Thursday April 02nd, 2009

Hospital Clínic Acknowledges the Work of Employees who Retired in 2008

Clínic employees who retired in 2008

On 30 March, the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Barcelona hosted the function to acknowledge the employees of Hospital Clínic who retired in 2008.
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Blood Donation Marathon at Hospital Clínic

Blood donation marathon in Hospital Clínic on 25 and 26 March

All day on 25 and 26 March, the Blood and Tissue Bank organized the blood donation marathon in Hospital Clínic de Barcelona. The event was especially aimed at university students, users of the hospital and their family members.
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Wednesday April 01st, 2009

Activation of the Prefrontal Cortex Improves Working Memory

Dr. Albert Compte leads the study on working memory

Working memory or short-term memory is related to the ability to pass intelligence tests and is stored in the parietal cortex. However, the role of other areas of the cortex which are activated during use of visual memory is poorly understood. An IDIBAPS team has programmed a complex virtual system that simulates a network of neurons, according to which the prefrontal cortex reinforces the activation of the parietal cortex. This makes is possible to increase the working-memory capacity when necessary. This hypothesis is confirmed by functional magnetic resonance data.

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Catalonia Joins the Fight Against Colon and Rectal Cancer

Last March 31th Hospital Clínic and Hospital del Mar did organize the workshop against colon and rectal cancer

On the occasion of Colon and Rectal Cancer (CRC) Prevention Day, held on 31 March throughout Spain, Hospital del Mar and Hospital Clínic de Barcelona jointly organized the Conference on Prevention of CRC in Catalonia, which took place at Hospital Clínic on the same day, with the presence of different people from many scientific, political and social organizations.

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Thursday March 26th, 2009

Online Encounter With Dr. Elias Campo

El Dr. Elies Campo ha estat avui al xat de Diario MédicoDr. Elias Campo, director of the Center for Biomedical Diagnosis (CDB) of Hospital Clínic de Barcelona was invited today, 26 March, to the “Encuentros Digitales” chat section of Diario Médico, an open participation space, where he answered the questions posed by the online users of this specialist publication. You can access the transcription of the chat via the following link: Diario Médico.

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Wednesday March 25th, 2009

Dr. Belenes Talks About Hospital Clínic and the Current Health Care System in ‘Redacción Médica’

El Dr. Belenes va ser entrevistat per 'Redacción Médica' el passat 16 de març

Dr. Raimón Belenes, Director of Hospital Clínic, was a guest on “Los Cafés de Redacción” of the online specialist newspaper “Redacción Médica” on 16 March, where he talked about the current state of the hospital and gave his view of the hottest topics in health care management in Catalonia and Spain.

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