Jose L. PeiróJOSE L. PEIRÓ, MD, PhD, MBA.
Prof. Jose L. Peiró completed his medical education at Autonoma University of Barcelona (UAB) in Barcelona (Spain). His pediatric surgery training was performed at the Vall d’Hebron Universitari Hospital in Barcelona, where he started to work as attending. He began in 2002 a pioneer European clinical Fetal Surgery program in Barcelona, and also a new Laboratory for translational research in congenital malformations at the Research Institute Vall d’Hebron (VHIR).
In 2013, he was recruited as Endoscopic Fetal Surgery Director of the Cincinnati Fetal Center. Presently he’s an Associate Professor at the University of Cincinnati, and maintains an active clinical practice in pediatric, neonatal, and mainly fetal surgery, treating several prenatally diagnosed fetal conditions at CCHMC. In other hand, he is coordinating research in different lines of congenital malformations and fetal surgery in his Laboratory at the Center for Cellular & Molecular Fetal Therapy in Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.