The professionals of CDB carry out considerable innovative research activity in Hospital Clínic, itself, and in the August Pi i Sunyer Institute for Biomedical Research (IDIBAPS). As well as developing their own specialized research projects, the CDB investigators provide collaboration and advice on numerous projects led by researchers from other national and international centers. Furthermore, they develop projects related to research and technological advances in cooperation with leaders in the industry. CDB promotes a research model that is closely related to clinical problems in order to provide knowledge and solutions that will improve the care of our patients. This close relationship between the clinical setting and research enables fast transfer of new information into practice and provides first-line guidance to our partners. The CDB investigators are funded by numerous foundations and national and international agencies, and by contracts and agreements with leading companies in the health sector.
Research Coordinator: Dr. Ginés Escolar