Catalonia is becoming one of the main knowledge centers in the Mediterranean. To facilitate this process, Barcelona Centre Universitari (BCU) helps foreign researchers in the extra-academic aspects of their life. IDIBAPS has signed an agreement with this initiative, supported by the Government of Catalonia, the Barcelona City Council, the Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation and the universities located in Barcelona.
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IDIBAPS gives support to its foreign researchers when they arrive to Barcelona through the Barcelona Centre Universitari (BCU)
Members of the Health Connect-EU Group traveled to Brussels on June 18 to present to the European Commission (both Health and Research and Innovation General Directions) the content of the recently approved Strategic Research Agenda in Health. Health Connect-EU Group is an initiative led by the IDIBAPS which, with the support from AGAUR ACC1Ó and the Generalitat de Catalunya, includes about 60 components that work in health issues from the public and private sector: universities, hospitals, foundations, companies, research centers, technology centers, business associations and others.
This is the corporate video that was projected during the presentation of the CELLEX Biomedical Research Centre, which took place on January 10th. With the video IDIBAPS wants to summarize the diversity and potential of the research that will develop the 23 research teams working in the new facilities.
The CELLEX Biomedical Research Center has been presented, a new space where professionals from the Institut d’Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS) will continue to develop their full potential. The new center has five floors equipped for last generation biomedical research located in the south wing of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Barcelona (Casanova, 143). During the presentation the facilities were visited by the Minister of Economy and Knowledge of the Catalan Government (Generalitat de Catalunya), Andreu Mas-Colell, the Minister of Health of the Catalan Government, Boi Ruiz, the director of the UB Dídac Ramirez, the president of the private foundation CELLEX, Pere Mir, and the Vice President for Research, Innovation and Transfer of UB, Jordi Alberch, accompanied by the Director of IDIBAPS, Ramon Gomis, and other authorities. The inauguration ended with an academic session.
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El Grup Clínic també es va voler sumar ahir a la celebració ciutadana d’un dia tan especial a Catalunya com és la Diada de Sant Jordi, fent partícips als pacients ingressats de l’alegria de la tradició de la rosa i el llibre. Gràcies a la generositat de diverses editorials col·laboradores, es van repartir pels diversos centres un total de 750 exemplars, que anaven acompanyats d’un punt de llibre del Clínic amb la imatge d’una rosa.