Health in the City is a protocommunity that belongs to the EELISA project, leaded by UPM. Its members are teachers and students who look for promoting social changes with the purpose of improving population’s health.

Action lines of Health in the City

Health in the City is involved in three different action lines:

Humanized ​and Efficient Hospital Care

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We try to find methods to improve hospital processes, aiming to make patients feel more comfortable and well-informed, becoming the main axis of the system.

Prevention and Development of Inclusive, Healthy Contexts

We support initiatives with the purpose of creating healthier neighbourhoods, from a physical to a mental level, or of promoting improvements in air quality or acoustic comfort.

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Digital Health and Home Care

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We look for ways to boost up health management digital transformation and promote initiatives of remote health, without leaving home.

Events of Health in the City

Health in the City organizes events for anyone interested, all of them related to improvements in health or its processes. We offer three different kinds of event, to give everyone the chance to choose whichever suit them the most:


One-day interactive events in which you will join other people to learn about the topic of the day


Health-related speech with a time for questions at the end. Feel free to ask!


Long-term formative activities in which you can learn along other people about topics you like

You can find information about upcoming events in the Events page or in the Calendar of the website