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27 July 2022

Ailing Health System

Our ailing health system and new ways to achieve patient-centred care are in the focus of this year’s MHB summer school at Campus Brandenburg an der Havel from 19 to 23 September 2022.

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19 July 2022

“New approaches required to solve current and future problems”

MHB announces new consecutive Master programme in Health Services Research. The initial format will be a part-time course with blended learning. Organizationally assigned to the Faculty of Health Sciences (FGW), the course will be based at the Centre for Health Services Research (ZFV-BB) in Rüdersdorf near Berlin.

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12 July 2022

“A great experience, and extremely valuable!”

Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) again leads the way with mentoring project.

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11 July 2022

Graduation ceremony for second class of Brandenburg medical model curriculum

The Brandenburg Medical School Theodor Fontane (MHB) invited family, friends and companions of the second class of the Brandenburg medical model curriculum to the graduation ceremony at the Paulikloster/Brandenburg an der Havel last Saturday.

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29 June 2022

Treatment of skin cancer

Clinical trial shows that immunotherapy in skin cancer may avoid surgery and the strain of chemo and/or radiotherapy. Findings based on biostatistics from Neuruppin.

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27 June 2022

Wilhelm Wundt Building: Restoration has started

Restoration of the Wilhelm Wundt Building in Großbothen near Grimma officially started on Saturday, 25 June, in combination with an MHB-organized meeting. Participants of the gathering with presentations on the history of psychology were mainly young MHB scientists and students. Potential uses of the historical building remain to be decided. Financial support for the meeting was provided by the Foundation Lotte Köhler.

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24 June 2022

First research afternoon in Rüdersdorf

MHB Campus Rüdersdorf hosts about 80 researchers in separate project teams – first research afternoon offered opportunity for encounters and exchange.

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30 May 2022

Monkey pox: Short update

In May 2022, several countries outside Africa including Germany registered first cases of monkey pox. What is unusual about these cases is that affected persons had no history of travel to African countries, and secondly, that the disease appears to have been transmitted via sexual activity in many instances. MHB virologist Prof. Frank T. Hufert sums up the most relevant information.

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23 May 2022

Plans to establish “Health Competence Centre”

Project on shortlist of Award for Health Networkers. Winners to be announced at September meeting.

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03 May 2022

Research centre moves to Campus Rüdersdorf

Researchers of the Brandenburg Medical School Theodor Fontane (MHB) have moved to the former Corona outpatient department of the Rüdersdorf polyclinic. The premises were officially opened after several months of rebuilding.

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19 April 2022

MHB students complete 3-month elective in Tanzania

Can Gero Leineweber and Maximilian Fichtl, students at Brandenburg Medical School, complete obligatory 3-month elective in surgery at Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre in Moshi, Tanzania.

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12 April 2022

“Still a lot to do!”

MHB health services researchers present preliminary findings from ZWEIT project at symposium and point out shortcomings in implementation of second opinion guideline.

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11 April 2022

MHB welcomes new students

The Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) welcomed about 70 new students of medicine and psychology with a ceremony at the event venue Kulturkirche Neuruppin last Friday from 3:00 p.m. Applicants had to pass a multistep admission procedure in order to start their chosen course of studies at the MHB.

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04 April 2022

BMBF Innovation Award for MHB project AngioAccel

Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) honours outstanding transfer of excellent research results into practice with validation programme VIP+.

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04 April 2022

Updated information on Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2)

This MHB website offers regularly updated and amended information on current measures and guidance related to the Corona-Virus (SARS-CoV-2).

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23 March 2022

Case of the Year award

Heart specialists from Immanuel Klinikum Bernau Herzzentrum Brandenburg, an MHB university clinic, win “Case of the Year” award.

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10 March 2022

Another physician for the State of Brandenburg

Alaa Maskoud, 26-year-old physician from Syria, is one of the first graduates of a support programme at the Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) to facilitate “integration through qualification (IQ)”.

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09 March 2022

Vascular surgeon to become new vice president

The Senate of the Brandenburg Medical School elected Prof. Dr. med. Irene Hinterseher as the first MHB vice president in its meeting on 3 March 2022.

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02 March 2022

Wilhelm Wundt Building

MHB research project on potential uses of famous psychologist/physiologist’s last residence.

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22 February 2022

Snatched from life

Large-scale poster campaign in Berlin and Brandenburg informs about life-threatening sepsis. Initiator is the SepWiss project, co-funded by the innovation fund of the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

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