Isabel Barroeta-Espar, MD

Title: Research Fellow in Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Telephone: (617) 726-2299
Biography:

Isabel Barroeta-Espar is a neurologist and research fellow at the MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease (MIND), where she works on Alzheimer's disease. she leads a project about resilience on Alzheimer's disease and has worked with induced-pluripotent stem cells as a neurogenerative disease model.

 

Previously, Dr. Barroeta-Espar has worked with neurological patientsw at Hospital Sant Pau in Barcelona, Spain. A native of Venezuela, she graduated from Lycee Joffre in Montpellier, France, and obtained her MD at the Universidad de Los Andes, Merida, Venezuela.

Interests:

Neurosciences, literature, modern art

Publications:

Vidal-Jordana A, Barroeta-Espar I, Sainz-Pelayo MP, Sala I, Roig C. Headache and Immigration.  A Study in the Oupatient Department of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau in Barcelona. Rev Neurol 2011; 53:  275-280.

 

DaRocha-Souto B, Coma M, Perez-Nievas BG, Scotton TC, Siao M, Sanchez-Ferrer P, Hashimoto T, Fan Z, Hudry E, Barroeta I, Sereno L, Rodriguez M, Sanchez MB, Hyman BT, Gomez-Isla T. Activation of Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3 Beta Mediates Beta-Amyloid Induced Neuritic Damage in Alzheimer's Disease. Neurobiol Dis 2012; 45:  425-537.

 

Vidal-Jordana A, Barroeta-Espar I, Sainz Pelayo MP, Mateo J, Delgado-Mederos R, Marti-Fabregas J. Intracerebral Hemorrhage in Anticoagulated Patients:  What Do We Do Afterwards?  Neurologia 2012; 27:  136-142.

 

More publications may be found at www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?db=pubmed