Creation of the Institut Guttmann Sports Club, Chairman of adapted sport at national level.
First birth of a son to a quadriplegic motherin Spain .
Start of outpatient rehabilitation in the outpatient hospital.
Creation of a neuropsychology unit.
Creation of the first Sexuality and Assisted Fertility Unit for people with disabilities in Spain.
First implantable epidural neurostimulator and intrathecal infusion pump for the treatment of spasticity.
Creation of the first Multiple Sclerosis Unit in Spain.
Start of the Children's Rehabilitation Unit during non-school hours.
Introduction of Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES).
First implementation of Sacral anterior root stimulators to control urination, evacuation and secretion.
Introduction of quadriplegic hand surgery.
The Institut Guttmann is designated a Paralympic Hospital.
Implementation of the Traumatic Brain Injury Unit.
The founders of the European Institute for Design and Disability-EIDD in Spain.
Creation of the Santi Beso Arnalot Neurorehabilitation Documentation Centre.
Implementation of the Integrated Home Services.
Constitution of the Guttmann University Institute of Neurorehabilitation attached to the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona.
Launching of the Socio-clinical Assessment and Support Team specialised in Neurorehabilitation.
For the first time in Spain, implementation of the FreeHand system for hand functionality of quadriplegic patients with high cervical injury.
Presentation of the wheelchair basketball team Institut Guttmann-FC Barcelona..
Inauguration of new Neurorehabilitation Hospital in Badalona.
Chief promoter in Spain of the concept of intensive gait training and gait rehabilitation techniques with partial suspension of body weight.
Creation and development of the Clinical Research Unit in neurorehabilitation and technology applied to disability.
Creation of the Social Participation Council of the Institut Guttmann, the first of its kind in Spain.
Agreement with Spaulding Rehabilitation Centre and Harvard University for the Spanish issue of the rehabilitation magazine "Rehab in Review."
First in Spain to incorporate the LOKOMATgait rehabilitation system .
First call for medical fellowships in Spain to obtain the Expert diploma in neurorehabilitation.
Joint Commission International Accreditation obtained.
Launching of the computer and pre-employment initiation classroom, with the support of Fundación ONCE.
Launching of the post-polio care programme, a pioneer project in Spain.
First implants in Spanish territory of diaphragmatic pacemaker and neurostimulators for the treatment of clubfoot.
Recognition as a centre of reference in neurorehabilitation by the Government of Andorra.
Diaphragmatic pacemaker implant in two children, one of which has the lowest weight in the world.
ISO 14001 Accreditation obtained, which certifies compliance with environmental protection policies in all processes of the organisation.
Accredited as a national centre of reference (CSUR) in Comprehensive Care for Patients with Complex Spinal Cord Injuries by the Consejo Interterritorial del Sistema Nacional de Salud (Inter-territorial Council of the National Health System)
Guttmann, NeuroPersonalTrainer® is certified as a medical device by the Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios (Spanish Agency for Medicines and Medical Devices).