Didac Mauricio, MD PhD, is Director of the Department of Endocrinology & Nutrition, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau in Barcelona (one of the five so-called 'high-tech' hospitals in Catalonia), and Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Vic & Central University of Catalonia (UVic/UCC).
He is leading the Diabetes Research Group at his current institution, that belongs to the excellence diabetes research network CIBER of Diabetes and Associated Metabolic diseases (CIBERDEM), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, in Spain. He has published over 300 peer-reviewed articles and has contributed to multiple books. He has received the highest awards from the Spanish Society of Diabetes and the Spanish Society of Endocrinology & Nutrition. He has also served as a member in several local and international committees.
Professor Mauricio has been principal investigator of multiple research projects funded by national and international agencies. He keeps a strong interest on current clinical issues in diabetes management, including randomised clinical trials and clinical research on diabetic complications, with special focus on atherosclerotic disease and also in studies on real-world evidence.