Research in military and disaster medicine in collaboration with the medical research center of the Swiss Armed Forces

Last updated on January 17, 2024 First published on May 26, 2023

The Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich collaborates with the Swiss military in providing polytrauma, military, and disaster medical education, including offering access to the yearly “Interdisciplinary Course – Polytrauma Care” at the University Hospital Zürich to medical personnel of the Swiss Armed Forces. As part of this collaboration, we are actively pursuing clinical research projects with the “Center of Competency in Military and Disaster Medicine of the Swiss Armed Forces” (Komp Zen MKM).

The Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, offers doctoral theses to doctors in the Swiss Army.

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Henrik Teuber, M.D.

Senior Physician Department of Traumatologie USZ

Responsible Department