An innovative approach

Discover how the organization of the Imagine institute is designed to speed up progress in research and find new treatments more speedily.

A new institute

Researchers, clinicians, engineers and technicians have settled in a new institute, designed by the architects Jean Nouvel and Bernard Valéro, since the beginning of 2014: 19,000 square meters dedicated to genetic diseases.

Teams and projects

More than 850 persons have gathered in the the Imagine Institute to cure genetic diseases. Discover the Institute’s teams and their projects.

What is Imagine ?

Imagine is a research and innovative healthcare institute of a new type.
Our goal : better understand genetic diseases to better treat them.

« Our children are our eternity » Robert Debré



Imagine to host the "Health and digital: what ethical issues?” symposium

Monday, November 19, from 9 am to 1 pm, the Imagine Institute will be pleased to host the "Health and digital: what ethical issues? " symposium.

Organized by CCNE (French National Consultative Ethics Committee) and CERNA (Research Ethics Board of Allistene, the Digital Sciences and Technologies Alliance), the symposium will address the themes of the 2018 General States of Bioethics, artificial intelligence and rare diseases at Imagine, ethical practices in digital technology, artificial intelligence and healthy robotics.

The CCNE report " Digital and Health: what ethical issues for which regulations?” will be presented on this occasion. To receive the report by e-mail, contact Mrs. Johra Ferrah at

Registration is now closed.


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