Servicio Madrileño de Salud

Servicio Madrileño de Salud (SERMAS)

Servicio Madrileño de Salud (SERMAS) is the administrative and management structure that integrates every public hospital and other public health services of the Madrid Regional Health System. It is the legal representative (beneficiary) of the public hospital contributing to the project and has delegated authority to the relevant Hospital Foundation which will handle the financial and administrative aspects of the Hospital’s involvement in the project. The hospital foundation involved as "Third Parties making resources available to a beneficiary, special case 1" is: Fundación para la Investigación Biomédica del Hospital Universitario La Paz (FIBHULP) Hospital Universitario La Paz (HULP): is a 1328 bed tertiary university hospital belonging to the Spanish National Public Health Service, which provides medical assistance to a mixed urban and rural population of around 600,000 people in Madrid, Spain.
IdiPAZ manages all of the resources for research, development and innovation at the centre in order to contribute to the promotion and protection of the health of the population. It was accredited on 19 April 2010 by the Ministry of Science and Innovation. The accreditation of IdiPAZ recognizes the excellence of the research teams of La Paz University Hospital and the UAM, and facilitates access to official calls for public funding, both general and specific, for Health Research Institutes.

Key profiles
Ana del Prado

Ana del Prad holds a Chemistry degree, by the Autonomous University of Madrid. In addition, she has studied in 2013 the advanced management programme at IE Business School and in 2011 the senior management program in healthcare institutions, at IESE Business School. Ana has been working as a Public Health Care System professional for over ten years in Hospital Services Management. She works at the Hospital Universitario La Paz since 2003, initially carrying out tasks of Environmental Care Manager, and since 2009 she is the Associate Director General Services Management. In addition, she also counts on seven years of experience in private industry as environmental consultant in the pharmaceutical industry. She is also the President of the Spanish Association for Environmental Management in Health Care Centres.

F. Gutiérrez-Larraya

F. Gutiérrez-Larraya holds a Medical degree and a PhD degree in Pediatrics by the Complutense University of Madrid and he has the Diploma as Pediatric Cardiologist by national and international organizations. He is the Head of Pediatric Cardiology Department at Hospital Universitario La Paz from 2007. Also, he is Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Autonomous University of Madrid. He has a Master Degree in Health Management by the European Institute of Health in Madrid, a PDD Degree at IESE Business School and a Health Management Diploma by ESADE in Madrid. He has broad experience in hemodynamics and cardiology management with industry. He belongs to major professional societies, national and international and has broad experience in multiple commissions.

Mario Álvarez Gallego

Mario Álvarez Gallego holds a degree in Medicine and Surgery by the University of Alcalá de Henares, (Madrid, Spain); General Surgery Residency and Gastroenterology at the University Hospital of La Paz, Madrid (2005-2010). Since January 2010, he works as general surgeon at La Paz Hospital, within the Colorectal Unit. He has been the principal investigator of the National multicenter clinical trial CCRE-IV (Multicenter randomized clinical trial in patients with colorectal cancer with unresectable metastases; Impact of tumor resection vs. chemotherapy alone on survival).

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 ICT-35-2014 programme. GA: 644461
Coordinator Contact

Laura Sánchez Alonso

BravoSolution España S.A.

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1° planta, 28050 Madrid

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Telephone:   +34 917 870 238