This initiative allows the patient to be actively involved in the assessment and monitoring of the disease itself.

The project has been awarded by the Spanish Society of Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR).

From Tuesday, May 25, until the 31st, the XXII Smoke-free Week will be celebrated. The Bellvitge University Hospital adheres to this initiative, echoing the importance of leading a tobacco-free life that allows the prevention of pathologies caused by consuming. Each year the Smoking Treatment Unit of the Preventive Medicine Service begins treatment of a number of between 400 and 500 people.

Today the Delegate Committee has approved to transfer to the Board of Trustees of the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL) the nomination of Fernando Fernández-Aranda as IDIBELL’s Scientific Director.

Yesterday the Academy of Medical and Health Sciences of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands delivered the Jordi Gol i Gurina award to Dr Daniel Podzamczer, head of the HIV-STI Unit of the Infectious Diseases Service of the University Hospital of Bellvitge, as a recognition of his professional and human career.

The Garden of Emotions is located at the entrance of the HUB's External Consultations building

It is a multidisciplinary artistic intervention presided over by a sculpture by Alfredo Sánchez

Bellvitge Hospital coordinates the Strack project, which aims to improve the quality of life of people who have overcome a stroke and prevent its recurrence.

The Baix Llobregat Primary Care Service and the Viladecans Hospital are the other two participants in the project, which proposes a new model of comprehensive patient care.