|Date (year) of establishment:||2013|
|Head of the UNIT:||Dr. Benjamín Herreros, MD, PhD, MSc in Bioethics
DIRECTOR, Francisco Vallés Institute of Clinical Ethics, Madrid, Spain
ATTENDING PHYSICIAN, Department of Internal Medicine, Fundación Alcorcón University Hospital, Madrid, Spain
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, Legal Medicine, Medical School of the Complutense University, Madrid, Spain
|Executive Directors:||- EXEC. DIRECTOR FOR RESEARCH:
Emanuele Valenti, PhD, MSc Bioethics
Deputy Director of the Francisco Vallés Institute of Clinical Ethics. Lecturer, Department of Clinical Medicine and Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Universidad Europea, Madrid, Spain
|- EXEC. DIRECTOR FOR CLINICAL ETHICS AND EDUCATION:
Diego Real de Asúa, MD, PhD, MSc in Bioethics
FELLOW in Medical Ethics, Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, United States of America
MEMBER, Francisco Vallés Institute of Clinical Ethics, Madrid, Spain
|Steering Committee Members:||Fernando Bandrés, MD, PhD
Prior Dean, Medical School, European University, Madrid. Full Professor, Department of Biomedicine, European University. Professor, Dept. Legal Medicine and Toxicology, Medical School of the Complutense University, Madrid. Co-Director, Marañon’s Chair, Ateneo de Madrid.
|Miguel Sánchez, MD, PhD, MSc Bioethics
Professor, Bioethics, Medical Humanities and History of Medicine, Medical School, Complutense University, Madrid.
|Andrés Arriaga, PhD, MSc in Bioethics
Full professor, Department of Psychology, Universidad Europea, Madrid.
|Carlos Mur, MD, PhD
Manager, José Germain Psychiatric Institute, Leganés, Madrid. MSc in Legal and Forensic psychiatry, Complutense University, Madrid. Former fellow in Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital, Nueva York. Healthcare Management International Program, IESE. Lecturer, Department of Biomedical Sciences, European University, Madrid.
|María Jesús Pascual, MD, MPH
Communication Unit, Health Division, Madrid’s City Council. Lecturer, Health Communication MSc program, Complutense University, Madrid.
|Tayra Velasco, RN, PhD
Adjunct lecturer, Nursing Department, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain. Nurse, Intensive Care Unit, Clínico San Carlos University Hospital, Madrid, Spain
|Cristina Coca, PhD, MSc in Bioethics, MSc in Social Gerontology
Clinical psychologist, La Paz University Hospital. Lecturer in Postgraduate Courses, Faculty of Psychology, Autónoma University, Madrid, Spain
|Beatriz Moreno, PhD, MSc. in Bioethics, MSc. in Psycho-Oncology
Coordinator, Clinical Psychology Unit, La Fuenfría Hospital, Madrid, Spain
|José Miguel Hernández, PhD, MSc in Bioethics, MSc in Humanitarian Medicine
Founding member and present president of the Clinical Healthcare Ethics committee at Rey Juan Carlos University Hospital, Mostoles, Madrid.
Veterinary Surgeon. Certified Expert in Mitigation and Adaptation of Climate Change (Swedish Meteorological and Hidrological Institute), Master in Bioethics (University of Comillas-Madrid). Master in Rural Development (Xaverian University), Master in Virology (Complutense University of Madrid). PhD student, Department of Toxicology and Health Law, Faculty of Medicine, Complutense University of Madrid.
|Eduardo Pacios, MD, PhD
Radiation Oncologist with a great interest in bioethics and medical humanities, as well as university teaching and translational research. I have carried out a doctoral programme in oncology and several Master´s programmes in diagnostic and therapeutic oncology, clinical research and healthcare administration.
|Address:||Instituto de Ética Clínica “Francisco Vallés”
at the Universidad Europea, Plaza Francisco Morano S/N, 28005 Madrid, Spain