Oscar Lorenzo, PhD

Principal Investigator
Cardiovascular Research Laboratory
IIS-FJD Hospital
Autonoma University
University City Cantoblanco
28049 Madrid, Spain


Dr. Lorenzo received his PhD in 2001 at the Autonoma University (Madrid). Currently, he is working as Principal Investigator in the Cardiovascular Research Laboratory at the IIS-FJD Hospital in the Autonoma University. His research has included studies in hypertension and diabetes effects on the cardiovascular system. Based on this research and fellowship training he has received several awards and honours, such as: BIAL European Awards in 2000. He is serving as expert reviewer for journals like International J Cardiology, J Mol Cell Cardiol, Cardiovasc Diabetol, J hypertension, Am J Physiol Heart.

Research Interest

His research interests include: Hypertension and diabetes effects on the cardiovascular system.

Scientific Activities


• Member of national societies and networks of Diabetes and Cardiology


• (2000) BIAL European Awards
• (2011) Professor of Research


He has authored more than fifty research articles/books.