Carlos Simón


Reproductive Medicine

Speciality: Reproductive medicine


IVI Clinic Valencia

Graduate in Medicine and Surgery by the University of Valencia, 1979-1985. Special Graduation Award, University of Valencia 1985-1986. PhD in Medicina and Surgery, UV 1986-1987. Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Hospital Clinico University of Valencia, 1987-1991. Research Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology. Depart. Obs. & Gyn, Stanford University, USA 1991-1994. Member of the Royal Academy of Medicine in Valencia since 2005. University Professor (through public competition- awarded the first place).

Care activity:

Internship, Hospital Clinic of Valencia.
Exam to become a resident medical intern in 1987, place awarded: nº 166.
Internship in Endocrinology applied to Human Reproduction, Dept. Obs. & Gyn, Stanford University Hospital/ Stanford School of Medicina, USA 1991-1993.
Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at IVI and Head of Reproductive Endocrinology at IVI since 1994.

Teaching activity:

Lecturer at the University School of Midwives, 1986-1987.
Lecturer of theory/practical of obstetric/ breast ultrasound scanning technique at the H. Clinic-UV, 1987-1990.
Lecturer at the School of Medicina (year 4), 1993-1994.
Main Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynaecologist, UV 1994-2007.
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecologist UV since 2007.
Assistant Clinical Professor, Dept. Obs & Gyn. Stanford University. USA. 2013-2019.
Assistant Professor, Dept. Obs & Gyn. Baylor College of Medicina since 2014.

Awards and merits:

Awarded the Rey Jaime I Prize, Medical Research in 2011.
Awarded the Scientific Excellence Prize in Medical Education in 2011.
Serono Symposia International Foundation.
Awarded by: SEF 1992, 2000 and 2002; SEGO (Spanish Society of Obs. & Gyn) 1997 and 1999; Society for Gynaecological Investigation (SGI) 1993, 2002, 2009, 2014 and 2015; American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2005, 2008, 2011, 2012 2013 y 2014.
Clinical Research Award, Foundation H. Clínico U.V, 2006.
6 Awards by the Foundation Salud 2000 (1996, 1999, 2001, 2005, 2010, 2015).
Award Vicente Zaragozá Orts, SEGO. CV. 1995.
Award López Sancho, UV. 1986. Award Expectativas, Soc. Valen. Diabetes (Society of Diabetes in Valencia). 2005.
Research Award “2 primeras líneas de células madre en España” . M. I. Acad. Mund. Cien. Tecnol. Educ. y Human. 2004.
Award Best paper 2003, Revista Iberoamericana de Fertilidad.
Award for the best communication in2012, ESHRE.

Research and scientific activity:

Scientific Director at IVI and Foundation IVI since 1994.
Scientific Director at the Principe Felipe Research Centre (CIPF), 2009-2011.
Director of the Valencia Nodo of the National Stem Cell Bank located in the CIPF, 2009-2011.
Editor of 14 books. He has published 372 papers in international journals with an impact of 1,641.43, a total of 12,405 quotes received and a rate of 33.35 quotes/ publication. His impact factor is h=63. He has published 98 papers in national journals.
Main Researcher in 24 research programmes authorised by public institutions and 16 authorised by International Organisations, Societies, Foundations, American Universities, Pharmaceutical Companies, etc. Speaker in 390 international conferences.
Director of 31 PhD Dissertations awarded with "Cum Laude" distinction, including 5 Extraordinary Awards, 4 International PhD Dissertations and 1 PhD Dissertation awarded by the Medical Association of Valencia. He is the inventor of 15 international patents and 1 national patent.