“Salgado Alba” Joint Laboratory - Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Getafe

“Salgado Alba” Joint Laboratory

The Salgado Alba Joint Laboratory is the fruit of an association between Hospital Universitario de Getafe and the Centro de Tecnología Biomédica (CTB [Biomedical Technology Center]) of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Its main objective is to develop techniques and technologies aimed at making aging a more active and healthy process.

The main research lines of the laboratory are as follows:

1. Understanding the key aspects of aging
2. Developing tools that improve the care of elderly persons
3. Promotion of autonomy among elderly persons
4. Aging and society