His career as professor, researcher and doctor has spanned just over 55 years.Marcus M. Reidenberg is professor emeritus of Pharmacology and Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and expert in essencial medines of the World Health Organization. He was in Barcelona to give a special session organized by the Esteve Foundation for students of the…2015
If drawing up a research project to obtain funds used to be an important part in the career of all scientists, in view of today’s economical situation, this process has become essential. The Esteve Foundation therefore decided to organize a new course addressed to future health science researchers, to learn the techniques and basic skills…2015
In Catalonia, the proportion of funding for science that comes from the government is higher than in the rest of Europe. This difference is due to lower levels of private investment in R&I and of philanthropy in research centres, hospitals, and universities. Whereas foundations, individual donations, and philanthropic investors account for about 5% of total…2015
This is a legal act in which a person voluntarily agrees to participate in clinical research. Informed consent involves the application of the bioethical principle of autonomy, and also constitutes a legal requirement. However, in order for the document to be valid, the patient should have received full information from the researcher, from the objectives…
Each year, over 600 researchers working in 60 research teams belonging to French public organizations, meet for the purpose of exchanging the latest results of G protein-coupled receptors. These receptors are involved in a multitude of diseases and are the target of many modern medicines. Hence the academic world and the industry meet at this…2015
Biomedical professionals need to be able to communicate effectively in writing and in speaking. However, most professionals receive little specific training in communication skills. Science is an international endeavor, and English is the lingua franca of the international scientific community. Although Spanish biomedical professionals invest heavily in learning English, they often lack the skills in…2015
Forteza A, Gallego E, García-Martín L, Baños JE, Bosch F. Situación actual de las competencias en farmacología en los principales grados impartidos por universidades españolas. 36º Congreso Sociedad Española de Farmacología; 16-18 septiembre 2015; Valencia.
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Fundación Esteve awarded three prizes to teaching innovation for the three best works presented at the 35th Congress of the Sociedad Española de Farmacología (Spanish Society of Pharmacology), held from 16 to 18 September 2015, at the school of medicine of Universidad de Valencia. The first prize was endowed with 1,000 euros, while the two other…
Guardiola M, Bosch F, Julià MA. Standardization of entries regarding drugs in the framework of the new Catalan medical dictionary. 36th Congress of the Spanish Society of Pharmacology; 16-18 September 2015, Valencia.
The first dictionary of medical terminology in Catalan (Corachan dictionary, 1932) was published in 1930 to meet the need of having a reference when presenting and writing work in this language.Work is now being done on the DEMCAT project, the online version of the Diccionari Enciclopèdic de Medicina, which will update 70,000 entries regarding health,…