caixaimpulseThe Caixa Impulse Innovation for Society is a program for the development of bio-health projects that will take place mainly in Barcelona, from 12 December 2016 to July 2017 (end date to be confirmed).  The “la Caixa” Foundation funded program will offer participants 23 days of face-to-face activities and around 150 hours of specialist training and workshops.

The program has opened the call for proposals in the fields of Healthcare and Medical and Life Sciences, interested in transferring research assets from the lab to society and the market.

Proposals are invited on the following themes:

  • Life Sciences: Biomathematics, Cell biology, Human biology, Biochemistry and Molecular biology, Human physiology, Genetics, Immunology, Microbiology and Neurosciences.
  • Medical and Health Sciences: Clinical sciences, Epidemiology, Forensic medicine, Occupational medicine, Internal medicine, Nutritional sciences, Pathology, Pharmacodynamics, Pharmacology, Preventive medicine, Psychiatry, Public health, Surgery and Toxicology.

Proposal applications should be presented in English before July 15th. Interested applicants should register and complete the online application form. For further information or queries contact

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Este blog cuenta con la colaboración de la Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología – Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación