External Ethics Committee of Biobanks and Research Collections (CEBCI)

The CBCI is responsible for a correct application of the ethical, methodological and legal principles to the research sample transfer process; be there a project approved by the Ethics Committee or not. It also ensures the legality of existing sample banking that may or may not have an informed consent attached; it oversees the current sample banking process as well as any other issue that falls under its authority.


Chair: Ms María José Gómez-Lechón Moli­ner. (Experimental Hepatology)

Vicechair: Mr. José María Millán Salvador. Salvador (Molecular, Cell and Genomics Biomedicine, Sensorineural Diseases)

Secretary: D. Serafín Rodríguez Capellán. (Legal Advisor)


  • Ms Belén Beltrán Niclós. (Digestive Medicine)
  • Ms Adela Cañete Nieto. (Pediatric Oncology)
  • Mr Javier Palau Pérez. (Medical Director of the La Fe Hospital Health Department)
  • Mr Juan Jesús Vílchez Padilla. (Neurology)
  • Ms Cristina Aguado Codina. (Radiodiagnostics and Pharmacotherapy)
  • Mr José Luis Ruiz Cerdá. (Urology)


Raquel Amigo Moreno
Management and Quality. The La Fe Hospital Biobank
+34 626.49.40.32 - Ext.: 485606