Fundación Universitaria Sanitas (Unisanitas) is a Colombian educational institution founded in 2002, specialized in the training of professionals in the field of health sciences and made up of three schools: Medicine, Psychology and Nursing. Since its foundation, it has stood out for its commitment to academic excellence and innovation in teaching, being a pioneer in the country by implementing a problem-based learning (PBL) pedagogical system.
The institution has several research groups specialized in different areas, which promote scientific research and innovation. Unisanitas’ main Hospital is the Clínica Universitaria Colombia, which is a Good Clinical Practice-certified center, but the entire Sanitas EPS and Colsanitas network of healthcare facilities participates in its research projects.
Unisanitas’ role in OPADE will be the collection of samples and the clinical evaluation of patients. The organization’s commitment to the project will be instrumental in achieving the research objectives. With a wide network of healthcare centers with modern facilities and experienced medical professionals, Unisanitas will be invaluable in guaranteeing the quality of the clinical data and sampling, ensuring compliance with the research protocol.