Institutional

Dr. Antoni Trilla, CSIC-BBVA Foundation Award for Scientific Communication

The head of the Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology Service at the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona , the Dr. Antoni Trilla has received the CSIC-BBVA Foundation Award for scientific communication. Other recipients of the award were the journalists who make up the team that founded Materia, the science section of El País newspaper, and the scientists Alfredo Corell, Margarida de la Vall, José Antonio López Guerrero, and Ignacio López-Goñi. The jury considered that the award-winning scientists have acted as the voice of science since the start of the pandemic, conveying scientific information on this threat in a language accessible to the general public.

A total of 114 nominations were received for the Awards and 137 applications for the Grants