Imperial College London, London (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
As an overview, Dr. Ben-Aicha has a PhD in Medicine from the University of Barcelona, as well as research experience at the Imperial College London. Since her early stages, she has been involved in the cardiovascular arena gaining experience and knowledge in the field. Her research focus is on preventive cardiology aiming to improve therapeutics against atherosclerosis and its outcome of myocardial infarction modulating the immunological response in large animal models and human to promote translational medicine. She has won national and international honours and recognitions including the Young Investigation award (FCVB; 2018 and 2020). She is a professional member of the European Society of Clinical Investigation (ESCI) and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) where she is member of the WG of Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.