Corsino Rey, PhD, MD is a Full Professor of Pediatrics at University of Oviedo. Director of Pediatrics Department at Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias (HUCA).
He leads the Pediatric group of the Health Research Institute of the Principado de Asturias (ISPA). Member of the Academic Board of the Postgraduate doctorate program (University of Oviedo). He has a twenty-four year research period recognized by the Spanish National Evaluation of Research Activity. The quality of the transfer of research has led to significant progress in clinical practice, especially in the field of prognostic and infection biomarkers, noninvasive ventilation, prevention of nosocomial infection and patient safety.
Senior Lecturer and collaborator in the academic design of Erasmus Mundus Master in Emergency and Critical Care Nursing, (Brussels, July 2011). Director of 27 Doctoral Theses, and 22 End Master Thesis.
Member of the Spanish Group of Pediatric and Neonatal CPR. Coordinator-Instructor of Pediatric CPR Courses CPR, Instructor in Pediatric Trauma Life Support. Instructor in Pediatric and neonatal mechanical ventilation, and noninvasive ventilation. Coordinator-instructor of European Resuscitation Council pediatric courses
Former President of the Society of Pediatrics from Asturias, Cantabria and Castilla y León. Former Member of the board of the Spanish Association of Pediatrics. Former Editor in chief of the official Journal of the Spanish Association of Pediatrics, Anales de Pediatría.