Center for Health Technology Assessment -CETES-

We are a health research and innovation center that provides and strengthens the generation of knowledge for the development of science, technology, research and innovation in the field of health technologies in Colombia and in the world.



• Development of technology evaluation for drugs, devices, programs, etc.

• Health cost studies

• Development of health economics studies

• Studies of systematic reviews and meta-analyzes

• Budget impact studies

• Preparation of analytical programs for decision-making in health


• Management of ideas and culture of innovation in health

• Design and development of medical devices

• Application of information and communication technologies to solve health problems


• Advice on the certification of good clinical practices

• Advice on the creation of research, development and innovation centers

• Clinical management, hospital efficiency and health business models

Continuing education:

• Innovation course

• Course in good clinical practices


 Contact information:

Health economics and technology assessment
Leader: Uriel Palacios Barahona
Phone: (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1255

Leader: Mauricio Alzate Montoya
Phone (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1221

Biomedical technology management
Leader: David Carmona Zapata
Phone: (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1221

Clinical management
Leader: José Bareño Silva
Phone: (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1482

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday. 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Address: CES University - Calle 10 A No. 22 - 04. Building C, 4th floor. CETES office, next to computer room No. 3