Center for Interdisciplinary Health Research


Deckblatt_ZIG_Flyer_EnglishThe Center for Interdisciplinary Health Research (ZIG) at the University of Augsburg is an intra- and interdisciplinary center which brings together research from humanities, social sciences, economics, law, and other connected disciplines with the aim to offer an integrative perspective on the topic of health. ZIG focuses on research questions regarding health and illness, medicine and the health care system, as well as biotechnology. Special areas of interest are located in bio, medical and health law, death and the end of life care, health communication and health care management. The purpose of the center is to support and intensify interdisciplinary research in these areas.