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


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
March 21, 2022

Study: Asthma and gastrointestinal diseases are related

People with asthma often develop gastrointestinal disorders during their lifetime. Researchers at the University of Augsburg have now found evidence of a causal relationship. According to the research, childhood asthma increases the risk of a number of conditions. The study published in the journal BMC Medicine is based on the analysis of data from several hundred thousand Europeans.

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red arrow pointing from the lung to the gastrointestinal tract in the graphic of the human body
Nov. 8, 2021

New research premises for the Faculty of Medicine

While the university's medical campus is still under construction, the research operations of the new university medicine chairs are already underway. In order to provide the professors with the appropriate infrastructure until this is completed, a total of around 6,300 m² of research space has been rented at four locations.

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Großraumlabor in Garching
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

How to reach us



For visitors:

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"


Postal adress:

Medizinische Fakultät

Universitätsstraße 2

86159 Augsburg






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