Arkaitz Imaz received his MD from University of Navarra in 2002 and completed his Internal Medicine training at Vall d’Hebron Hospital (Barcelona). He obtained his PhD from the Autonomous University of Barcelona in 2012.
In 2010 he joined the Department of Infectious Diseases of the Bellvitge University Hospital where he works as a physician in the HIV and STI Unit.
He is involved in clinical research in the field of HIV and antiretroviral therapy, participating in multiple research projects and clinical trials. He also acts as reviewer in several scientific journals and has participated in clinical guidelines on antiretroviral therapy, drug resistance and HIV-associated diseases.