Josep Picas

CIO Hospital Sant Pau (Spain)

Dr. Josep M. Picas is the CIO of the Hospital de St. Pau in Barcelona, Spain. He began his career in 1974 as a medical doctor, but has since held numerous positions in the health care field within Catalunya. In addition, he is an Associate Professor at several institutions, including the Barcelona Nurses University School, the Barcelona Business school, and the Barcelona University. He has worked actively on the development of disease management programs, computerised information health systems, and medical documentation, and participates on numerous boards and steering committees.