Extraordinary call for research support technicians training program TEC-VAL open until June 17

19 de May de 2023

An excellent opportunity to train in the clinical trials unit of Hospital Valdecilla, a reference unit in clinical trials in northern Spain, which has a team of highly experienced professionals. In the ordinary call TEC-VAL has been a vacancy so this program is reconvened with the same rules as the previous one. The training program […]

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IDIVAL leads a multicenter study on axial spondyloarthritis disease

8 de May de 2023

The results of the latest study will allow progress to be made in the design of specific strategies for the management of cardiovascular risk according to sex. The ‘Immunopathology’ group of the Marqués de Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL) coordinates a multicenter study with a dozen Spanish hospitals to investigate cardiovascular risk in patients with […]

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Around 200 people from all over Spain debated innovation in the field of healthcare

5 de May de 2023

Artificial intelligence, intra-entrepreneurship and big data were some of the key topics of the ` I National Forum on Innovation Management in Healthcare The Marqués de Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL) together with the Ministry of Health of the Government of Cantabria organized on April 28 the 1st National Forum on Innovation Management in Healthcare […]

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Dr. Francisco Sánchez Madrid, member of IDIVAL’s external board, receives the Robert Koch research award

Francisco Sánchez Madrid, member of IDIVAL’s External Council and Head of the Immunology Service of the Hospital Universitario de La Princesa has received the Robert Koch Award 2023. The immunologist and professor at Harvard University in Boston, Timothy Springer, has also been awarded this prize for their important joint research in Immunology. Both were pioneers […]

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Progress Reports Valdecilla

4 de May de 2023

A program in which new researchers from the health sector in Cantabria present the progress of their research. On May 10 we will have the presentations of Camilo Palazuelos Calderón and Amaya Llorente Mecieces, within the Progress Reports Valdecilla program. The session will be held in the Innovation and User Experience Laboratory – Linnux at […]

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United for a Challenge’ collaborates one more year with IDIVAL’s Alzheimer’s research

These donations are destined to study Alzheimer’s markers to detect people at high risk of suffering from this disease in the future. IDIVAL has received one more year the visit of Oscar Negrete and Fernando Cerro from the association ‘Unidos por un Reto’ to make a donation of 800€ that will be destined to Alzheimer’s […]

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Forum Rare Diseases in Adults

A forum organized by IDIVAL and given by world renowned experts who will present advances in the field of rare diseases.   The next module of the International Forum on Precision Medicine will begin next Monday, May 8, and will review the different lines of research in the field of rare diseases. A forum mainly […]

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Blood test could detect and monitor rare neurodegenerative disease SCA3

3 de May de 2023

The results open the possibility of using 5 genes identified as markers that correlate with the severity of the disease in the brain. The `Neurodegenerative Diseases´ group of the Marqués de Valdecilla Health Research Institute (IDIVAL) led by Dr. Jon Infante Ceberio has participated in a european multicenter study with the aim of identifying genes […]

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New study reveals genetic causes of patients with reduced phosphorus levels

20 de April de 2023

The research team from IDIVAL, HUMV and Sierrallana Hospital indicates that the results could help to prescribe the appropriate treatment and prevent complications. Identifying the causes of the decrease in the concentration of phosphorus in the blood was the main objective of the study carried out by the research team belonging to the Marqués de […]

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IDIVAL’s PRIM-VAL call for research projects in primary care is now open

10 de April de 2023

Applications may be submitted until 10 May at the following link   The PRIM-VAL call seeks to promote IDIVAL’s primary care research and innovation by partially or fully funding projects developed in this field. Project requirements Research and innovation projects will be considered on topics related to the field of primary care, preferably patient care, […]

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