Dr. Antonio Torrelo graduated in Medicine at the Universidad Autónoma, Madrid, in 1987. He completed full training in residency program in Dermatology, Hospital Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, in 1991. He obtained her PhD degree in 1993. He served as Staff Dermatologist in the Hospital Infantil Universitario Niño Jesús, Madrid, 1992-2007, and since 2007 he is the Head of the Department of Dermatology at the same hospital.
Dr. Torrelo's career in Pediatric Dermatology spans for 25 years, and throughout this time, he has published 225 articles indexed in PubMed and 125 articles in Spanish language journals. He has contributed with chapters to the most important textbooks in Pediatric Dermatology and has been Associate Editor of the Schachner & Hansen's Textbook Pediatric Dermatology 2010 4th Edition and the Bolognia's Textbook Dermatology, 2017 5th Edition. He is currently acting as Senior Editor for 5th edition of the Textbook Pediatric Dermatology. Dr. Torrelo has served as Editor-In-Chief for the journal Actas Dermosifiliográficas 2004-2008 and and is currently Associate Editor of the journal Pediatric Dermatology.
Dr. Torrelo has also served as President of the Grupo Español de Dermatología Pediátrica and of the International Society of Pediatric Dermatology (2003-2017).