The Board of Trustees is the highest body of government and representation of the Institut Guttmann. It is responsible for safeguarding, interpreting and developing the foundation’s aims expressed in its Articles of Association.
Members of the Fundació Institut Guttmann Board of Trustees:
Dr. Antoni Esteve Cruella Chair
Ms. Mònica Terribas Sala 1st Vice Chair
Mr. Josep Giralt Lladanosa 2nd Vice Chair
Ms. Núria Basi Moré Secretary
Mr. Josep Armas Pujol Vocal
Mr. Enric Botí Castro de la Peña Member on behalf of Fundación ONCE
Mr. Rubén Guijarro Palma Member on behalf of the Ajuntament Badalona
Ms. Núria Mas Canal Member
Mr. Anxo Queiruga Vila Member on behalf of the Social Council of the Institut Guttmann
Ms. Irene Rigau Oliver Member
Dr. Rosa M. Sebastián Pérez Member
Mr. Antoni Vilà Mancebo Member on behalf of the Social Council of the Institut Guttmann
Dr. Jordi Sierra i Gil Member
Mr. Josep M. Solé Chavero Member
Social and Participation Council
The “Social and Participation Council” of the Institut Guttmann is an advisory body to the Board of Trustees which includes representatives of the major associations of people with disabilities to whom their care activity is directed, related government agencies and professional experts, as well as members of the management team of the institute and a representative of the company committee.
It is a pioneering initiative in the health sector which reinforces the institute’s social commitment, and facilitates movement towards democratic ways of working with greater transparency, control, participation and collective responsibility.
The Institut Guttmann – UAB Joint Committee is the planning and monitoring body for the activities of the Guttmann University Institute of Neurorehabilitation, affiliated with the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.
Formed by three representatives of the Institut Guttmann and three from the University, the Joint Committee coordinates the relationship between both parties and has various responsibilities:
To ensure compliance with established goals.
To establish the research and teaching lines of the University Institute.
To promote the course offerings and guarantee the quality of all courses.
To promote partnerships.
To report on issues arising from the affiliation agreement.
Composition of the Institut Guttmann - UAB Joint Committee:
Armand Sánchez Bonastre Vice Chancellor of Research and Transfer, UAB
Manel Armengol Carrasco Delegate of the Rector for Relations with Health Institutions
Vicenç Fonollosa Pla Dean of the Faculty of Medicine
Joan Vidal Samsó Education Director, Institut Guttmann
Josep M Tormos Muñoz Research Director, Institut Guttmann