External Scientific Committee

External Scientific Committee

It is a consultative body of the INSTITUTE.


  • To issue opinions at the request of the Governing Council or the Delegated Commission.
  • To assess and study the possible association of new entities to the Institute. In the event that the External Scientific Committee considers the association of a new entity to be positive, the request for association shall be forwarded to the Governing Council for possible approval.
  • In general, to advise the Institute on research matters.


  • Lisardo Boscá Gomar

    Director of the Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas Alberto Sols (CSIC-UAM)

  • Juan Iovanna

    Director of Research Class Exceptionally (DRCE INSERM), Center of Research in Cancerology of Marseille (CRCM)

  • Antonio Sarria

    Director of the Health Technology Assessment Agency of the Instituto de Salud Carlos III

  • Ana Martínez

    Research Scientist at the Department of Physiopathology and Human Molecular Genetics of the Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB) of the CSIC.

  • Adolfo García Sastre

    Research Professor of Medicine and Microbiology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

  • Mª Isabel Loza García

    Professor of Pharmacology and Director of the Innopharma Platform, ERIC EU-OPENSECREEN High Capability Platform

  • Ana Isabel Cuenda Méndez

    Research Scientist at the Department of Immunology and Oncology of the National Biotechnology Centre (CNB) of the CSIC.