The Clinical Trials Agency promotes and enhances clinical trials, providing the means to develop quality research, in health centers of Cantabria and functioning as an umbrella structure comprising the different actors involved in the process.


This unit is responsible for providing methodological and scientific support to researchers, to provide comprehensive advice in the planning and execution of clinical research projects.

Also it performs tasks of administrative and economic management which includes the processing of documentation relating to the tests, specifically contracts clinical trials conducted throughout the public health environment of Cantabria.

IDIVAL also supports through its agency, administrative, computer equipment and spaces the Ethics Committee for Clinical Research of Cantabria.

DIVAL is part of the Clinical Trials Platform (Scren) of the Institute of Health Carlos IIIPlatform for Clinical Research Units and Clinical Trials, promoted and financed by the ISCIII, aims to support such trials. The Platform consists of 29 units in both public and private health centers.

Our Team

Blanca del Pozo Fernández

Technical Secretary

Blanca del Pozo Fernández
Tel.: 942 20 29 80
Ext.: 72980

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Lorena Martín Guerra 

Clinical trial technique

Lorena Martín Guerra
Tel.: 942 31 55 14
Ext.: 75514