Welcome at the
CHCR - Center for Health Care Research
The Centre for Health Care Research (CHCR) is an institution of the University Medical Centre Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) and the University of Hamburg. The role of the CHCR is to promote and support health care research at the UKE and the University of Hamburg.
The CHCR centralises in Hamburg numerous institutions, which are successful in the area of health care research and competently cover the relevant subjects and methods of an internationally competitive health care research.
These include specific epidemiological, meta-analytical and health economic research methods, a network of regional, national and international research cooperation partners (medical surgeries, hospitals, health insurance companies, DRV (German old age pension insurance), research institutions, etc.) as well as specified organisational structures enabling the successful development of the CHCR.