committee Chile 2003 and has been a member of the Board of FIGO since 1997. He also served as Vice-President of FIGO from 2003 to 2006. Currently is the Co-Chair of Capacity Building in Education and Training Committee of FIGO, and Chair of the FIGO Organizing Congress Rio 2018.

Is member of 27 Scientific International Societies, and invited speaker in more than 650 International Meetings. He received numerous awards and in five occasions was nominated Doctor Honoris Causa by relevant international universities (Universidades Autónoma de Nuevo León de Monterrey (México), de la Pontificia de San Francisco Javier de Chuquisaca de Sucre (Bolivia), de la del Piura (Perú), Universidad de Lima (Perú) y de la Universidad de Córdoba (Argentina). Also, is Fellow ad Aundem of the RCOG and Honorary Fellow of ACOG. Received the Gran Cruz de la Orden Civil de Sanidad, the highest recognition to Spanish health professional. He is Honorary Professor of many international Universities, and Visiting Professor of the Cornell University of New York. Is Honorary Member of the International Academy of Perinatal Medicine and the Academic of the Academia de Paraguay and Academia del Zulia (Venezuela). He published more than 156 peer-reviewed publications (Pubmed: Cabero L; Cabero Roura L; Roura LC) and 256 chapters in books. Has been Editor of 62 medical books. H-Index 31. RG Score:40,97

ORCID : https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1905-5680