VHIR Annual Report 201

Vall d'Hebron. Institut de Recerca

Epidemiology, pharmacology, new therapies, clinical research

publications: 30

impact factor: 86.317

average impact factor: 2.877

Important transversal area with five groups. The Clinical Pharmacology group works on the effectiveness and the adverse effects of medicines in clinical practice.

The epidemiology group studies hospital epidemiology, preventive vaccines, health services and public health.

The Cell and gene therapy group aims to understand the immune aspects of hematopoietic gene therapy.

Other groups are the molecular diagnosis and therapy group related to the Blood and Tissue Bank, and the new recently created group of heath care that generates knowledge in the specific area of activity of nurse.