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

Migrant workers in North West Ethiopia

30 May 2018

PhD defence Charles Abongomera

Challenges in clinical management of visceral leishmaniasis patients in East Africa

University of Antwerp, Wilrijk
Tom Platteau

09 Feb 2018

PhD defence Tom Platteau

How to improve HIV prevention? Development, implementation and evaluation of combination prevention interventions among key populations.

Open Universiteit, Heerlen, Heerlen
T. pallidum, the bacteria that causes syphilis

08 Dec 2017

PhD defence Kara Osbak

Contemporary syphilis epidemics: efforts to improve syphilis diagnostics

Auditorium S1, Universiteit Antwerpen, Wilrijk