Center for the Evaluation of Health Technologies -CETES-

We are a center of research and innovation in health 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 the world.



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

• Studies of health costs

• Development of health economics studies

• Studies of systematic reviews and meta-analysis

• Budget impact studies

• Development of analytical programs for health decision making


• 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 practice


Contact information:

Evaluation of technologies and health economics

Leader: Uriel Palacios Barahona


Phone: (57) (4)4440555 Ext. 1255



Leader: Mauricio Alzate Montoya


Phone: (57) (4)4440555 Ext. 1221


Management of biomedical technology

Leader: David Carmona Zapata


Phone: (57) (4)4440555 Ext. 1221


Clinical management

Leader: José Bareño Silva


Phone: (57) (4)4440555 Ext. 1482


Opening hours: Monday to Friday. 8:00 a. m. to 12:00 p. m. and 1:00 p. m. to 5:00 p.m.

Address: Universidad CES – Calle 10 A No. 22 – 04. edificio C, piso 4. oficina CETES, next to the computer room No. 3