Institut Guttmann

Neurorehabilitation hospital

+34 93 497 77 00

Brain Health (Barcelona Brain Health Initiative)

Head of program: Dr. David Bartrès-Faz

Researchers: Dr. Alberto García, Dr. Álvaro Pascual-Leone, Dr. Eloy Opisso, Dr. Gabriele Cattaneo, Dr. Javier Solana, Dr. Josep M. Tormos, Dra. Macarena Gil

Vision

Consolidate the Brain Health research at the Institut Guttmann and position it at local and international levels.

Program Goals

  1. To develop a longitudinal study of cohorts to characterize, quantify, monitor and optimize biomedical markers, socials and environmental markers with relating to brain health.
  2. To evaluate whether a multimodal and personalized intervention program results in a better maintenance of brain health, both from behavioral and biological markers.
  3. Strategic: To incorporate and integrate advanced technologies for the study of the brain; Incorporate a panel of prestigious local and international experts; Incorporate talent with leadership capacity and fundraising; To foster strategic alliances with other laboratories.

Ongoing projects

  1. Barcelona Brain Health Initiative (BBHI)

    Project typology: No competitiu ONG 
    Funding Entity: Fund. La Caixa, Fund. Abertis
    Principal investigator: Dr. David Bartrès-Faz
    Execution 2016-2019
     

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