Maria Guarino, ciTechCare Coordinator, is part of the Executive Committee of the research center of Leiria Hospital Center. As a member of this team, Maria Guarino will have as main function the promotion of the connection to academia, fostering interinstitutional relations, which will allow the organizations involved to benefit from a shared scientific culture.
There are 10 elements that constitute the Executive Committee of this research unit, from different areas of clinical research, such as public health, pneumology, surgery, internal medicine, mental health, pharmacology, among other fields of action.
The principal mission of this team will be the data update related to research projects, clinical trials, papers, presentations, and questionnaires applied, or developed in CHL within the scope of its qualification.
The CHL research center aims to enhance the incentive to the growth of research and innovation projects, and to promote scientific and technological knowledge, through a network of academic, pharmaceutical and medical devices industry and health units partnerships of the CHL area of influence (ACES and ARS Center).