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Xavier Gallego

Reflections on innovation and transfer to market in the COVID-19 environment
Reflections on innovation and transfer to market in the COVID-19 environment 1024 576 Xavier Gallego

The situation we are currently experiencing with the coronavirus pandemic is making us see how our work has changed in 24 hours. As an innovation unit we continue to carry out innovative projects and support the innovation ecosystem, but now, in a very different situation. In this international emergency environment, the evaluation of new ideas, and the development and implementation of innovative solutions cannot take 3 years, instead they need to be ready in 15 days. All the innovation stakeholders are aligning to make this possible. In this regard, companies are now directly coming to us seeking for immediate healthcare knowledge, while in a normal environment we are the ones looking for companies with a high innovative spirit in order to partner with them. read more

Anais Medical and Nephrocloud have been presented to GEMAV, the 1st Spanish Congress on Vascular Access
Anais Medical and Nephrocloud have been presented to GEMAV, the 1st Spanish Congress on Vascular Access 1024 683 Xavier Gallego
Two innovative projects from Parc Taulí Hospital (ANAIS medical, and Nephrocloud) have been presented to the 1st Spanish congress on vascular access (GEMAV) held in Barcelona on 14-16 November 2019. Dr. Jose Ibeas, senior consultant in nephrology, vicepresident of the GEMAV, and member of the organizing committee, is leading both projects in collaboration with the industry for their development and commercialization. read more

Two Innovative Projects from Parc Taulí Hospital Awarded by FIPSE
Two Innovative Projects from Parc Taulí Hospital Awarded by FIPSE 1024 768 Xavier Gallego
Taby Diagnostics and Safety Hug are two innovative projects that have recently been awarded by FIPSE (Fundación par la Innovación y la Prospectiva en Salud en España). The grant will give the projects the financial resources to cover those expenses associated to the evaluation of the market opportunity. read more

Taby Diagnostics wins the 3rd prize of the EIT Health Cross-KIC-Business Idea Competition 2018
Taby Diagnostics wins the 3rd prize of the EIT Health Cross-KIC-Business Idea Competition 2018 1024 659 Xavier Gallego

Jointly organized by EIT Health, EIT Raw Materials, and EIT Food, the Business Idea Competition helps to improve cross-sectoral innovation performance in EIT RIS countries along the following thematic areas: 1) Food, 2) Health, and 3) Raw Materials. read more