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Collaboration between Hospital de Barcelona and the city’s university

Both entities sign an agreement to carry out teaching activities.

The Hospital de Barcelona and the University of Barcelona (UB) presented in April the agreement signed between both institutions to carry out joint teaching and training activities.

Within the framework of this collaboration, some twenty students from the degrees of Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing and Human Nutrition and Dietetics carry out teaching activities at the hospital. Preserving privacy and respect for the patient at all times, students can be trained, among other areas, in radiology examinations; in medicine related to the digestive system; in the intensive care unit and in the coronary unit; as well as outpatient surgery, general surgery, traumatology and vascular surgery, digestive and respiratory endoscopy and hospital pharmacy.

For the Hospital de Barcelona, ​​collaboration with a prestigious university is an important part of the extensive teaching program of the center. Likewise, it is a commitment to the competence and qualification of future health professionals, since it offers practical experience in a real clinical environment, under the supervision of experienced hospital professionals. In addition, it promotes research and innovation at the center, placing it at the forefront of knowledge, medical practice, and clinical excellence.