About us


Set up in 2009 at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Rome campus) as a result of a scientific collaboration between the faculty of Economics and the faculty of Medicine and Surgery, ALTEMS operates within the field of Economics and Healthcare management and offers qualification-based training at various stages in the professional development of people employed in the field of private and public healthcare.

In addition to joint activities with the mentioned faculties, ALTEMS has engaged a useful cooperation with the University teaching hospital “A. Gemelli”, creating the unique challenge of putting into practice experimental and innovative research and training activities in line with the moral principles of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, based on the centrality of Human Beings.

The mission of ALTEMS, in which its fundamental purposes are stated, is “to plan, organise and deliver post-graduate and executive training programmes within the fields of economics and health care management, mainly designed for those occupying professional roles both in public and private healthcare organisations and in the related industrial sector”.