Mission and objectives

Mission, Vision and Objectives

Misión, Visión y Objetivos

The primary mission of CIBERNED is to promote scientific and technical research of excellence in the field of health, with the general objective of producing results that can be quickly transferred to clinical practice, improving the health and well-being of patients with neurodegenerative diseases, as well as that of their families and caregivers, in turn providing economic and social benefits. Among its specific objectives are the following:

  • Promote and develop cooperative translational research of excellence in neurodegenerative diseases.
  • Strengthen the impact of scientific advances on the health system and on the well-being of patients.
  • Encourage participation in coordinated actions and calls promoted by funding agencies at the international and national level.
  • Favor the development of new therapeutic and/or preventive interventions.
  • Start up an infrastructure of strategic value for the development of research on prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Develop training plans.
  • Promote transversal support platforms (biobanks, neuroimaging, DEGESCO...)
  • Involve society in the enormous medical and socioeconomic impact of neurodegenerative diseases and facilitate its involvement in the fight against neurodegeneration.