Partner Institutions in the Basel Region
Hospitals and Clinics
The close cooperation between the University of Basel and the hospitals and clinics in the Basel region leads to a quick and efficient transfer of basic scientific discoveries into medical practice; and at the same time makes findings and data from everyday clinical practice usable for research and innovation. The departments of the Faculty of Medicine and the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the Faculty of Science play a key role in organizing and promoting (bio-) medical research.
The University Hospital Basel is one of Switzerland's leading medical centers with high internationally recognized standards. The close cooperation with the University of Basel, globally leading life science companies in Basel and the international networking guarantee interdisciplinary treatment concepts and innovations in all medical disciplines at the highest level.
With its medical focus, the University Children's Hospital Basel has achieved national and international importance. It offers a perinatal center, thoracic and pulmonary center, pediatric clinical pharmacology, stem cell transplant center, bone, soft tissue and tumor surgery, and neurosurgery/spine center.
The University Psychiatric Clinics (UPK) offer comprehensive psychiatric and psychotherapeutic services for adults, children and adolescents and have an Walk-in acute outpatient clinic in the city center, a Crisis Intervention Station (KIS) and a department for psychosomatic child and adolescent psychiatry in the University Children's Hospital Basel.
The University Geriatric Medicine Felix Platter conducts research projects and studies in the field of gerontology and continuously improves diagnostics and therapy offers for the health and well-being of older people.
The University Center for Dentistry Basel (UZB) serves the cantonal, regional and supraregional dental care of children and adults. It is the center of excellence for dentistry and makes a valuable contribution to the health of the people in the region and to Basel as a life science location.
The Kantonsspital Baselland has its own university clinics with research departments at its Bruderholz and Liestal sites. It cooperates with the Medical Faculty of the University of Basel and has national and international networks. The Laufen site offers a pain clinic as well as inpatient rehabilitation.
As a large center hospital, the Kantonsspital Aarau offers a medical range from primary care to highly specialized medicine in ten treatment areas and is involved in numerous research projects.