Department of Clinical Medicine is a brickless organisation conducting both basic health science research and clinical research within all medical specialities in collaboration with Aarhus University Hospital and the regional hospitals in Central Denmark Region.

Our research activities are conducted in collaboration with internationally renowned researchers in both Denmark and abroad.

We have excellent and attractive research facilities among them:

  • Six advanced operation rooms for surgery on pigs, rabbits, rats and mice
  • Good animal facilities for small and large animals
  • Many experimental laboratory facilities at Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital
  • Advanced PET, PEC-CT, CT and MR-scanners at Danish Neuroscience Centre

Department of Clinical Medicine also participates in joint research programmes with Aarhus University Hospital for staff with medium-cycle higher educations with the following headlines: The acute patient, Communication and ethics, Patient involvement and Rehabilitation. 

Key figures:

  • Approx 30,000 square meters of research facilities  
  • Approx. 2,100 publications annually
  • Research turnover: approx. DKK 600 million (external funding accounts for 60%)