Welcome to the IZKF

The Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research (IZKF) is the central structure of research development of the Faculty of Medicine of the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU). Its mission is to improve the overall quality of clinical research at the Medical Faculty, to stimulate interdisciplinary research, to advance the careers of young scientist and to foster the acquisition of extramural funds.



The 7th IZKF Newsletter was published today. You can find it online under Information for IZKF members. We cordially invite you to read the newsletter and to send us news for publication at any time.

On 20 and 21 June, around 160 participants came together in Kloster Banz for the 9th IZKF Symposium. We would like to thank the speakers for their inspiring presentations. Together with the active participation of the IZKF members, they made the symposium an enriching experience. We hope that eve...

The IZKF administrative office has published the IZKF Annual Report 2023. It is now available to you digitally.

On 29.04.2024 the colloquium for IZKF Junior Projects took place. The evaluation of the individual applications took place in a one-step procedure by the board of the IZKF with the participation of the ELAN committee and the Junior Scientists Committee of the IZKF. 11 young scientists had applied fo...

The publication price is aimed at all young researchers in the Faculty of Medicine up to a maximum of 38 years at the time of publication. For the prize to be awarded, the publication must have been published as the first author in the period 01/01/2023 - 31/12/2023. Work that led to the publication must have been carried out in Erlangen.