IMIBIC CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST PRE-DOCTORAL RESEARCHERS: PFIS contracts 2018
Reference: Predoc2018 PFIS Description of IMIBIC
The Maimonides Biomedical Research Institute of Cordoba, IMIBIC, located in Cordoba, southern Spain, is a partnership between the University of Cordoba and the Reina Sofia University Hospital.
IMIBIC offers a multidisciplinary environment focused on results-oriented research and based on precision medicine and excellence in science.
IMIBIC is accredited with the Excellence distinction from the Carlos III Spanish National Institute of Health and has the HR Excellence in Research Award of the European Commission.
The Institute is structured in research groups that cooperate in the implementation of 5 core scientific programmes:
- Active aging and Frailty
- Nutrition and endocrine and metabolic diseases
- Infectious and immunological diseases and organ transplantation
- Chronic and Inflammatory Diseases.
Our major goal is to promote biomedical innovation as a powerful engine for economic and social development.
To this end, the Institute offers an active environment in which to conduct high-level scientific research.
Regular seminars and research events offer the opportunity to meet with national and international speakers covering a diverse range of topics in biomedicine.
IMIBIC is a young and fast growing research institution; since 2015 it operates in the brand new IMIBIC building for basic and translational research which is strategically located within the University Health Sciences Campus, next to the Reina Sofia University Hospital. It hosts a wide variety of core facilities for researchers, including the Biomedical Research Support Units with brand new equipment and laboratories to support the technical needs of the IMIBIC community, as well as a Clinical Research Unit to support clinical trial studies.
IMIBIC currently hosts over 600 researchers, of which nearly 400 combine their research activities with patient care.