CV Dr. Ivo Roca Luque

PERSONAL

Name: Ivo Roca Luque

Birth place and date: Barcelona, 1st of March of 1980.

Residence: Barcelona, SPAIN

 

CURRENT OCCUPATION

  • MD, Consultant of Arrhytmia Unit, Cardiology Department. Vall d’ Hebron Universitary Hospital. Barcelona, Spain.
  • MD.  Consultant of Arrhytmia Unit in Clinica Juaneda. Palma de Mallorca
  • MD. Co-director of cardiology outpatient clinic Cardioclinic Sant Cugat

 

ACADEMIC EDUCATION

1986-1993 Primary School: Montcau La Mola. Matadepera, Spain.

1993-1998 Secondary and High School:  Escola Àgora. Sant Cugat del Vallès, Spain.

1998-2004 Medical degree: Facultat de medicina de la Universitat de Barcelona. Hospital Clínic. Campus Casanova.

2005-2010 Residency in Cardiology. Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona.

2011 Cardiac Pacing and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators ICDs) Certification from EHRA (European Heart Rhythm Association).

2011 Cardiac Electrophysiology Accreditation from EHRA (European Heart Rhythm Association).

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 July 1996-1998 Logistic department of Deltalab S.A., Rubi, Barcelona.

July 1998-2005 Auditor assistant of Quality and Research Department, Industrias Aulabor S.A, Rubi, Spain. (partial time job)

 

LANGUAGES

  • Catalan: Fluent
  • Spanish: Fluent
  • English: Fluent. Certificate in Advanced in English. University of Cambridge ESOL Examinations.
  • French:  Fluent spoken. Basic written notions

CONGRESS AND COURSES

 INTERNATIONAL EVENTS

  • Cardiology World Congress. Barcelona, May 2006.
  • European Cardiology ESC Congress. Barcelona, October 2009, Munich 2012
  • Euro ECHO 2009. Madrid, December 2009
  • American Heart Association Congress.  Chicago. November 2010
  • Europace (EHRA) 2011. Madrid, June 2011.
  • Heart Rhythm Association 2012 (HRS). Boston, May 2012

 NATIONAL EVENTS

  • National Congress of Catalan Cardiology Society (SCC). Barcelona, June 2007, June 2008, June 2009, June 2010,
  • National Congress of Spanish Cardiology Society (SEC)., October Barcelona 2008, Bilbao , October 2009,  Maspalomas October 2011, Sevilla October 2012

 COURSES

  • “Fundaments in statistics in Health”. Univesitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Sept 2007-June 2008.
  • SPSS Statistic software basic course. Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, May 2008.
  • EHRA (European Heart Rhythm Association) Cardiac Pacing, ICD and Cardiac Resynchronization course. Vienna, April 2011.

 

COMMUNICATIONS and POSTERS

 INTERNATIONAL

  • I. Roca, A. Sambola, N. Fernandez-Hidalgo, B. Serra, M.T. Gonzalez-Alujas, B. Almirante, A. Pahissa, P. Tornos. “Current characteristics of patients with systemic embolism in patients with infective endocarditis”.  Scientific Poster. ESC Congress, Barcelona, October 2009
  • I. Roca, L. Dos,  A. Pijuan, J. Casaldaliga, J. Girona, D. Garcia-Dorado, “Pulmonary regurgitation and ventricular arrhythmias: beyond mechano-electrical interaction” Oral Presentation, DICE Sessions. Euro ECHO. Madrid 2009
  • I. Roca, Jaume Casaldàliga, Nuria Rivas, Laura Dos, Jordi Pérez, Antònia Pijuan, E. Nuñez, X. Millán, David García-Dorado, Angel Moya. “Atrial flutter in repaired congenital heart disease: circuit type, ablation success and manteinance of sinus rhythm in long term follow-up.” Scientific Poster. Europace, Madrid 2011.
  • I. Roca, A. Pijuan, N. rivas, L. Dos, J. Pérez, MT Subirana, A. Sarrias, J. Casaldáliga, D. García-Dorado, Angel Moya. “Long-term follow-up after ablation of intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia in repaired congenital heart disease: mechanisms, ablation success and manteinance of sinus rhythm”. Scientific Poster. Heart Rhythm Society, Boston, May 2012
  • I. Roca, N. Rivas, J. Perez-Rodon, D. Albert, Q. Ferrer, F. Gran, P. Betrian, A. Sarrias, D. Garcia- Dorado, A. Moya. “Accessory pathway ablation in paediatric patients: procedure success and long-term follow-up in 104 consecutive children in a tertiary care hospital”. Scientific Poster. ESC Congress 2012, Munich.
  • I. Roca, A. Pijuan, N. rivas, L. Dos, J. Pérez, MT Subirana, A. Sarrias, J. Casaldáliga, D. García-Dorado, Angel Moya. “Long-term follow-up after ablation of intra-atrial reentrant tachycardia in repaired congenital heart disease: mechanisms, ablation success and manteinance of sinus rhythm”. Scientific Poster. ESC Congress 2012, Munich.
  • N. Rivas, J. Casaldaliga, I. Roca, L. Dos, J. Perez-Rodon, A. Pijuan, D. Garcia-Dorado, A. Moya. “Atrial activation and location of the post-atriotomy scar in patients with corrected congenital heart disease submitted to ablation of isthmus-dependent atrial flutter”. Scientific Poster. Europace, Madrid 2011.
  • N. Rivas, J. Casaldaliga, I. Roca, L. Dos, J. Perez-Rodon, A. Pijuan, D. Garcia-Dorado, A. Moya. “Analysis of correlation between QRS morphology and duration, atrio-ventricular conduction parameters in the electrophysiological study and cardiac MR”. Scientific Poster. Europace, Madrid 2011.
  • A. Moya, A. Sarrias, J. Perez-Rodon, I. Roca, , N. Rivas, D.Garcia-Dorado, “Incidence And Clinical Impact Of Inappropriate Detection In Implantable Loop Recorders“. Scientific Poster. Heart Rhythm, San Francisco, 2011

NATIONAL

  • I. Roca, A. Sambola, J. Sagristà, “Relapsing pericarditis. Efficacy of Colchicine in recurrences prevention.” Oral Communication. SCC Congress. Barcelona. June 2007.
  • I. Roca, C. Alonso, J. Bañeras, I. Colomer, N. Rivas. A. Moya. “ Follow-up of patients with ICD and absence of structural heart disease”. Oral Communication. National SCC Congress. Barcelona June 2008.
  • I. Roca, RM Lidon, M. Gilabert, I. Ferreira, E. Bosch, F. Rueda, A. Sarrias, J. Figueras. “Women, cute myocardial infarction and reperfusion: bad prognosis or different management?.”. Oral Communication. National SEC Congress. Bilbao 2008.
  • I. Roca, A. Sambola, J. Sagrista. “Colchicine efficacy to prevent pericarditis relapses, used in first episode of acute idiopathic pericarditis: a randomized-trial.”. Oral communication. National SEC Congress, Bilbao 2008.
  • I. Roca, A. Sambola, N. Fernandez-Hidalgo, B. Serra, M.T. Gonzalez-Alujas, B. Almirante, A. Pahissa, P. Tornos, D. Garcia-Dorado. “Systemic embolism in infective endocarditis: clinical, microbiological and echocardiografical characteristics. Prognosis and predictive factors.” Oral Communication. National SEC Congress, Barcelona 2009.
  • I. Roca, A. Pijuan, N. rivas, L. Dos, J. Pérez, MT Subirana, A. Sarrias, J. Casaldáliga, D. García-Dorado, Angel Moya. “Atrial flutter in repaired congenital heart disease patients: mechanisms, ablation and long-term follow-up”. Oral communication. National SEC Congress, Gran Canaria 2011.
  • I. Roca, Nuria Rivas, Jordi Pérez, Angel Moya, Laura Dos, Antònia Pijuan , Jaume Casaldàliga, David García-Dorado. “Relation between morphology and QRS duration and atrio-vetricular conduction parameters in patients with Tetralogy of Fallot”. Scientific Poster. National SEC Congress, Gran Canaria, 2011.
  • I. Roca, Nuria Rivas, Jordi Pérez, Angel Moya, Laura Dos, Antònia Pijuan , Jaume Casaldàliga, David García-Dorado. “Circuit location in intra-atrial reentrant tachyarrhythmia in patients with congenital heart disease”. National SCC Congress, Barcelona, 2010.
  • I. Roca, Nuria Rivas, Jordi Pérez, Angel Moya, Laura Dos, Antònia Pijuan , Jaume Casaldàliga, David García-Dorado. “Intra-atrial reentrant tachyarrhythmia in patients with congenital heart disease: mechanisms, ablation ang long-term follow-up”. National SCC Congress, Barcelona, 2010.
  • I. Roca, Nuria Rivas, Jordi Perez, Axel Sarrias, Octavian Cenusa, Andreu Porta, David Garcia-Dorado, Angel Moya. “Implante de electrodos de DAI/DAI-TRC por vía axilar: seguimiento a largo plazo de 363 electrodos”. National SEC Congress, Sevilla 2012
  • I. Roca, N. Rivas, J. Perez-Rodon, D. Albert, Q. Ferrer, F. Gran, P. Betrian, A. Sarrias, D. Garcia- Dorado, A. Moya. “Ablacion de vias accesorias en pacientes pediatricos: seguimiento a largo plazo de 104 niños consecutivos en un hospital de tercer nivel “. National SEC Congress 2012
  • J. Bañeras, RM Lidón, M. Gilabert, B. Serra, I. Roca, O. Abdul-Jawad, I. Ferreira, J. Cortadellas. “Acute Coronary Syndrome: Population Analysis in a Tertiary Care Hospital” Oral Communication. National SEC Congress. Barcelona 2007.
  • G. Martí, B. García, I. Roca, I. Otaegui, N. Bellera, V. Serra, J. Angel, D. García-Dorado. “Dedicated bifurcation stent versus provisional stenting for bifurcated lesions in primary and rescue PCI”. Scientific Poster. National SEC Congress. Barcelona 2009.
  • B. García del blanco, G. Martí, N. Bellera, V. Serra, I. Otaegui, I. Roca, J. Angel, D. García-Dorado. “Security and efficacy evaluation of bare metal dedicated bifurcation stent” Scientific Poster. National SEC Congress, Barcelona 2009.
  • J. Francisco, A. Sambola, I. Roca, MT González-Alujas, N. Fenrnadez-Hidalgo, B. Almirante, D. García-Dorado. “Differences in prognosis and management in women with endocarditis in a tertiary care hospital.” Scientific Poster. National SEC Congress, Barcelona 2009.
  • N. Rivas, D. Gruosso C. Llibre, I. Roca, O. Abdul-Jawad, C. Alonso, A. Moya, D. García-Dorado. “ Quality-of-life analysis in patients with ICD with remote monitoring”. Scientific Poster. National SEC Congress, Barcelona 2009.
  • A. Sambola, N. Fernandez-Hidalgo, B. Almirante, I. Roca, B. Serra, MT Fernandez-Alujas, A. Pahissa, P. Tornos, D. García-Dorado. “Differences in prognosis and management in women with endocarditis in a tertiary care hospital” American Journal of Cardiology 2010 Jul 1;106(1):92-8.
  • A. Moya, I. Roca, J. Francisco, N. Rivas, J. Perez. “Pacing in Syncope”. Cardiol Clin 2012. Article in press
  • A. Moya, N. Rivas, A. Sarrias, J. Perez, I. Roca. “Syncope”. Rev Esp Cardiol 2012; 65: 755-765
PUBLICATIONS
  • A. Sambola, N. Fernandez-Hidalgo, B. Almirante, I. Roca, B. Serra, MT Fernandez-Alujas, A. Pahissa, P. Tornos, D. García-Dorado. “Differences in prognosis and management in women with endocarditis in a tertiary care hospital” American Journal of Cardiology 2010 Jul 1;106(1):92-8.
  • A. Moya, I. Roca, J. Francisco, N. Rivas, J. Perez. “Pacing in Syncope”. Cardiol Clin 2012. Article in press
  • A. Moya, N. Rivas, A. Sarrias, J. Perez, I. Roca. “Syncope”. Rev Esp Cardiol 2012; 65: 755-765

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • I. Roca, N. Rivas, J. Pérez, A. Moya. “Estudio diagnóstico en electrofisiologíaa en el paciente con síncope” . Manual de arrítmias y electrofisiología. Sociedad española de Cardiología, Pg 353-365. Barcelona 2010. ISBN-13: 978-84-86671-81-5

 

SCIENTIFIC ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP

  • Spanish Societay of Cardiology (SEC) since 2002
  • Catalan Society of Cardiology (SCC) since 2002
  • European Society of Cardiology (ESC) sinc 2002
  • European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) since 2011

 

OTHER INTERESTS

–      Driving License from 1999

–      Scuba Diving PADI Advanced License from 2005

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