Sahlgrenska Academy consists of six institutes, two units and a national center. Our 22 research centers are interdisciplinary venues for research, training, the private sector and the general community.
Research: Basic cellular research - what cells consist of, how they work, the ways that they are controlled by genetic material and their interaction with various types of microorganisms.
Education: Biomedical laboratory science, courses as part of the pharmacy, medical and dental programs.
Research: Gynecological and pediatric health, otolaryngological conditions, cancer treatment, urinary tract, prostate and gastrointestinal system. As well as radiation physics, intensive care, biomaterials sciences, surgery and gynecology.
Education: Courses as part of the hospital physics and medical programs.
Research: Studying key healthcare issues in close collaboration with clinical and preclinical researchers. Including the widespread conditions of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity and rheumatism. Social medicine, public health, pulmonary medicine and allergology, as well as gastrointestinal research.
Education programs: Dietetics, public health science and health economics, business promotion and entrepreneurship, training for doctors with foreign degrees.
Research: Molecular and cellular biology research, experimental studies, clinical research and epidemiology. Including widespread psychiatric and neurological conditions, dementia disorders, neuropsychiatric disabilities and ophthalmic diseases.
Education programs: Pharmacy, audiology, occupational therapy, speech therapy and physical therapy.
Research: One of the leading academic settings worldwide for dentistry research. Care analysis, biomaterials research, inflammation research, hard tissue biology, odontological behavioral sciences, etc.
Education programs: Dental, dental technology, dental hygiene, training of dentists with foreign degrees.
Research: Patient’s experience of health problems, diseases and suffering. In relation to the body and sociocultural structures.
Education programs: Nursing, midwifery, radiology nursing and specialist nursing.
Coordination of statistical training at Sahlgrenska Academy and participation in research projects that need statistical expertise.
Provides advanced technical equipment and expertise in the area of biomedicine.
Takes a holistic view of the aging person. Gather researchers in areas such as psychiatry, psychology, social work, sociology, rehabilitation and neurochemistry.
This WIN Excellence Center conducts research that will lead to implants of tomorrow. Research in Biomatcell stretches from the atomic level to the patient, with the goal of creating implants that can be customized for each individual.
Relies on a multidisciplinary translational approach with the overall aim to improve prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis, two of the most common diseases in Sweden.
Conducts, supports and disseminates research about mental disorders, aggressive behaviour and moral and legal responsibility in an inter-disciplinary framework.
An interdisciplinary joint research center that works to strengthen and develop research and education in the area of addiction.
A consortium in which the research is focused on sex hormones.
A virtual center for collaboration between researchers across disciplines and departmentens in the field of health economics.
A network aimed at facilitating contacts between those concerned with seafarers' health.
Conducts research on metabolism-related cardiovascular diseases. Investigates the cause of the metabolic syndrome, which is a collective name for all the risk factors that can lead to cardiovascular diseases.
Starts and supports various forms of research, training and evaluation on the theme of culture and health.
Encourage clinical psychiatric research and teaching, providing a forum for scientific exchange and to encourage interdisciplinary research.
An epidemiological research center focused on the interaction between mental and physical health throughout the lifecycle. The research has a strong interdisciplinary character.
Brings together prominent clinical researcher in neuropsychiatry, neurodevelopment and eating disorders. Aims to double research activity in the field of autism, ADHD, and anorexia nervosa, and leave a lasting contribution to advancement of knowledge.
A unique effort in clinical research. Researchers from around the University of Gothenburg are gathered, with the common goal of reducing suffering, increasing the satisfaction of patients and increasing the efficiency of care.
Examines, treats and research growth, endocrine disorders, puberty, diabetes, obesity and metabolism in children.
Brings together a broad approach into understanding the epidemiology and pathophysiology of asthma, with the short- and long-term goal to improve management of asthma patients in general.
An EU-funded research project that aims to explore the common neurobiology behind food intake, dependence and stress.
Focused on vascular and neural development research. The center is based on partnerships between clinical and experimental sciences as well as applied mathematics.
Gathers a broad, interdisciplinary research expertise in the field of cancer. Fundamental studies of the mechanisms and treatment of cancer using animal and computer models of cancer genetics, tumor biology and applied patient-oriented research.
An interdisciplinary research center with a focus on exploring and understanding the molecular processes that are involved when skin is exposed to drugs, chemicals, nano particles and radiation.
Aims to create a dynamic venue for collaboration and knowledge sharing among stroke researchers in the region of Västra Götaland.