Mrs. Dolors Bassa, Minister of Employment, Social Affairs and Family, and Mr. Rafael Ribó, Ombudsman of the Generalitat de Catalunya, both accompanied by Dr. Josep M Ramirez, Director of the Institut Guttmann, closed the 28th Institut Guttmann Technical Symposia; a scientific event, this year entitled "Empowerment, personal autonomy and neuroethics”.
2016 Sports Games of the Institut Guttmann will be held on 14th and 15th October, offering everyone, as every year, the possibility of practice different adapted sports in order to show patients the great possibilities and modalities existing to practice sport when the rehabilitation process finishes.
Tommy Robredo and the Institut Guttmann sign a collaboration agreement for the practice of this sport by the hospital patients. Adults, young and children will include, depending on their clinical evolution, tennis as part of the neurorehabilitation process.
L’Institut Guttmann presenta enguany el seu primer informe de Responsabilitat Social Corporativa, fet amb la participació i rigor dels nostres professionals, i que posa de manifest la voluntat institucional de seguir sent una organització exemplar, innovadora i capdavantera amb el seu compromís amb el bé comú, el medi ambient i el progrés social; com ho evidencia també la seva recent adhesió al Pacte Mundial de les Nacions Unides i a la iniciativa internacional de l’Economia del Bé Comú.
The Institut Guttmann, on the commitment of having a responsible attitude in all areas in which operates, assures users the accuracy and quality of all the contents of this website, through the Quality and Certification Program WMA (medical web accredited).
This Saturday 13th August, some users of the Institut Guttmann and their families enjoyed a wonderful day outdoor, practising paddle surf and getting the most of a summer, sunny day.
The activity was in Cabrera de Mar and has the collaboration of Álvaro Bayona, former patient of the Institut Guttmann and pioneering of adapted paddle surf, and also with the Cub Nàutic Cabrera de Mar.
The Catalan Association of Protocol and International Relations (ACPRI) has awarded the Institut Guttmann with the Prize 2016 for the whole series of events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the hospital and especially the organization of some events of particular significance where institutional relations and protocol have an impact or significant impact to society.
The Institut Guttmann has presented, at a press conference, together with the Minister of the Department of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Generalitat of Catalonia, Dolors Bassa, the book "Social Innovation and Disability". The publication issued to mark the 50th anniversary of the institution reflects the conclusions of the discussions carried in Girona, Lleida and Barcelona last year and in which more than 400 people with disabilities, professionals and more than twenty associations.