Legal notice

Legal warning

Barcelona Brain Health Initiative is a project led by the Guttmann Institute (*) with the support of ‘Obra Social La Caixa’ and the Abertis Foundation, which has a multidisciplinary team of professionals including researchers from the University of Barcelona and the University Of Harvard.

Guttmann Institute is a registered trademark in the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office. It is forbidden to reproduce this website in whole or in part without citing its origin or without the express authorization of the Guttmann Institute, which reserves the right to make, without prior notice, any modification that it deems appropriate both the information and the presentation contained On this website.

Data Protection

The Guttmann Institute is the owner of the database generated with the personal data provided by users on the website

The user authorizes the automated processing of personal data provided for the provision of agreed services. The treatment will be located at the Guttmann Institute, Camino de Can Ruti, s/n 08916 Badalona, ​​under the supervision and control of the Guttmann Institute.

The information contained in the aforementioned database is used both for the correct identification of the users, as well as for the statistical studies of the users that allow designing improvements in the services provided, carrying out basic administration tasks and being able to report incidents , activities and news to registered users via email.

The personal information collected from registered users is stored to the data processing property of the Guttmann Institute that takes the technical, organizational and security measures that guarantee the confidentiality and integrity of the information in accordance with the one established to the current regulations , national and European, in terms of protection of personal data and services of the information society and electronic commerce, and the other applicable legislation.

The user will respond, in any case, of the veracity of the data provided, reserving the Guttmann Institute the right to exclude from the registered services any user who has provided false data, without prejudice to the rest of legal actions.

Any user can, at any time, exercise the right of access, rectification, deletion, portability, limitation and opposition of their personal data supplied to the Guttmann Institute, through communication addressed to the Guttmann Institute with the reference “BBHI Data Processing”. This communication can be done through the following channels:

Email to the address:
Corred postal to the address: Camino de CanRuti, s/n 08916 Badalona.

In any of the cases indicating the right exercised and attaching a copy of your ID or substitute identification document.

The Guttmann Institute has fulfilled the obligation of naming a Delegate for Data Protection that is also duly recorded to the Catalan Data Protection Agency.

You can contact him through the following email address:

Forms to exercise the rights included in the General Data Protection Regulations:


Cookies policy

What are cookies?

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What kind of cookies does this website use?

Technical cookies: allow the user to navigate through a web page and use the different options or services in it to control traffic and data communication, identify the session, make the application for registration or participation in a Event, use security features during navigation, store content for broadcasting videos or sound or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: allow the user to access the service with some predefined features based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal (language, browser type, regional settings …)
Analytical cookies: treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus carry out the statistical measurement and analysis of the use made by the users of the offered service. For this, we analyze your navigation on our website in order to improve the offer of products or services that we offer.
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In particular, this website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. domiciled in the United States with headquarters at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043. For the provision of these services, Cookies that collect information, including the user’s IP address, which will be transmitted, processed and stored by Google in the terms set on the website. Including the possible transmission of this information to third parties for reasons of legal requirement or when said third parties process the information for Google account.

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The user expressly accepts, for the use of this website, the treatment of the information collected in the form and for the aforementioned purposes. And it also recognizes knowing the possibility of refusing the treatment of this data or information rejecting the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings for this purpose in your browser. While this option of blocking cookies in your browser may not allow full use of all the functionality of the web.

(*) The Guttmann Institute Foundation, with CIF number G08519100, is a non-profit social initiative entity registered with the number 189 in the Register of Private Foundations of the Department of Justice of the Generalitat of Catalonia. Classified as charity of assistance type since 1965, it is included among the beneficiary entities of patronage in accordance with Law 49/2002, of December 23, “of fiscal regime of the non-profit entities and of the fiscal incentives to the patronage”.

The Guttmann Institute – Hospital of Neurorehabilitation “is part of the National Health System -SISCAT-, is accredited as Reference Hospital by the Department of Health of the Generalitat of Catalonia and also as National Reference Center -CSUR- for the treatment of Injury Specialized by the Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality.

It is accredited as a University Institute attached to the UAB by Decree 230/2001 of the Generalitat of Catalonia, having begun its teaching activities in 1999 through a cooperation agreement with the Doctorate and Postgraduate School of the same university.