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Connect Health (Conéctate Soluciones y Aplicaciones SL and Connecting Solution and Applications Ltd) has signed an agreement as a strategic technological partner with the UNID Foundation. Connect Health works in Europe, Canada and in United States.
To improve people’s health regardless of the nature of their healthcare provider: public or private; and across different geographic territories.
Nuria Sala Cano is the CPO (Chief Project Manager) at ConnectHealth and President of the UNID Foundation, as well a co-founder and co-developer of 5 CH's patents.
Nuria holds a Nursing Diploma, she also holds a diploma in public health from Carlos III Institute and a Master in Gerontology and Geriatrics, Master in Business Management and Administration (MBA) specializing in health.
Nuria has been a speaker at various international conferences such as Barcelona ISBT, Bilbao SETS, Malaga and Seville SETS, Madrid IFBDO and Averiro IYC. She has authored several scientific publications in high impact journals such as Blood Transfusion 2014, 2015 and 2016. Beside this, she is the author of a chapter of the book "Nursing Leadership" on leadership management. Nuria worked as a field nurse in urgent care and emergencies, as well as managing a blood donor service for 11 years. She has extensive knowledge of health systems and their management, as well as systems for donating blood and blood products.
Fernando Latorre López is the CTO (Chief Technology Officer) of ConnectHealth. Fernando is a computer specialist with expertise in computer systems administration, programming, databases, OpenID, Open Banking and security profiles, cryptography, decentralized identity, verifiable credentials, Hyperledger Fabric, international health standards (FHIR, SNOMED, OMOP, etc.).
Fernando has been a speaker at various international conferences such as HIMSS Europe 2018 & Health 2.0 Conference, SETS 2019 and co-author of scientific publications in Blood Transfusion magazine. He is also co-inventor of 5 patents in the field of health and the value chain. Fernando led the Hospital.app project, which was awarded the Pfizer Foundation prize as the winner of their eDea Salud 2021 challenge, this prize gave ConnectHealth directors (Nuria and Marisa) the opportunity to participate in the Boston Health Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Immersion Program of the Richi Foundation.
Fernando has also led the blockchain development at the foundation of CH solutions for the traceability of biological products, recognized by IBM as a success story at its IBM Think Summit in 2020.
Marisa Gil Lapetra is the CEO (Chief Executive Officer) of CH. An economist by training, she has worked for more than a decade in different international organizations (World Bank, OECD, International Hospital Federation) as an economist and public health analyst.
Marisa has also collaborated with the private sector in designing effective public health awareness and outreach strategies, data collection for research, and business intelligence plans.
Marisa's professional experience has covered multiple facets in global health projects, with publications in the "Open Data Roundtables for health policy strategies", Washington DC 2014; "Global Alliance of Health and Pollution", New York 2016; "World Scientific Handbook of Global Health Economics and Public Policy" Seattle 2017 and "American College of Healthcare Executives" Chicago 2018. Marisa has a double-Master in Macroeconomic and Quantitative Analysis from the Complutense University of Madrid and the Université de Paris X, Nanterre. She was a member of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE, Washington DC) and the Institut des Relations Internationales Stratégiques (IRIS, Paris).
To provide I+D+I, technology and knowledge with the sole purpose of improving people’s health.