Albert Alonso is a senior researcher at the Department of Research and Innovation (Clinic Research Foundation Barcelona, Hospital Clínic Barcelona). His work focuses on the definition, evaluation and implementation of new models for the provision of health services, with special emphasis on integrated care models. He has participated in numerous R & D projects that have explored, deployed and evaluated new modalities of care services, often using information technology.
Albert holds MD and PhD degrees in Medicine and a postgraduate diploma in Information Systems’ Management and Organisation, and is a lecturer in undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Among other relevant positions he has been vice-chair and chair of the International Foundation for Integrated Care.