The Institute is based at the Department of Health Studies and carries out research in multidisciplinary collaboration with other institutes of the Department. The thematic focus is placed on 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