The Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa is a public entity of the Generalitat de Catalunya, the Ajuntament de Terrassa and the Fundació San Llàtzer, created in 1988 and integrated by seven primary care centers, a hospital for acute patients and a social health center, as well as of a day hospital for Alzheimer’s patients, of the Assistance Unit of the High Performance Center of Sant Cugat and of the only Penitentiary Hospitalization Unit in the entire Spanish state.
Here we present Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa working group:
M. Sc. Marta Vancells has a Bachelor degree in Psychology by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, with a Master in Diagnosis and Rehabilitation in Clinical Neuropsychology by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Expertise in Neuropsychology recognized by the Official College of Psychology of Catalunya. She has a Human Nutrition and Dietetics degree, by Blanquerna, Universitat Ramon Llull.
She is currently Junior researcher at Clinical Research Group of Brain, Cognition and Behaivor in Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa, and she worked in ReMemory Project. Her areas of experience are neurodegenerative disorders and cognitive training.
Dra. Maite Garolera is a Clinical Psychologist. Orcid ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7443-8249 the Chief of Neuropsychology Unit of Hospital de Terrassa-CST and Clinical Research of Brain, Cognition and Behavior Group at Biomedical Research Unit of CST. Dr. Garolera has been a principal investigator of different studies and author of different papers (over 30 indexed articles in high impact factor magazines) in evaluation of cognitive processing in different clinical conditions and in efficacy of Cognitive Rehabilitation with information and communication technology (ICT) to prevent or slower cognitive impairment for people with neuropsychiatric, neurodegenerative diseases and in memory training for improvement of cognitive functioning in normal aging.
Actually she is IP from CST of different projects related to ICT solutions for aging people such: Infinity (EIT-Health), Smart-4 (Horizon2020), T’ACTIVA (PECT Terassa-The Territorial Competitiveness Specialization Project FEDER) and ReMemory (Marató TV3), as well she collaborates with other granted projects related to healthy habits and obesity such: TOUCH (Marató TV3), POBE (MEC).