IMIM - Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques

Lab Members

M. Victoria Puig , Ph.D.

Group Leader

Ramón y Cajal  Investigator

  • Dec 2005–Jul 2014 – Postdoctoral Researcher/Research Scientist. The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory. Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  Cambridge MA. United States.
  • Jan 2005–Nov 2005 – Postdoctoral Fellow National Institute for Physiological Sciences. Okazaki. Japan
  • Jan 2000–Apr 2004 – PhD in Neuroscience CSIC (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas)/IDIBAPS (Institut d’Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer) / University of Barcelona. Barcelona. Spain
  • 1999 – Bsc in Neurochemistry. University of Barcelona

Honors and awards

  • Oct 2014 Award: Ramón y Cajal tenure-track position
  • Aug 2014 Grant: 2014 NARSAD Young Investigator Award
  • Dec 2005 Scholarship: Postdoctoral fellowship -Human Frontiers Science Program
  • Jan 2005 Award: Extraordinary award for outstanding thesis
  • Jan 2005 Scholarship: Postdoctoral fellowship -Japan Society for the Promotion of Science


Thomas Gener, Ph.D.

  • Feb 2011–Feb 2015 - Postdoctoral Associate CRG Centre for Genomic Regulation. Systems Biology. Barcelona. Spain
  • Jan 2006–Feb 2011 - PhD in Neuroscience INA (Instituto de Neurociencias de Alicante) - IDIBAPS (August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute). Division of Clinical and Experimental Neuroscience – University of Barcelona. Alicante/Barcelona. Spain
  • Feb 2002-Feb 2006 – Research Engineer CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique). University of Paris V. UMR8119. Paris. France.

 Maria AlemanyPhD Student at University Pompeu Fabra (UPF)

  • Feb 2014–Feb 2015 –Master Student in Neuroscience (UPF) CRG Centre for Genomic Regulation. Systems Biology. Barcelona. Spain
  • 2010–2013 – Bsc Human Biology University Pompeu Fabra

  Alia Youssef PhD Student at University Pompeu Fabra (UPF)

  • Oct. 2014–Sept. 2015 –Master Student in  Pharmacy  and Pharmaceutical Technology  at UCM (Universidad Complutense de Madrid). Madrid, Spain
  • April 2006– April 2010 – Assistant Researcher  NRC (National Research Center). Cairo, Egypt.
  • Sept.2000- May 2005- Bsc in Pharmacy, Cairo University, Egypt.

 Jordi Chanovas, Student 

  • Jul 2015/16 – Aug 2015/16 – Undergraduate Research Assistant SUNY Downstate Medical Center (SUNY Downstate Summer Research Fellowship). Brooklyn NY. United States.
  • 2013- Present - Human Biology Undergraduate Student, University Pompeu Fabra. Barcelona. Spain.


Group leader:
M.Victoria Puig

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