The Biomedical Research Institute Sant Pau (IIB Sant Pau) conducts research into basic, clinical and epidemiological medicine and healthcare services.Ten entities cooperate to perform high-level research into new techniques and processes aimed at improving the quality of life of patients.
Hospitals are the ideal setting to identify unmet needs and generate ideas to improve health and medical practice. IIB Sant Pau wishes to promote innovation so as to provide technological solutions to these needs and to guarantee excellence in our health care.
Innovation in biomedicine is a strategic priority for IIB Sant Pau. To this end, in 2010 the Transfer and Innovation Unit was set up to promote an innovative and entrepreneurial culture among its team of collaborators and to transfer knowledge to the business sector.
The main objective of the IIB Sant Pau Transfer and Innovation Unit is to foster a culture based on cooperation and open innovation in R+D+I, establish a clear market focus and facilitate international projection.