Family Physician, Tarragona, Spain
Carl Llor was born in Reus, Catalonia in 1963. His clinical practice has spanned twenty-two years as a general practitioner within primary care settings. He is currently working as a GP in the Primary Healthcare Centre in Tarragona, Spain. In 1996 he obtained a PhD degree at University of Rovira i Virgili. In 1993 he was appointed Associate Professor of the Department of General Pathology at this University. He is a member of the General Practitioners Respiratory Infection Network (WONCA). He has been the recipient of several large research projects on respiratory tract infection in primary care. He has published many papers in peer-reviewed journals, mainly on respiratory tract infections and usage of antibiotics in primary care and delivered numerous lectures during congresses of scientific organisations in the field of general practice, infectious diseases and lung diseases.