Dr. Xavier Corbella i Virós is a doctor in medicine (with honors) from the University of Barcelona and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from ESADE Business School. He is a specialist in Internal Medicine and the Associate Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the UIC (Universitat Internacional de Catalunya).
He is currently the Head of the Department of Internal Medicine of the University Hospital of Bellvitge, Deputy Professor of Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine of the UIC and director of the Hestia Chair of Integrated Social and Health Care. He is the current a General Secretary of the European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM), and has been Medical Director of Althaia-Hospitals (Manresa), CEO of the University Hospital of Bellvitge, managing director of the Metropolitan Area of Southern Health from Barcelona and CEO of the Hospital de Sant Pau (Barcelona). Dr. Corbella is the author of 90 indexed publications, 13 book chapters and 150 oral presentations. He has directed 4 doctoral theses and is currently directing 8 more.
At the semi-annual meeting of Fundació ACE's Board of Trustees, its incorporation has been agreed. The Board of Trustees feels honored and convinced that it will be a valuable contribution to continue defining the future.