The person in charge of this website and of the team that works in the valuation of studies on fertility is the Professor Dr. Don Jokin de Irala. Here is a brief summary of his curriculum vitae:
The professor of Irala, married and with 4 children, has a degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Navarra. He completed a Master’s degree in public health at the University of Dundee (Scotland) in 1987, obtained a PhD in medicine from the University of Navarra in 1990 and, in 2000, a second doctorate in public health at the American University of Massachusetts. At present, after obtaining, by opposition at the University of Murcia, the degree of Titular Professor of University in preventive medicine and public health, works in the teaching and research of this subject in the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Navarra
Dr. Irala has extensive teaching experience in both Spanish and American universities and participates actively in several research projects financed by public and private entities. He is an evaluator of Spanish and American research projects and his scientific contributions include a hundred papers and communications in National and International congresses, the publication of 6 books, 35 chapters of books and about 50 Articles in national and international scientific journals.
He works in the field of fertility awareness, sexual and affective education of young people and family orientation since 1983. He is an expert in methods of natural family planning, member of the European Board of the NGO “European Institute of Family Education” based in Brussels and treasurer of the Spanish Association of Teachers of Natural Family planning.