Department of Clinical Sciences

Patients are the focal point of the research of our department. Our research fields include the diagnostics, prevention and treatment of the individual patient, with emphasis on tropical and infectious diseases including zoonoses, hiv/aids and tuberculosis.

Our expertise lies in descriptive and analytical pathology, laboratory medicine, pharmacology, medical decision sciences and clinical epidemiology. We also carry out clinical studies researching new means and medical technologies.

Coordinating services

 

Events

ID Toekomst: 9 ID Verleden: 48 ID Verleden: 35 ID Verleden: 31 ID Verleden: 27

16-20 Oct 2017

10th European Congress of Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH 2017)

Flanders Meeting and Convention Center, Antwerp

26 Jul 2017

PhD defence Pierre Mukadi Kaningu

External quality assessment as a tool to assess the performance of the laboratory diagnosis of malaria and sleeping sickness among diagnostic laboratories in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Université de Lubumbashi , Lubumbashi

12 May 2017

PhD defence of Florian Vogt

Operational challenges during the scale-up of antiretroviral therapy in Sub-Saharan Africa

Promotiezaal, Building Q, Campus Drie Eiken, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk