UNIVERSITÀ CATTOLICA DEL SACRO CUORE

Partner Information
  • Partner Full Name: UNIVERSITÀ CATTOLICA DEL SACRO CUORE
  • Partner Short Name: UCSC
  • Country: Italy
  • Website: www.unicatt.it

The Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore , founded in 1921, is engaged in the understanding and study of those topics that have proved vital to the well-being of each human being: the new frontiers of economics, bioethics, environmental recuperation, developments in the judicial fields, family dynamics, major mass phenomena, the evolution of political systems, new horizons in medicine, the technological applications of physics and mathematics, and the most recent discoveries in environmental research.

The present work will be carried out at two different Departments: the Consumer, Food & Health Engagement Research Center (EngageMinds HUB), located in Milano and Cremona and devoted to the study and the promotion of citizens’ engagement in health and food related processes; and the High School of Management of Health Systems (ALTEMS), set up in 2009 in Rome as a result of a scientific collaboration between the faculty of Economics and the faculty of Medicine and Surgery, which operates within the field of Economics and Healthcare management and offers qualification-based training at various stages in the professional development of people employed in the field of private and public healthcare.

In AFFRIMO, patient engagement/empowerment and behavioral change experts will be involved in WP6 and 4, whereas Health Economist, HTA experts will be mainly involved in WP8.

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