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Leonardo De La Torre

Co-creation, Collaboration, Community: The InSPIRES Kick-Off Meeting

Communications

Co-creation. Collaboration. Community . The words projected on the wall were big, and getting bigger. Innovation. Change . A few minutes earlier, we had been asked to think about the topic “Science Shops 2.0”. Work networks. Interactive, inclusive processes . Gradually, we...

Gonzalo Fanjul

Diario de un rodaje con El Intermedio en Mozambique

Communications,Malaria

Gonzalo Fanjul , director de Análisis, y Marta Solano , técnica de comunicación de ISGlobal Acompañamos a El Intermedio a conocer el trabajo del CISM y de muchas personas e instituciones clave que están cambiando el presente y el futuro de Mozambique Un equipo del programa El...

Marta Solano

These Were Our Most Popular Tweets in 2016

Communications

As we told you in one of our most recent posts, 2016 was an eventful year in global health . And it was also an eventful one for ISGlobal. With the incorporation of CREAL, we embarked on a new phase, broadening the scope of our work from infectious diseases to include chronic noncommunicable...

Raül Toran

¿Por qué divulgamos ciencia?

Communications

Los investigadores estamos convencidos que hay que acercar la ciencia a la sociedad . Esto lo podemos hacer mediante la comunicación científica -a través de notas de prensa, entrevistas con los medios de comunicación, etc.- y con actividades y proyectos de divulgación científica . Pero, ¿por...

Aleix Cabrera

ISGlobal Shares Research and Knowledge with the General Public During the #OpenPRBB

Communications

[This post has been written by  Aleix Cabrera and  Raül Torán ] At least one day per year, science changes the lab coat for casual street clothes, and the pipettes, the test tubes and other instruments abandon the laboratories to reach curious onlookers and biomedical research...

Raül Toran

La ciencia también se explica en los bares

Communications

Desde siempre, a las personas nos ha gustado contar y escuchar historias. Y una buena forma de hacerlo es estar en un ambiente distendido rodeado de científicos para hablar de diversos campos de la ciencia como la neurociencia, la química, la física y la astronomía, la biología humana y la...

Enric Grau

A Few Buckets of Ice Cold Water

Communications,Training & Education

This summer, we were entertained with numerous videos of famous and not so famous people emptying buckets of ice cold water over their heads and challenging others to do the same in all kinds of situations ( #ALSIceBucketChallenge ). All of these people and this activity generated more...

Beatriz Fiestas

#ObjectHealth: 15 Capsules to Denounce a 30-Year Gap

Communications,#ObjectHealth

#ObjectHealth is a three-week campaign to make known some of the major health problems that affect our world today Spain and Mozambique are separated by 30 years: three decades that you gain if you are born in Spain, three decades robbed from you by fate if you happen to be born in Africa....

Olivia Blanchard

30 de septiembre, 30 años trabajando en Salud Global

Communications

A veces cuesta encontrar el momento para hacer una pausa y echar la vista atrás, para reflexionar, y celebrar todo lo vivido y conseguido. Para aquellas personas que trabajan en el ámbito de la salud global en el Hospital Clínic de Barcelona y en ISGlobal, ahora es el momento de hacerlo. Y es...

Pau Rubio

Could I Have Chagas Disease?

Communications,Chagas

Twenty years ago, even doctors in Spain knew nothing about Chagas, a disease caused by infection with the Trypanosoma cruzi parasite. It was not so much a forgotten disease as one that had never existed. Endemic in parts of Latin America, Chagas disease was basically...

Nota: Las personas que integran ISGlobal persiguen ideas innovadoras con total independencia. Las opiniones expresadas en este blog son, por tanto, a título personal y no necesariamente reflejan el posicionamiento institucional.

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