At Caredoctors we work to continue generating scientific evidence for clinical application.

Our team is comprised of specialists in Research and its clinical application.

Dr. Christian Villavicencio Chavez: PhD in Health Sciences from the International University of Catalonia. Master´s in Palliative Care and Lecturer in Palliative Medicine and Bioethics of the Faculty of Medicine of the International University of Catalonia. Specialist in Geriatric Medicine. Member of the Care Research Group for people at the end of life recognized by the Generalitat de Catalunya.

Dr. Cristina Garzón Rodriguez: PhD in Medicine from the University of Sevilla. Master’s in Research from the University of Barcelona and Master’s in Palliative Care. Specialist in Geriatrics Medicine. She has been a member of the Scientific Committee for Spanish Society on Palliative Care. Lecturer in Master’s and Postgraduate Degree in Palliative Care. She currently works as a consultant in Palliative Care in Barcelona.

Dr. Jesús Vaquero Cruzado: Master’s Degree in Palliative Care from the Autonomous University of Madrid. Specialist in Family and Community Medicine. He developed his training in Palliative Care within the Catalan Institute of Oncology and worked as a consultant in the Palliative Care Unit of the Clinica Universidad de Navarra. He is currently the physician responsible for the Chronicity Management Team of the Baix Llobregat Center (Barcelona).



Project was developed with the aim of exploring patients’ values and desires and creating an adequate ACP in patients with complex chronic disease and with advanced chronic disease.


This project has been presented, evaluated and approved by the Ethics Committee of the Valles Oriental.

The European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) has accepted our work for its next congress in May 2017.

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El equipo de investigación de Caredoctors, presentará los resultados del piloto del proyecto Croupier en las Jormadas de Clausura de la Societat Catalanobalear de Cures Pal·liatives 2017. El [...]