Iñaki Gutiérrez-Ibarluzea

Iñaki Gutiérrez-Ibarluzea is the Knowledge Manager and Coordinator of the early awareness and alert system of Osteba, the Basque Office for HTA.

Iñaki is member of the HTAi ISG on information resources, the HTAi ISG group on Membership and dissemination and chairs the HTAi-ISG on disinvestment of technologies of low-added value.

Currently, he is the chairman of EuroScan, the International Network for the identification and assessment of new and emerging health technologies. He is also professor at the Nursing School of the Basque Health Service Osakidetza and collaborates with the University of the Basque Country and the University Oberta of Catalonia in different academic activities.

Iñaki collaborates with the Spanish Ministry of Industry and the Spanish Observatory of Technological Prospective Studies . He is also considered as liaison technical person on Health Technology Assessment to aid in the process of convergence between EU and Mexico and is member and co-coordinator of the Spanish National TaskForce on Genomics.

In addition, he is associate editor of the Open Access Journal Frontiers in Pharmacoeconomics and Health Outcomes and HTAi coordinator of the Journal International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care.


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