Pressefoto von Professor Doktor Kadmon
When training our students, we place great importance on preparing them from the first semester onwards for their role as professional doctors, and providing them with insights into medical practice as well as contact and interaction with patients.

Prof. Dr. Martina Kadmon, Dean


Feb. 13, 2023

Messages from adipose tissue

Scientists at the University of Augsburg and Helmholtz Munich have made an important breakthrough in better understanding early processes in the development of type 2 diabetes by identifying a previously unknown transmission of messenger substances from adipose tissue to the pancreas.

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Messgerät für Diabetes-Patienten
Feb. 3, 2023

Cancer Research: Augsburg joins new National Tumor Centre in Bavaria

University medicine at Augsburg belongs to a network of four university hospitals, including Würzburg, Erlangen, and Regensburg (WERA), which have joined forces for the first time to form a new Bavarian site for the National Centre for Tumor Diseases (NCT) as part of the German Cancer Research Centre (DZKF).

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Design of the future medical campus of the University of Augsburg
Sept. 14, 2022

Bowel diseases increase the risk of psoriasis

In Germany, 1.5 million people suffer from psoriasis. A new study by researchers from the Chair of Epidemiology at the University of Augsburg shows that one cause of the occurrence of the disease may be the presence of a chronic inflammatory bowel disease. The results have been published in the journal JAMA Dermatology.

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Hände mitt Schuppenflechte berühren einen Bauch mit Darstellung des Darmes
Axel Heller
In our research, we address current, socially relevant topics such as digitalization in medicine or the effects of the environment and climate change on health. We want to rapidly transfer results from basic research into clinical application.

Prof. Dr. Axel Heller, Vice Dean

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Medizinische Fakultät

Stenglinstraße 2
86156 Augsburg


From the city centre:

Tram line 2, from Königsplatz direction "P+R Augsburg West", stop "Uniklinik/BKH"

Bus line 32, from the main station direction "Uniklinik/BKH“, stop "Uniklinik/BKH"


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Medizinische Fakultät

Universitätsstraße 2

86159 Augsburg






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