Eduardo Tolosa obtained his MD degree from the University of Barcelona and received his neurological training at the University of Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis. Prof. Tolosa was certified as a neurologist by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry and is currently Professor of Neurology at the University of Barcelona  and  Director of the Parkinson Disease Research Program  at the University of Barcelona Hospital. He is a founding member and past president of the Movement Disorder Society. He is also past president of the European Neurological Society.  He is the recipient of the  American Academy of Neurology  2014 Movement Disorders Research Award.