Dr. Maria Jose Soler, MD, PhD
Maria José Soler combines her work as an attending nephrologist in the Nephrology Service of Vall d'Hebron Hospital with also an active role in clinical research and Principal Investigator (PI) and Co – Chair of the Experimental Nephrology Group. She is the elected editor-in-chief for CKJ. She graduated in Medicine from the University of Barcelona in 1996 and got her specialization in nephrology in 2002. She has two master’s degrees in Kidney Transplantation (Open University of Catalonia, 2003) and in Hospital and Health Services Management (University of Barcelona, 2019). In 2007, she defended her doctoral thesis on experimental diabetic nephropathy and diabetic nephropathy due to Angiotensin-2 and Angiotensin- 2 converting enzyme, for which she received an extraordinary award.