The Dermatology Departments of Valdecilla, Sierrallana and Tres Mares are studying an alternative treatment for androgenetic alopecia

13 de May de 2024

Microinjections with the drug dustaterida improve hair density and diameter, have no adverse effects and reduce side effects compared to current oral treatment. A research team from the Dermatology Department of the Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital (HUMV), the Sierrallana Regional Hospital and Tres Mares Hospital are studying a new treatment for patients with hair […]

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IDIVAL organizes a round table focused on the use of artificial intelligence in the health care environment

10 de May de 2024

The event will take place on May 21 at IDIVAL’s facilities The Marqués de Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL) is organizing a round table discussion entitled “Artificial intelligence: how can we use it in the healthcare environment” on May 21. The initiative will take place in person at the IDIVAL headquarters at 13:30h and will […]

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The XIV Conference on Quality and Patient Safety will give visibility to the projects and experiences developed by healthcare professionals

8 de May de 2024

Promoting patient safety culture is the aim of the conference organized by the Cantabrian Service on May 15 and 16 at HUMV On May 15 and 16, the XIV Conference on Quality and Patient Safety will be held, an activity organized by the Subdirectorate of Care, Training and Continuity of Care of the Cantabrian Health […]

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Registrations for the 26th National Call for Research Projects “Enfermería Valdecilla” are now open

Projects can be submitted in two categories until June 30. The Marqués de Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL), in collaboration with the Nursing Department of the “Marqués de Valdecilla” University Hospital (HUMV) has published the rules of the 26th National Call for Research Projects “Nursing Valdecilla”. The aim of this call, funded by the Caja […]

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IDIVAL evaluates the activity of its research groups in its External Scientific Council

6 de May de 2024

This advisory body meets regularly and ensures the scientific quality of the institute. The members of the External Scientific Council of the Marqués de Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL) met last week at IDIVAL and online in order to evaluate the activity of some research groups of the center, as well as to monitor the […]

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Single-parent families have lower incomes, poorer physical health or weaker supportive relationships according to a study by IDIVAL’s Health Economics Group

30 de April de 2024

The conclusions obtained in the research could help design policies to address the difficulties of this type of families. A recent study published in the international Journal of Family and Economic Issues by the Health Economics Group of the Marqués de Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL) explored economic circumstances, lifestyle factors (obesity, smoking and alcohol) […]

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Cantabria joins the European FAITHFUL project for early detection of heart failure with artificial intelligence

23 de April de 2024

1.7 million, the project will run until the end of 2025 and will involve leading international institutions in the sector.  The FAITHFUL,  innovation project consortium, led by the Spanish startup Idoven, thanks to the support of EIT Health, has just launched the development of a technological solution that aims to prevent 4 out of 10 […]

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IDIVAL supports late-stage innovation projects that show potential for transfer to the National Health System

22 de April de 2024

Registrations for the DTEC-VAL programme are open until 10 May. The Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL) is once again launching the DTEC-VAL programme to support the Development of Health Technologies, a call for applications as part of the Programme of Aid for the Promotion of Biosanitary Research (PLADIBIO). The aim of the DTEC-VAL programme is […]

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Los Corrales de Buelna will host the XIV Solidarity Walk ‘We fight for life’

9 de April de 2024

The funds raised in the walk will be used for research at IDIVAL This Sunday, 7th April, the XIV Solidarity Race ‘Luchamos por la vida’ will take place in Los Corrales de Buelna, which has become one of the most popular sporting events in Cantabria. This initiative allows funds raised to be donated to various […]

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IDIVAL’s Competitive Intensification Programme for Researchers is now open

Applications may be submitted from 1 April to 1 May. The programme to intensify the healthcare activity of medical or nursing staff is now open until 1 May. This is a call for applications with the aim of freeing up staff with a high research and/or innovation workload, by means of part-time or full-time substitution […]

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