Dr. Josep Vidal Alaball

Dr. Josep Vidal Alaball

Head of the Central Catalonia Research Unit at Institut Català de la Salut / CAMFIC, Spain

Biography

PhD in telemedicine, he currently works as a family doctor and is the Head of the Research and Innovation Unit in Primary Care of Central Catalonia, where he coordinates a team of clinical researchers focused on research and innovation in health services, mainly oriented to improve the efficiency of primary care services. He is part of the PROSAARU research group (Health Promotion in the Rural Area) where he leads the line of research on new technologies and telemedicine. He is adjunct professor of Medicine at the University of Vic – Central University of Catalonia and member of EURIPA, the European Association of Rural Doctors and of the assembly of the WONCA Working Group on Rural Practice