The Medical Research Institute Hospital La Fe

Presentation

The Medical Research Institute Hospital La Fe (IIS La Fe) leads the research and innovation policy of the Health Department "Hospital La Fe". 

Hospital La Fe: One of the largest and best qualified Hospitals in Europe with cutting-edge clinical technologies, more than 1,000 beds, 900 physicians and 3,000 nurses, assisting a large population in the Valencian Region and acting as a reference hospital for over 40 different pathologies.

The Medical Research Institute Hospital La Fe promotes and develops quality translational research and health innovation, aimed at solving health challenges, increasing scientific and economic knowledge, and improving quality of life of society”. 

Since 2009, IIS La Fe is accredited by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation as a "Health Research Institute", in recognition of the quality of its R&D and Innovation. 

 

SCIENTIFIC MEMBERS

IIS La Fe consists of 20 accredited research groups, each of which has at least 10 members including physicians, scientists and technicians, who develop a scientific strategic plan externally evaluated. 

Moreover, several Joint Research Units with reference research institutions are part of IIS La Fe: University of Valencia, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Principe Felipe Research Centre, and Spanish National Research Council (CSIC). 

 

STRENGTHS 

  • Human capital, with a staff of over 400 researchers and managers 
  • Commitment to excellence and quality  managed with international regulations (GLPs, GMPs, GCPs and ISO)

 

SERVICE PORTFOLIO

IIS La Fe offers scientific and technological services with advanced clinical and research facilities, to undertake research and innovation programmes based on state-of-the-art biomedical science. 

SCIENTIFIC AREAS AND RESEARCH GROUPS

SCIENCE AREAS

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  Advanced Therapies

Experimental Hepatology and Liver Transplantation

Jose V. Castell Ripoll, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/experimental-hepatology-and-liver-transplantation

Heart Regeneration and Transplant

Jose Antonio Montero Argudo, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/heart-regeneration-and-transplant

Haematology and Hemotherapy- Cell therapy and regenerative medicine

Miguel Ángel Sanz Alonso, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/haematology-and-hemotherapy

  Translational Research of Prevalent Diseases and its underlying mechanisms

Joint Research Unit for Neurology and Molecular Genetics

Jordi Pérez Tur, PhD

www.iislafe.es/unidad-mixta-de-neurologia-y-genetica-molecular.aspx

 Joint Research Unit for  Cerebrovascular Research

Enrique Alborch Domínguez, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/jru-for-cerebrovascular-research

Genetics 

Francisco Martínez Castellano, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/genetics

Haemostasis, Thrombosis, Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology

Francisco España Furió, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/haemostasis-thrombosis-atherosclerosis-and-vascular-biology

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Pilar Nos Mateu, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/inflammatory-bowel-disease

Myocardial dysfunction and Heart Transplant

José Miguel Rivera Otero,

www.iislafe.es/en/myocardial-dysfunction-and-heart-transplant

Neuromuscular Pathology and Ataxias

Juan Jesús Vilchez Padilla, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/neuromuscular-pathology-and-ataxias

Molecular, Cell and Genomics Biomedicine

Jose Maria Millán Salcedo, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/molecular-cell-and-genomics-biomedicine

Respiratory Infections

Rosario Menéndez Villanueva, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/respiratory-infections

Severe Infection

Javier Pemán García, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/severe-infection

Joint Research Unit in Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroregeneration

Bonaventura Casanova, PhD / Jose Manuel García V., PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/jru-in-multiple-sclerosis-and-neuroregeneration

  Oncology and Oncohaematology

Clinical and Translational Research in Cancer

Victoria Castel Sánchez, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/clinical-and-translational-research-in-cancer

Dermatology

Rafael Botella Estrada, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/dermatology

 

Haematology and Hemotherapy

Miguel Ángel Sanz Alonso, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/haematology-and-hemotherapy

Reproductive Medicine, Perinatology and Children’s Health   

Celiac Disease and Gastrointestinal Immunopathology

Carmen Ribes Koninckx, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/celiac-disease-and-gastrointestinal-immunopathology

Perinatology

Máximo Vento Torres, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/perinatology

Reproductive Medicine

Antonio Pellicer Martínez, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/reproductive-medicine

Safety in the development and use of drugs

Allergy and Childhood Respiratory Diseases

Mª Dolores Hernández Fernández de Rojas, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/allergy-and-childhood-respiratory-diseases

Joint  Research Unit for Adverse Reactions

Miguel A. Miranda Alonso, PhD

www.iislafe.es/unidad-mixta-de-investigacion-en-mecanismos-moleculares-de-las-reacciones-adversas-a-los-farmacos.aspx

Joint  Research Unit in Experimental Hepatology

Jose V. Castell Ripoll, PhD

www.iislafe.es/unidad-mixta-de-investigacion-en-hepatologia-experimental.aspx

Pharmacogenetics

Salvador Aliño Pellicer, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/pharmacogenetics

  New Health-applied Technologies

Joint Research Unit in ICTs applied to Healthcare Process Re-Engineering (ERPSS)

Bernardo Valdivieso, PhD/Vicente Traver, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/jru-in-icts-applied-to-healthcare-process-reengineering

Biomedical Imaging Research Group (GIBI230)

Luis Martí Bonmati, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/biomedical-imaging-research-group

Joint Research Unit in Biomechanicals

Enrique Viosca, PhD/Pedro Vera, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/jru-in-biomechanicals

  Preventive and Sustainable Healthcare System  

Joint Research Unit on Endocrinology, Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics

Francisco Merino, PhD/ Jose M. Soriano, PhD

www.iislafe.es/en/jru-in-endocrinology-nutrition-and-clinical-dietetics

 

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