Joan Bigorra

Director of Innovation at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona

Dr. Joan Bigorra is Director of Innovation at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona; Associate Professor at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra UPF, and Scientific Director of the Master on Leadership & Management of Science and Innovation (University of Barcelona, Autonomous University of Barcelona and University Pompeu Fabra). Managing Director of the Fundació Clínic until December 2008. Former General Manager of Novartis Pharma Spain, former Medical Director and Head of R&D of Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim and Sandoz Pharma.

Graduate and Ph.D. in Medicine by the UAB; Board Certified Specialist in Clinical Pharmacology; Diploma in Medical Statistics by the UAB and in Health Economics by the University of Tromso, Norway. PDD by IESE. Executive Education in General Management, Marketing and Finance by Harvard Business School (Boston, EEUU). Master on Biomedicine, Biotechnology and Law of the European Union, UNED.