Welcome to Metropolitano Research Institute (MRI)

It is the biomedical research institute of the Metropolitan Hospital.

Established in January 2020, Hospital Metropolitano's Biomedical Research Institute (MRI) is committed to advancing cutting-edge biomedical research that draws upon national and international scientific knowledge. Our primary focus is to ensure the highest quality research while prioritizing the well-being of our patients. This pioneering initiative makes Hospital Metropolitano the first healthcare center in the country to host such a state-of-the-art research facility.

The work undertaken at the MRI is dedicated to making a meaningful contribution to biomedical research and advancing medicine within our country. This places us at the forefront of the life sciences sector and promotes innovation that supports our patients’ well-being.


To be recognized in our region as a highly competitive reference center in the performance of biomedical research by ensuring the strictest adherence and innovating in our contribution to developing new high-quality treatments.


To contribute to developing biomedical research at the regional level to improve our population's quality of life and always protect the participants' rights, safety, and welfare.


  • Innovation.
  • Patient safety.
  • Excellence.
  • Confidentiality.
  • Efficiency.
  • Empathy towards our patients.