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Faculty of Health Sciences
Antoni Baena Garcia
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He holds a doctoral degree in Psychology from Ramon Llull University (URL), an official llicenciatura degree in Psychology from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), and is a specialist in the treatment and control of tobacco addiction with over twenty years' experience.


He has worked in the Smoking Unit at Barcelona's Hospital Clnic and the Smoking Unit at Bellvitge Hospital on remote treatment projects for smokers. He was project manager of the Tobacco Control Unit of the Catalan Institute of Oncology, involved mainly in the qTabac project to advise professionals on tobacco addiction and principal investigator of a study on the treatment of tobacco addiction in cancer survivors using social media (FIS PI16/01766 grant). He is a member of the Psychology and ICT Committee of the Official Association of Psychologists of Catalonia.


He has extensive experience in training health professionals in the specialized treatment of tobacco addiction. He has published numerous scientific papers and taken part in national and international conferences; he has also published articles on ICT and tobacco.


He is currently a professor at the UOC Faculty of Health Sciences.