Role: European procurer
The ‘Fundació Parc Taulí’ (FPT) is the entity responsible to manage R+D+I around the Hospital activity from the Corporació Sanitària Parc Taulí (CSPT).
Recognized as University Institute affiliated to the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) since 1999, the FPT activity is oriented toward improving healthcare, aiming to facilitate the CSPT professionals’ work and R+D+i. Its main objectives are to promote, encourage, foster, and disseminate research, training, and teaching projects carried out by professionals working at the centres, services, and facilities of the Hospital Corporation CSPT, in Sabadell city where it is placed and around its reference area.
In the regard of R+D+I promotion, it enhances, promotes and impulse research and innovation projects, providing economic and administrative management for researchers, as well as assistance in the search for financing for scientific and medical research. In this sense, FPT is highlight to manage the EU collaborative project of CSPT, such the 7th frame program initiatives.
With the objective to reinforce biomedical teaching and training, both for established professionals and those new to the field, the FPT carries out numerous activities such as continuing education, undergraduate and postgraduate courses, grant assignment, and the organization of numerous scientific acts.