Dr. Carola Orrego

Dr. Carola Orrego

Deputy Director at Avedis Donabedian Research Institute, Spain


Dr Carola Orrego is deputy director of the Avedis Donabedian Research Institute. Over 20 years of experience in the design, management, and coordination of projects in the field of Quality Improvement and Health Services Research. She is an associate professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) and coordinates the UAB master’s degree program on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. Her main areas of interest are focused on patient empowerment and patient safety. She has participated in several competitive research projects, including European and International. She is currently coordinating the Horizon 2020 project COMPAR-EU, co-chairing the AMEQUIS project and participating as WP leader of the Horizon 2020 PATSAFE project.

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Parallel Session: Supporting the implementation of patient-centred care in clinical settings: How to advance on patient humanization and self-management

  • 9 November, 2021
  • 15:10 - 16:40
  • Room 3