Dr. Mar Tintoré serves as the clinical Coordinator of neurology in the Neurology-Neuroimmunology Department at the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Centre of Catalonia (Cemcat) at the Hospital Vall d’Hebron in Barcelona, Spain. The Cemcat conducts clinical and basic research on MS and neuroimmunology to aid people living with MS. Dr. Tintoré serves on the Clinical Ethics Committee of the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital.
Dr. Tintoré received her medical degree and PhD from the Universitat Autònoma in Barcelona. Her PhD thesis was on endothelial cell antiendothelial antibodies in patients with MS. She completed her neurology residency at the University Hospital Vall d'Hebron and served as a deputy emergency physician at Vall d'Hebron University General Hospital in Barcelona.
Dr. Tintoré’s research interests include the initial presentation of demyelinating events, prognostic factors, pediatric MS, the gender aspects of MS, and treatment of the disease. Dr. Tintoré has authored or co-authored over 200 articles in peer-reviewed journals and has an h-index of 44. She is editor for Multiple Sclerosis Journal – Experimental, Translational and Clinical and member of the Executive Committee of ECTRIMS.