Research in the Faculty of Medicine
Research activities in the Faculty of Medicine are organised into the five focus areas below, which include a total of 30 medical specialities.
Specific attention is paid to Translational research organised by the Centre of excellence for translational medicine
The lead research areas are the following:
1. Psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders (disease models, molecular genetics and clinical aspects of psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders)
2. Immune-inflammatory disorders (disease models, immunopathogenesis, molecular genetics and clinical aspects of diabetes, atherosclerosis, chronic inflammatory epithelial diseases)
3. Infections (neonates and paediatric infectious diseases, infections in immunocompromised persons, pharmacokinetics and –dynamics of antibiotics )
5. Health care organisation