Organization

Governing Council

Presentation
All the organizations that are part of the IDIS are represented in this body:

  • President: The Head of the Galician Department of Health, or the Director of the General Directorate of Health Insurance and Planning
  • Vice-President: the Chancellor of the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC) or the Vice-chancellor for Research and Innovation.
  • 6 Members: 3 appointed by the Galician Department of Health y another 3 appointed by the chancellor of the USC.
  • Scientific Director, having a say, but no vote in the sessions of the Governing Council.
  • Secretary: this position is shared by 2 members of the Governing Council or held by a person appointed for this purpose. In this case, this person has a say, but no vote. The secretary attests to the agreements adopted and is the custodian of the administrative documentation.
Composition
  • President: Julio García Comesaña. Head of the Galician Department of Health.
  • Vicepresidente: Antonio López Díaz. Chancellor of the University of Santiago de Compostela
    Members:
  • Julián Álvarez Escudero. Dean of Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry of the University of Santiago de Compostela.
  • Ángel Carracedo Álvarez. Full Professor of the Department of Forensic Sciences, Pathological Anatomy, Gynecology and Obstetrics and Pediatrics of the University of Santiago de Compostela.
  • María Luz Couce Pico, Scientific Director of the Health Research Institute of Santiago de Compostela (no vote).
  • Enrique Domínguez Muñoz. Head of the Digestive Service of the Health Area of Santiago de Compostela and Barbanza.
  • Antonio Fernández Campa. Manager, Galician Agency for Knowledge Management in Health (ACIS).
  • José Ramón González Juanatey. Head of the Cardiology Service of the Health Area of Santiago de Compostela and Barbanza.
  • José Luis Labandeira García. Full Profesor of the Departament of Morphological Sciences of the University of Santiago de Compostela.
  • Isabel Lista García, Managing Director of IDIS Foundation, acting as secretary (no vote).
  • Eloína Núñez Masid. Manager of the Health Area of Santiago de Compostela and Barbanza.
  • Vicente Pérez Muñuzuri. Vice-chancellor for Research and Innovation of the University of Santiago de Compostela.
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Julián Álvarez Escudero

Lead researcher of group AC03 - Critical Patient

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Angel Carracedo Alvarez

Area Coordinator A002 - Genetics and Systems Biology. Lead Researcher of the group C002 - Genetics

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M. Luz Couce Pico

Scientific Director of the IDIS - Lead Researcher of group C012 - Metabolic Disorders

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Juan Enrique Domínguez Muñoz

Lead researcher of group C009 - Translational Research in Diseases of the Digestive System

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Antonio Fernández Campa

Manager. Axencia de Coñecemento en Saúde

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Julio García Comesaña

Conselleiro de Sanidade

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José Ramón González Juanatey

Area Coordinator A006 - Cardiovascular. Lead Researcher of group C016 - Cardiology

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José Luis Labandeira García

Area Coordinator A004 - Neurosciences. Lead researcher of group C018 - Experimental Neurology of Parkinson's Disease

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Isabel Lista García

Managing Director IDIS Foundation

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Antonio López Díaz

Chancellor of the University of Santiago de Compostela

Consello Reitor ENG

Eloína Núñez Masid

Manager of the Health Area of Santiago de Compostela and Barbanza

Consello Reitor ENG

Vicente Pérez Muñuzuri

Vice-chancellor for Research and Innovation of the University of Santiago de Compostela

External Scientific Committee

Presentation
The External Scientific Committee of IDIS is a body made up of recognized professionals of international reference in the fields of knowledge of the Institute, in charge of ensuring the scientific quality of the activities performed by IDIS and contributing to its improvement.
The External Scientific Committee´s mission is to advise the management and governing bodies of the Health Research Institute of Santiago de Compostela in order to guarantee the highest standards of quality regarding scientific and training activity of the IDIS and the compliance of the objectives agreed in the strategic plan.
Composition
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Ángeles Almeida Parra

Deputy Director of the Biomedical Research Institute of Salamanca

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Melchor Álvarez de Mon Soto

Head of the Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties of the University of Alcalá de Henares, Madrid

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María del Carmen Ayuso García

Scientific Director of the Health Research Institute of Jiménez Díaz Foundation

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Joan Comella Carnicé

R&D Director of San Joan de Deu Hospital (Barcelona)

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Encarnación Guillén Navarro

Head of the Medical Genetics - Pediatrics Service of the Virgen de la Arrixaca University Clinical Hospital, Murcia

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María Rosario Luquin Piudo

Clinical Researcher of the Health Research Institute of Navarra

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Antonio Vidal Puig

Professor of Molecular Nutrition and Metabolism. University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Internal Scientific Committee

Presentation
The Internal Scientific Committee (CCI), chaired by the IDIS Scientific Director, whose regulations establish that it is composed of IDIS staff representing the priority scientific areas of the IIS. Different types of researchers must be represented and comply with the principles of gender equality. It must also include research trainers, innovation and quality personnel of the IIS, as stated in the organizational documents of the IIS.

The Internal Scientific Committee (CCI) of IDIS is a commission that aims to represent all the research areas and technical staff of the Institute, in order to advise its Scientific Directorate on scientific, strategic and organizational aspects, as well as make the appropriate decisions on the functioning of the Institute.

The CCI roles involve the following activities:

  • To advise the IIS Director regarding scientific, strategic and organizational issues.
  • To analyse and present suggestions for all plans and operational normatives, especially for the strategic plan, including the integration and the training plans.
  • To follow the monitoring of the IIS activities, especially those related to the above-mentioned plans.
  • To validate the Annual Scientific Report.
  • To propose the annual scientific goals to be achieved and the action plan to develop them to the governing body.
  • To be the body for the participation of the research areas and groups in the scientific governance of the IIS.
  • To assess of project application proposals and establish their prioritization, if included in their regulations.
Composition
  • President: María Luz Couce Pico. IDIS Scientific Director.
    Members:
  • Sofía Isabel Barbosa Sousa Gouveia. Postdoctoral researcher. R2 representative.
  • Ángel Carracedo Álvarez. Area coordinator, Genetics and Systems Biology. Group leader, Genetics.
  • Miriam Cebey López. IDIS Quality Commission President
  • Manuel Collado Rodríguez. IDIS Training Commission President
  • José Ramón González Juanatey. Area coordinator, Inflammation.
  • Francisco Gude Sampedro. Area coordinator, Platforms and Methodology.
  • José Luis Labandeira García. Area representative, Neurosciences.
  • Isabel Lista García. Managing Director, IDIS Foundation (FIDIS).
  • Rafael López López. Area coordinator, Oncology. Group leader, Translational Oncology.
  • Miguel López Pérez. R4 researchers representative
  • Mabel Loza García. CIMUS Directorate representative, Deputy Director.
  • Paula Mariño Lorenzo. IDIS Research trainee. R1 representative.
  • Miguel Ángel Martínez Olmos. Area coordinator, Endocrinology.
  • Federico Martinón Torres. Former IDIS Research Commission President.
  • Laura Muinelo Romay. Miguel Servet Researcher. R3 representative.
  • Daniel Rey Aldana. IDIS Primary Care representative.
  • Mabel Sampedro Parada. Innovation and Transfer Manager, Responsible. Works Council member.
  • Ana Vega Gliemmo. R4 researchers representative.
  • Secretary: José Ramón Castro Ruibal. IDIS Research Manager.
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Sofía Isabel Barbosa Sousa Gouveia

Postdoctoral researcher. R2 representative.

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Angel Carracedo Alvarez

Area Coordinator A002 - Genetics and Systems Biology. Lead Researcher of the group C002 - Genetics

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José Ramón Castro Ruibal

IDIS Research Manager

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Miriam Cebey López

IDIS Quality Commission President

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Manuel Collado Rodríguez

Lead researcher of group E028 - Cell senescence, cancer and aging

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M. Luz Couce Pico

Scientific Director of the IDIS - Lead Researcher of group C012 - Metabolic Disorders

Comité científico interno ENG

José Ramón González Juanatey

Area Coordinator A006 - Cardiovascular. Lead Researcher of group C016 - Cardiology

Comité científico interno ENG

Francisco Gude Sampedro

Area Coordinator A005 - Platforms and Methodology. Lead Researcher of group C015 - Research Methodology

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José Luis Labandeira García

Area Coordinator A004 - Neurosciences. Lead researcher of group C018 - Experimental Neurology of Parkinson's Disease

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Isabel Lista García

Managing Director IDIS Foundation

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Rafael López López

Area Coordinator A001 - Oncology. Lead Researcher of the group C030 - Translational Medical Oncology

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Miguel López Pérez

Lead researcher of the group C029 - Neurobesity

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Mabel Loza García

Area Subcoordinator A002 - Genetics and Systems Biology.. Lead researcher of the group C026 - BIOFARMA

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Paula Mariño Lorenzo

IDIS Research trainee. R1 representative

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Miguel Ángel Martínez Olmos

Area Coordinator A003 - Endocrinology, nutrition and metabolism

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Federico Martinón Torres

Area Coordinator A007 - Infectology, Inflammation and Vaccines. Lead researcher of the group C020 - Genetics, Vaccines, Infections and Paedriatics (GENVIP)

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Laura Muinelo Romay

Miguel Servet Researcher. R3 representative.

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Daniel Rey Aldana

IDIS Primary Care representative

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Mabel Sampedro Parada

Innovation and Transfer Manager, Responsible. Works Council member.

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Ana Paula Vega Gliemmo

Lead researcher of the group C041 -Genetics in Cancer and Rare Diseases