Dr Fina Mauri is the Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at the Hospital Universitari Germans Trias I Pujol, Barcelona, Spain, where she was appointed when the Laboratory Unit was formed in 2000.
Dr Fina Mauri received her MD from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in 1982, completed her internship from Hospital Universitari Bellvitge, L´Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain, and obtained her PhD from the Universitat de Barcelona in 1992. At the Hospital de Bellvitge, University of Barcelona, she first worked in the Coronary Care Unit (1989–1991) then in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory (1992–1999).
Dr Fina Mauri’s relevant clinical research experience spans both realms of cardiology and interventional cardiology: dilated cardiomyopathy, endothelial dysfunction, IVUS, computers in cardiology, 3D reconstruction in interventional cardiology, gender-based issues in PCI, complex PCI, primary PCI among others.
In addition to her clinical research practice, Dr Fina Mauri was President of the Spanish Working Group on IVUS (Spanish Society of Cardiology) from 2003 to 2005 then President of the Spanish Working Group on PCI (Spanish Society of Cardiology) from 2006 to 2009. She has been a member of the EuroPCR Program Committee since 2014 and actively involved from the early days of the Stent for Life initiative as the first Spanish country champion before becoming an ambassador for South America and Mexico.
Since 2015 Dr Fina Mauri has held the role of “Pla director de malalties de l’aparell circulatori (PDMAC)” for the Health Department of the Government of Catalonia. She was also involved in the creation of the Catalan AMI network (CODI INFART) ten years ago and has been an Advisory Council member of the Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia (AQuAS) since 2017.
Besides being the Chair of the EAPCI Advocacy Pillar, Dr Fina Mauri held the title of the Chair of the EAPCI Women Committee (European Society of Cardiology) from 2016 through 2018 and has recently been appointed Chair of the new EAPCI Patient Initiatives Committee.
Dr Fina Mauri also works on a voluntary basis in an orphanage in Nepal where she coordinates a voluntary team of social workers.
She is the recipient of the Rotary Club Reus Award 2016 and was awarded a Grant from the European Society of Cardiology for Women Transforming Leadership program in 2016 too.