Dr. Josep Dalmau, ICREA Professor of IDIBAPS, where he leads the Group Pathogenesis of autoimmune neuronal disorders, and consultant of the Neurology Department of Hospital Clínic, has been named Chair of the Autoimmune Neurology Section in the American Academy of Neurology (AAN). It is a newly created section that wants to differentiate itself from the classic concept of neuroimmunology, more linked to other types of diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis. The founders of the section are Drs. Sean Pittock, of the Mayo Clinic, and Jeffrey Gelfand, of the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). Read the rest of this entry »
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Blanca Molins rep el premi Julián García Sánchez de recerca en temes de la visió Read the rest of this entry »
Physicians from Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS and CAPSBE, awarded with the CoMB Professional Excellence Award 2016
Yesterday the Professional Excellence Prizes 2016 were awarded by the Col·legi de Metges de Barcelona (CoMB) to physicians in recognition to their career. In the present edition, six professionals working at Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS and CAPSBE have been awarded.
Last Wednesday, November 23, was held in the Auditorium La Pedrera the 5th ceremony of delivery of the Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera “Talents” Program grants, in which Hospital Clínic participates for the first time with the granting of two Scholarships. The event was chaired by the Health Minister of the Generalitat de Catalunya, Antoni Comín, who was accompanied by Ms. Marta Lacambra, CEO of the Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation; Dr. Jordi Ara, ICS North Metropolitan Area Manager; And Dr. Josep Mª Campistol, CEO of the Hospital Clínic, who was also chosen godfather of this year’s promotion.
Physicians from the Psychiatry and Psychology Department of Hospital Clinic-IDIBAPS, awarded at the SEPB congress
Physicians and researchers from the Psychiatry and Psychology Department of Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, IDIBAPS and CIBERSAM have been awarded by the Spanish Society of Biological Psychiatry (SEPB) within the Research Excellence Program. It was during the XIX Spanish National Congress of Psychiatry held last October in Palma de Mallorca. Dr. Eduard Parellada received the SEPB Reference Investigator Prize and Dr. Íria Grande, the SEPB Young Investigator Prize.
Dr. Alvar Agustí, has been elected president of the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disesase (GOLD) a global consensus about the strategy for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Dr. Agustí is Director of the Institute Clínic Respiratory at Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Head of the Inflammation and repair in respiratory illnesses IDIBAPS team, member of the Networked Biomedical Research Center for Respiratory Diseases (CIBERES) and president and founder of the Barcelona Respiratory Network (BRN).