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Friday, 30 September, 2022
On Wednesday, September 21st, the Institut Guttmann performed a nerve transposition surgery at the Neurorehabilitation Hospital located in Badalona to improve the functionality of the quadriplegic patient's hand. This neuro-orthopedic surgery allows the transfer of a preserved nerve to another nerve located below the area of ​​the spinal cord injury in order to recover the original function of the...
Thursday, 29 September, 2022
The Institut Guttmann, in collaboration with the Social and Participation Council, organizes the seminar New leaderships to promote social innovation with the aim of contributing to the preparation of new leaders in the field of disability, helping the necessary generational change in this sector and promote, within this framework, the role of women with disabilities. The seminar is inspired by...
Wednesday, 28 September, 2022
Last Sunday, September 25, took place the 4th edition of the Barber Solidari day organized by Olga Arrieta de la Fuente, barber from the town of Súria. The event brought together in Plaça Sant Joan de Súria, and barbers from all over Catalonia, and some from outside Catalonia, cut the hair of people of all ages who showed their solidarity. In addition, other companies contributed to making the day...
Tuesday, 13 September, 2022
The Conseller de Salut, Honorable Mr. Josep M. Argimon, visited the Institut Guttmann, Neurorehabilitation hospital, last Friday, July 9, accompanied by Mrs. Montse Morante, head of Cabinet and Mrs. Anna Aran, manager of the North Barcelona Health Region of the SCS. The reason for the visit was to get to know our institution and the work we do as a Neurorehabilitation Monographic Center. The...
Tuesday, 6 September, 2022
After two years stopped by the Covid, we are already celebrating a new edition of the Spinal Camp H2O, the international campus co-organized by the Institut Guttmann and the Sunnaas Hospital in Norway in which, for a week aquatic and cultural activities will be carried out, , taking advantage of the resources offered by the environment. This year, 22 people with spinal cord injury are taking part...
Monday, 5 September, 2022
The Institut Guttmann is celebrating, today 5th September, the Spinal Cord Injury Day, an international day to increase awareness and knowledge of this type of injury among citizens. This year the specific theme is: "Spinal cord injury in conflicts and disasters, how to prepare and prevent", with the aim of raising awareness of the difficulties that people with spinal cord injury have to face in...
Friday, 19 August, 2022
At Guttmann Barcelona, ​​Institute of Cerebral Health and Neurorehabilitation, the Institut Guttmann Foundation has incorporated a new service, the Clinic for Advanced Prosthetics and Neurorehabilitation, a pioneering, innovative and clearly differentiated fact that provides a comprehensive approach and treatment for the person who he needs prosthetics for the development of daily life. Only 30%...
Monday, 25 July, 2022
In 2020, in the midst of a pandemic, the first edition of the Interuniversity Master's in Neuroengineering and Rehabilitation between the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) and the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) was launched. A year and a half and 90 ECTS credits later, we already have the first generation of engineers with a Master's degree in Neuroengineering and Rehabilitation...
Friday, 15 July, 2022
You already have at your disposal a new edition of the Report - Social Balance that integrates the report of Corporate Social Responsibility of the Institut Guttmann in relation to the activity of the year 2021. A report in web format, that offers the information in an interactive, accessible and transparent way, emphasizing those most relevant events carried out by the organization during the...
Thursday, 7 July, 2022
The Minister of the Interior, Fernando Grande-Marlaska, and the General Director of Traffic, Pere Navarro, have visited the Institut Guttmann-Hospital of Neurorehabilitation, in Badalona. They visited the hospital facilities and held a brief meeting with the president of the Institut Guttmann Board of Trustees, Antoni Esteve, and members of the hospital's management team, led by the center's two...