Dr. de Torres graduated as a medical doctor from the University of the Republic in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1991. He completed an Internal Medicine residency at the University of Miami, and a Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at TUFTS University in Boston. From 2006 to 2019, he worked as a Consultant in the Pulmonary Department at the University of Navarra in Pamplona, Spain, where he also obtained a Doctorate Degree in Medicine. He is an accomplished clinical researcher, who was a Principal Investigator of the International Lung Cancer Screening Program (IELCAP), and the national delegate for Spain at the GOLD Guidelines committee. Dr. de Torres moved to Canada with his wife this spring to join our Division. His main clinical and research interests are COPD and lung cancer screening.
Juan Pablo de Torres