The BBVA Foundation-Hospital Clínic Barcelona Advanced Research Contracts are aimed at specialists in the Health Sciences, with experience in research, who wish to further their scientific specialization by undertaking a specific project related to the strategic research lines of Campus Clínic, pursued jointly by Hospital Clínic Barcelona and Institut d’Investigació Biomèdica August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS):
- Biological aggression and response mechanism
- Liver, digestive system and metabolism
- Oncology and hematology
- Respiratory, cardiovascular and renal pathobiology and bioengineering
Clinical neuroscience These contracts, awarded annually since 2021 to candidates with a profile of demonstrable excellence, bear the names of doctors Joan Rodés and Josep Baselga, in recognition of two exceptionally innovative and transformative figures in biomedicine, whose many contributions remain present today in numerous facets of the best clinical practice and advanced translational research.