Degreed in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Barcelona, Master in Public Health by the Johns Hopkins University, Preventive Medicine specialist and Diploma in Integrated Health Services Management.
Her experience is mainly focused on strategic health care planning, health programs implementation, health care services purchasing and evaluation. For five years she was epidemiologist and public health referee for the Primary Care provider at Barcelona Esquerra Area (Catalan Institute of Heatlh). From 2001 to 2004 she was Health Director of Barcelones Nord i Baix Maresme Area, working for the Catalan Health Service. Since 2005 till 2017 she was Director of Health Services Purchasing and Evaluation at Barcelona Health Region (Catalan Health Service).
Dr Alba Benaque is currently CEO at Fundació ACE, Barcelona Alzheimer Treatment & Research Center. She is dedicated to Fundació ACE management, promoting continuous improvement for the excellence and quality of all the activities provided.
Interest in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, including prevention, diagnosis, pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment and social research applied to the welfare and quality of life of people. Special focus on the evaluation of health services, health strategies, social, quality and health outcomes and the implementation of person centered care.