Dr. José Ángel Cabrera Rodríguez

Head of Cardiology at Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital
Clinical area

A nationally- and internationally-renowned cardiologist, Dr. Cabrera Rodríguez is an expert in the field of percutaneous treatments for cardiac rhythm disorders, especially atrial fibrillation. He is Head of Speciality at different Quirónsalud centres and a Professor at the European University of Madrid. He has published over 80 articles and book chapters, and he has given over 400 presentations and lectures at national and international congresses. Furthermore, he is a member of different associations and institutions.

Professional experience
  • Head of Cardiology at Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital (2006-present).
  • Head of Cardiology at Quirónsalud Ruber Juan Bravo Hospital (2013-present).
  • Head of Cardiology at Quirónsalud San José Hospital (2013-present).
  • Associate Head of the Arrhythmia Unit and Director of the Electrophysiology Laboratory at the Jiménez Díaz Foundation in Madrid.
  • Director of the Arrhythmia Unit at the Cardiology Department, Nuestra Señora del Pino University Hospital, Las Palmas (1998-2000).
Membership in scientific societies
  • Member of the Spanish Society of Cardiology.
  • Member of the Arrhythmia Division of the Spanish Society of Cardiology.
  • Member of the European Society of Cardiology.
  • Member of the Working Group on Arrhythmias - European Society of Cardiology.
  • Member of the European Heart Rhythm Association.
  • Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC).
  • Member of a Spanish research team. Action Programme integrated between Spain and the United Kingdom.
  • Member of a Spanish research team. Action Programme integrated between Spain and Austria.
  • Participation in the clinical commission and protocol of the study of AZIMILIDE versus SOTALOL for the programmed fibrillation of patients with atrial fibrillation (2001-2003).
Research and teaching
  • Professor at the European University of Madrid, where he is in charge of Basic, Clinical and Translational Cardiology (2009-present).
  • Professor of Cardiology at the Autonomous University (2000-2006).
  • Fellowship Program Director of the North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology (Heart Rhythm Society) (2000-2006).
Languages for clinical practice
  • Spanish
  • English