Member: Pedro Conthe Gutierrez


Pedro Conthe Gutierrez
Executive member
(Spain)

Born in Madrid, 25 October 1956
Address: Pza de Castilla 3 p 15 D2 Madrid, Spain
Phone: +34 91 733 3219 / +34 647 788 794
E-mail: pedroconthe@gmail.com
pconthe.hgugm@salud.madrid.org

Doctor of Medicine degree from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in June 1984
First Class Degree
PhD “Pathophysiology of uric acid in gout” (1984) at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Specialist in Internal Medicine at the La Paz Hospital (1984)
Associate Professor at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (1989-1992).
Associate Professor in the Department of Toxicology and Forensic Medicine of the Universidad Complutense (1998-2000)
Professor at the (from 2000 to 2012)

Other responsibilities, membership of societies and awards:
• Former Vice President and General Secretary of the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine and its current President
• Member of the National Commission of Internal Medicine from 2002 to 2010
• Expert Advisor of the National Diabetes Strategy (Spanish Ministry of Health 2011-2012)
• Organization of numerous meetings, scientific sessions, congresses, and other events, including:
    o General Secretary of World Congress of Internal Medicine Spain Granada 2004
    o President of the Organizing Committee of European Congress of Internal Medicine Madrid 2012
    o Member of the organizing committee of World Congress of Internal Medicine Chile 2012
• Member of the Group producing Cardiovascular Prevention Strategy in the Community of Madrid (2009)
• Member of the Spanish Group advising the Ministry of Health in National Strategy on Diabetes (2011)
• Member of the Spanish Society of Cardiology
• Member of the Spanish Society of Diabetes
• Honorary Fellow of European Federation of Internal Medicine
• Honorary Fellow of Salamanca
• Recognition and Award of elected Best Doctor in Madrid Province 2007 – 2008 by Sanitaria 2000

Clinical Work:
Trainee at La Paz Hospital (1980-1984)
Staff member at the Hospital General Mostoles (1985)
Primary Care Doctor in Area de La Paz (1986)
Staff in Medicine Unit at the Hospital General Universitario (1992)
Clinical Section Head of Internal Medicine Unit in Hospital General Universitario (from 2004)

Investigation (See C.V. for details)
• 15 international publications
• 95 national publications and editor of several (>10) books with ISBN
• 20 international conferences and presentations
• 38 national conferences
• 10 communications at international meetings
• More than 100 communications at national congresses

Scholarship for investigation with public and private support
FIS Project

Diabetes in Primary Care
Metabolismo de las Purinas en pacientes con Enfermedad Pulmonar Obstructiva Crónica

Investigator in Clinical Trials

RALES (spironolactone in heart failure)
CIBIS-II (bisoprolol in heart failure)
I Preserve (irbesartan in heart failure with preserved function)
Prado (rimonabant in prediabetes)