Javier de la Rubia Comos

Javier de la Rubia Comos

Javier de la Rubia  is Head of the Hematology Department at Hospital Universitario y Politécnico La Fe, Valencia, Spain,  as well as the Head of the Haematology Research Group (HemRG) at Health Resarch Institute La Fe (IIS La Fe). In additon, he is Professor of the Department of Hematology at Universidad Católica “San Vicente Mártir” in Valencia. After earning his medical degree at University of Valencia, he was intern, resident and subsequently completed a fellowship in Hematology at the University Hospital La Fe. He was continued as a especialist at University Hospital La Fe until 2014, when he was promoted to Head of the Hematology Department in Hospital Universitario Dr. Peset in Valencia until 2020.

Dr. de la Rubia is a member of the managing boards of the Spanish Society of Myeloma since 200. In addition, he is member of the Spanish Society of Hemtololgy and Hemotherapy SEHH , from the Spanish Grupo of Apheresis, European Hematology Association, European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, International Myeloma Society y del International Myeloma Working Group.

His main topics of interest are monoclonal gammopathies and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP), as well as thrombotic microangiopathy. He is currently a reviewer for numerous high-profile medical journals including all top hematology journals, and has authored more than 250 peer-reviewed papers, numerous book chapters, and mora than 500 communications at national and international meetings.