OptoNet Member › Universitätsklinikum Jena
Since the foundation of the University in Jena 450 years ago, the School of Medicine has been training and educating medical doctors-to-be.
Today, the University hospital is the biggest employer in the region with a staff of more than 5.000 people. Its 26 clinical centers and 27 institutes provide care for 300,000 in- and outpatients per year, as well as teaching for 2,400 students of medicine and dentistry. At the Jena University hospital, scientists and physicians from more than 25 nations work both in the field of fundamental biomedical research and in patient-related clinical research. Focus is on sepsis and infection, aging and age related diseases, medical optics and photonics.