Vall d’Hebron Institut de Recerca- VHIR– Spain


Vall d’Hebron Institut de Recerca (VHIR) is a public sector research institute that has been created in 1994 to serve the research of the Institut Català de la Salut – Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron (ICS-HUVH), the leading hospital complex in Catalonia and one of the largest in Spain with more than 1400 beds and around 7000 employees. VHIR is a multidisciplinary biomedical research public center that aims at undertaking high quality and competitive research at international level in the field of health and life sciences in the areas of basic, clinical, epidemiological, economic, and health care services in order to favor the transfer of knowledge allowing a better diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of the health problems of our society.