I Workshop on Nanomedicine UAB-CEI (05/06/2012)



Under the framework of the Campus of International Excellence, the UAB-CIE project organised the I Nanomedicine Workshop. The workshop was held on 5th June at the convention centre of the Hotel Campus of Bellaterra (Barcelona). The objective of the activity, was to present the strategic opportunities existing in this field and to promote research and innovation among researchers of the various UAB-CIE member institutes.

Guest speakers included:

Dr Patrick Boisseau, representative of the European Technology Platform on Nanomedicine,

Dr Rogerio Gaspar, researcher at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Lisbon and at the iMed.UL research centre,

Professor Josep Samitier, coordinator of the Spanish Platform on Nanomedicine and researcher at the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia,

Joan-Albert Vericat, from the Noscira biopharmaceutical firm,

Dr Simó Schwartz, from the Research Centre in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology for Nanomedicine (CIBBIM-Nanomedicine) of the Vall d'Hebron Research Institute.

Several researchers from the UAB-CIE aggregation institutes also participated presenting their research results.There was a networking session and a poster presentation on projects being carried out with the objective of obtaining feedback on their results from other workshop participants.

RADDEL network attended this event through representation of ICMAB-CSIC, presenting a poster explaining the origin of the network, partners participating in the project, and its main objectives. The Workshop program is available here.