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Health, applied Medical Technologies, Diagnostics and Therapies

Health, applied Medical Technologies, Diagnostics and Therapies in a few numbers

Presentation of Health, applied Medical Technologies, Diagnostics and Therapies

The development and fostering of a stronger health system is important for ORs regions due to their distance from Continental Europe and isolation. Likewise, ORs can contribute to the development of R&I related with tropical disease and so on, and being an strategic referent for Third Countries neighbors  because of their geographic location and their geostrategic positioning.

Some scientific domains of expertise and policy objectives are:

  • Study of tropical diseases
  • Development of tools for diagnosis
  • Monitoring and treatment of diseases
  • Pharmacology
  • Public health and Clinical medicine
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Epidemiology and health risk management
  • Health and demographic change
  • Obesity, diabetes and metabolic diseases prevention
  • Nutrition and health education
  • One health approach
  • Study of tropical infectious diseases