The Meditech Center is an - so called - "incubator" with the focus on Medical Technology. Different life science organizations and companies are accommodated here. Shared accommodation near the UMCG offers the tenants the chance to share knowledge and experience in a new network environment.
The BioTech Center is an - so called - "incubator" with the focus on Biomedical Technology. Different life science organizations and companies are accommodated here. Shared accommodation near the UMCG offers the tenants the chance to share knowledge and experience in a new network environment.
The Triade building accommodates two different kind of groups; UMCG departments and contract research projects. A flexible and solution oriented work method, with possibilities in and around the UMCG, makes tailored accommodation feasible.
The R&D Hotel facilitates the cooperation between researchers and entrepreneurs with a focus on Food & Health, Medical Technology, Pharma and eHealth. Designed to meet the needs of people who are on the move and need a flexible environment. Workspaces for preparations, meetings and communication.
The missing link on campus is a physical place where the social and economic spin-offs are offered. This is the reason for building a Competence Center for Personalized Health(y Ageing); A building that symbolizes the practical application of Healthy Ageing in society. The strength of the concept is that testing of effectiveness and efficiency of products takes place in the same building as where it is being sold.
The UMCG becomes one of four cancer treatment locations in the Netherlands with a proton therapy center. As it is relatively new in comparison to other radiations, yet with many advantages such as lower risk for damage on healthy tissue, the UMCG expects to treat an estimated 600 patients a year with this kind of therapy. The UMCG plans to start building in 2014 and hopes to treat first patients by 2017.
Simulation Education has all sorts of advantages. It is not only more pleasant for patients, it is also better for them as they do not become worn out by students and staff members practising on them. Doctors who practise in a skills centre also feel more confident. This makes the Wenckebach Skills Center an important link in the quality and safety policy chain.
Animal research and animal research facilities are important to the research in the UMCG. Animal species are used in every stage of the research and development effort because their biological systems, genetic structures, and immunological responses, in various ways, closely mirror ours.
Feel at home at the hospital
To give patients and familymembers the opportunity to temporarily live - for a longer period - in the vicinity of the hospital, the Campus facilitates by offering a stay at the'Tussenhuizen' . These two spacious apartments are located within a 5-minute walk from the UMCG.