Sant Joan de Déu – Barcelona Children’s Hospital
From 2013, Antoni Arias Enrich, MD, PhD,MSc has been the Director of International Services at the Sant Joan de Déu – Barcelona Children’s Hospital, and the Secretary of Barcelona Medical Agency, the hospital association that joints the most prestigious international hospitals in Barcelona.
From 1999 until late 2012 he was Head of Consulting and subsequently Executive Manager at IASIST, S.A., a company that has belonged to different international corporations (HCIA, Solucient, Health Care Knowledge International, United Business Media).
He previously worked in the field of hospital management and primary care. He participated in the technical development of planning, information and health assessment projects at regional level and also at the level of health centers.
He was CEO of the Department of Health in Minorca (with integrated management of the hospital and primary care) (1996-1999), after working as the Head of the Health Care Planning Unit at the National Health Institute (INSALUD) of the Balearic Islands several years (1993-1996), and as the Head of the Health Information Department at the Municipal Institute of Health (IMS) of the Barcelona’s City Council (1988-93).
He has collaborated in doctorate programs, masters and health leadership and management programs at several universities in Spain, in addition to their cooperation with different health research projects in Spain and the EU.
Antoni Arias is a physician (1984), PhD (1988), MSc in Epidemiology at the University of Texas School of Public Health at Houston, USA (1987). He followed the Advanced Management Program at ESADE Business School and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, USA (2011-2012).