Dr. Antoni Plasencia

Dr. Antoni Plasencia

Director General at ISGlobal, Spain


Antoni Plasència is the Director General of the Barcelona Institute of Global Health, (ISGlobal) since October 2014. He’s also Medical Consultant at Hospital Clínic de Barcelona and Associated Professor at the University of Barcelona. He leads a team of 400 people, actively engaged in improving global health through excellence in research, knowledge translation and its application. His professional activity has been dedicated to epidemiology and public health for more than 30 years, in various leading positions, combining research, teaching, practice and management activities, in different prestigious institutions, including the Center for International Health Research of Barcelona, the Public Health Directorate of the Generalitat of Catalonia, and the Public Health Agency of Barcelona. He currently co-directs the Master in Global Health (University of Barcelona). He is the Chair of the European Global Health Research Institutes Network and member of several advisory councils in the field of public health and health research.


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Parallel Session: Clinical and translational research as a way to promote sustainable and rapid access to innovation

  • 10 November, 2021
  • 11:00 - 12:30