Catalan, Daniel





Dr. Daniel Catalan-Matamoros, PT, MPH, MBA, PhD is currently an associate professor in the University Carlos III of Madrid. His PhD examined the effectiveness of physiotherapy in mental health services, including a RCT on the application of Basic Body Awareness Therapy in people suffering from eating disoders. Dr. Catalan-Matamoros is the President of the Spanish Association of Physiotherapists and the Project leader for the upcoming 6th International Conference on Physiotherapy in Psychiatry and Mental Health which will be organised in Madrid in 2016. Moreover, he gained a broad international professional experience in the public health field after his work in the World Health Organization, the Spanish Ministry of Health and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control.


Subgroup seminar: Mental Health (IOPTMH) (Chair)