EIT Health Spain has partners from five regions – Catalonia, Madrid, Valencia, Basque Country and Andalusia – offering a vibrant innovation environment with close ties between businesses, universities, university hospitals and healthcare providers who act as strong agents in the three pillars of the innovation triangle: research, education and business creation.
Our vision is to be a reference alliance in health, enhancing the prevention and promotion of active aging and improvement of the chronic patient. We work to ensure sustainability of the Spanish node and foster collaboration at both the national and international levels.
#ProtectUrLife helps head off health risks
Effort screens thousands, raises awareness of heart, bone health.
Innovative Campus summer school makes physical education inclusive
InPhysEd is all set to run in July
Peptomyc publication details preclinical validation of new inhibitor to treat cancer
EIT Health-supported team fights skepticism in its war on cancer
EIT Health and EIT Food kick off Food4Health initiative
4 March meeting to be followed by 15-16 May workshop
Dr. Cristina Bescos is new Managing Director of EIT Health Spain
She replaces Dr. Marco Pugliese, who shepherded the organisation since its founding
Read about the work of the EIT Health Spain community in response to COVID-19
Mark dates in your diary to attend our popular hackathons, bootcamps, workshops and training courses.
Discover the projects and events making headlines in our region.
See EIT Health projects involving Spanish Partners.
Leer in español: Read the online version of our Spanish-language newsletter.
Partners’ strengths: treating and managing chronic diseases, employing big data and analytics, self-managing health, overcoming functional loss, and improving the healthcare system.
Our managers, staff and our representatives on EIT Health’s Supervisory Board.
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How to get there
Parc Científic de Barcelona
Baldiri Reixac 4-8 Torre R
The El Prat airport is situated 10 km from the Barcelona Science Park (PCB).
By taxi the journey time is 20 minutes
To go by train from the airport take Line 1 of the local train service (RENFE Rodalies) as far as the mainline station “Barcelona Sants”, which has connections with the Metro system (Line 3).
To go by Metro from the airport, take L9 From Terminal 1 or Terminal 2 to “Zona Universitaria”. The ride will take 32 minutes and costs 4,5 euros one way. Take Metro Line 3 in the direction of “Zona Universitària” and get off at the last station.
Take Metro Line 3 in the direction of “Zona Universitària” and get off at the last station.
There’s a 10 minute walk from the metro station to the venue