Psychology, Health & ICT


“We are a research group in the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) dedicated to the study of promoting health and improving people’s quality of life through the use of information and communication technologies (ICT). We have a clear mission of service to the community and provide a psychological view of the use of ICT in the healthcare field to professionals, researchers and society in general.”

Recognized by the Government of Catalonia as a Consolidated Research Group (SGR239-2017).

Group member of the OBSER: the Observatory of the Spanish Federation of Rare Diseases (FEDER).

Group member of the Xarxa TECSalut. Network R+D+I in Technologies for Health, Program en Tecnologies de la Salut,  Programme for the valorisation and transfer of research results. (Ref. 2018 XARDI 00016. European Regional Development Fund, ERDF).

New call for applications to UOC doctoral programmes

Course 2021-2022

The call for scholarships and access to the UOC Doctoral programmes has ben opened. PSiNET is offering thesis proposals mainly in the Health and Psychology program (research line Psychology: tools, interventions and practices for health) but also in the Education and ICT (eLearning) (research line Flexible and Open Online Education).

Full details of this call on Doctoral School website and contact us at

Deadline for applications is: 12/02/2021