“Every day, we face the challenge of combining theory, science and practice to ensure that our graduates are ideally prepared to tackle the challenges of everyday working life on the fast-paced health market. We attach great importance to skills of communication and working in multi-professional teams.”
Research is carried out in multidisciplinary collaboration with other institutes of the Department of Health Studies. The individual degree programmes and institutes focus on topics including obesity, exercise, healthy ageing and health literacy. The Department has forged networks with relevant stakeholders in the health sector to establish itself as a recognised partner in achieving health objectives and to gain visibility in Styria as also at the national and international level.
Development and evaluation of evidence-based innovative diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
Health services research for the healthcare professions
Innovative training concepts for the healthcare professions