Dr. Albert Selva O'Callaghan

Institutions of which it is part

General Hospital

Internal Medicine

I've been a doctor for over 30 years now and I work at the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital.


Was born in Barcelona on May 1st, 1959. He obtained his medical degree at the University Autonomous of Barcelona in 1982, and so he did also the Doctoral Thesis at the same University in 1992. Since 2010 he is Associated Professor of Medicine, since june 2021 Full Professor. He attended to the internal resident program (MIR) at the Internal Medicine Department at Vall d’Hebron General Hospital in Barcelona from 1986 to 1990, and currently is working as a Senior Consultant and as Head at the Systemic Autoimmune Diseases Unit at the same hospital. He has been focused to the study of idiopathic inflammatory myopathy for more than 25 years and has published several relevant articles and book chapters on the field. Taking care of the patients, teaching at the University and doing research are the three main activities in regard to myositis patients he is committed to.
Albert Selva O'Callaghan


General Hospital

Internal Medicine

Vall Hebron Institut de Recerca

Main researcher

Systemic Diseases

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