With its six departments, the Faculty of Health and Medicine represents University for Continuing Education Krems’ medical and health sciences competency. The departments teach and research in the fields of health sciences and medicine, biomedical research, evidence-based medicine and epidemiology, health and economics, psychotherapy and bio psychosocial health.
Department for Biomedical Research
Department for Dementia Research
New evidence-based approaches are needed to respond effectively to the increasing incidence of dementia worldwide. A dementia-related illness not only has far-reaching consequences for the person affected, his or her everyday life and social environment, but also challenges our healthcare system.
Department for Evidence-Based Medicine and Evaluation
Department for Health Sciences, Medicine and Research
The Department for Health Sciences, Medicine and Research is specialized in postgraduate continuing education in clinical medicine. It focuses on the fields of regenerative medicine, incl. orthopedics and sport medicine as well as complementary medicine. Application-oriented research in the field of regenerative medicine concentrates on tissue regeneration and cartilage replacement.