Dr Teixido-Tura is a cardiologist specialized in cardiac imaging and aortic diseases. She coordinates the Marfan Unit at Hospital Vall d’Hebron in Barcelona, which is a reference unit for these diseases in Spain, and member of VASCERN (European Reference Network in rare vascular diseases). Her main research activity is related to aortic diseases with a special focus on imaging (echocardiography, magnetic resonance, and CT) and genetic aortic diseases.