Dr. Isabel Giralt Sampedro
Born in 1956, graduated with medical degree from the University of Barcelona in 1981.
Began studying acupuncture in her third year of medical school, later continuing her studies in France and Great Britain, where she received certification with Dr. Radha Thambirajah in 1986. Also certified in acupuncture by the Board of Physicians of Barcelona. Master’s degree in Acupuncture from the University of Barcelona – Bosch I Gimpera Foundation.
In 1986 in Barcelona founded the ENERGIMED acupuncture clinic, where she is currently the Medical Director with a team of five other acupuncture physicians.
Has been the President of the Acupuncture Physicians Section of the Board of Physicians of Barcelona. Currently a member of the Board.
Was a member of the Master’s Teaching Commission in Acupuncture for medical school graduates of the University of Barcelona–IL3 from 1996 to 2006.
From 2007 to 2009, President of the International Council of Medical Acupuncture, an association of over 15,000 acupuncture physicians worldwide. Currently, Past-President on the Council board.
Director of the Acupuncture Master’s Programme for medical school graduates and certified physiotherapists at the University of Lleida. Editor of the “Revista Internacional de Acupuntura” for Elsevier Publishers.