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11 November 2020

MHB opens virtual doors

As in summer, the MHB will again open its virtual doors to prospective students of medicine and psychotherapy on Saturday, 12 December 2020 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. A mix of presentations from teachers and students will provide an authentic and personal impression of the MHB, its innovative degree programmes and practice-oriented formats of teaching and learning, although from a distance. Videos and interactive live events will be on offer, and chatrooms will be organised where questions will be answered in detail.


06 November 2020

More risk expertise for health sciences

Honorary professorship for Prof. Dr. Gerd Gigerenzer, director of the Harding Center for Risk Literacy, as proposed by the board of the Faculty of Health Sciences (FGW).


23 October 2020

Student initiative organises female network meeting

Last Thursday, the “Theaterklause” in Brandenburg an der Havel hosted the first MHB network meeting for women. The student initiative for gender equality “Theodora stellt gleich” had invited women and individuals defining themselves as females from the MHB environment.


18 October 2020

Information on Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2)

Here you find information provided by MHB on current measures and recommendations related to the Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2). Information is being updated and amended on a regular basis.


16 October 2020

Award for young scientist

Monique Jänsch, research assistant of MHB professor Oliver Ritter (clinical director cardiology/nephrology/pneumology at the Brandenburg Municipal Hospital) receives Rudi Busse Young Investigator Award for experimental cardiovascular research.


14 October 2020

“A job well done”

Ultrasound tutors and instructors of the Brandenburg Institute for Clinical Ultrasound (BICUS) attended the European Gastroenterology Congress from 11 to 13 October 2020 where they presented interesting cases from practice. Due to the Corona pandemic, the event was organized as a video conference exclusively.


12 October 2020

How to improve health services

Last Friday, the second Brandenburg Congress for Health Services Research took place in digital format due to Corona. Organisers were the MHB Centre for Health Services Research (ZVF-BB) and the section for health services research/e Health of the Brandenburg Faculty of Health Sciences (FGW).


07 October 2020

MHB van on tour again

Students of the Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) will be on tour again with the MHB van on 17 and 18 October 2020. The project initiated by the MHB donors’ association and co-funded by the Brandenburg Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians (KVBB) will take them to the Uckermark region.


05 October 2020

“MHB is a success story”

Matriculation ceremonies for new students of psychotherapy and medicine took place last week, despite Corona and under strict conditions. Prof. Dr. Ulrike Liedtke (president of the Brandenburg Parliament), Science Minister Dr. Manja Schüle and Health Minister Dr. Ulrike Nonnemacher attended, praised the MHB and congratulated the beginners.


28 September 2020

Climate crisis can kill

Last Friday about 500 demonstrators marched through Neuruppin, among them about 20 MHB students, and chanted slogans against the climate crisis which, they proclaimed, robs them of their future. The demonstration was part of the global climate strike campaign.


24 September 2020

"Excellence is essential!"

15th Health Circle meets in Potsdam to discuss future medical care.


18 September 2020

MHB and Johanniter take innovative action

Cooperation partners establish endowed professorship in general medicine with focus on health services research.


09 September 2020

Support of children

MHB students start new action group and expand commitment to children’s rights and health wordwide.


31 August 2020

“Drastic improvements in training and payment”

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MHB starts new direct psychotherapy programmes with 70 Bachelor and Master students in compliance with new licensing regulations.


21 August 2020

Place of honour for “Papa Fleischer”

MHB (Brandenburg Medical School) students, staff and management attended a ceremony in the senate hall last Wednesday to celebrate the 80th birthday of Prof. Dr. Günter Fleischer and award him a place of honour.


20 August 2020

MHB publishes nationwide clinical study on COVID-19

A team from Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) and Helios Health publishes first results of ongoing study. In a cohort of almost 2,000 COVID-19 patients admitted to one of 86 Helios hospitals in Germany since the start of the pandemic, two-thirds of ICU patients require mechanical ventilation, and one-third of those die in hospital.


25 July 2020

Focus on people

BMBF-funded research project at Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) explores social health in times of lockdown due to Corona pandemic. Guest commentary by Ulrike Gawande (Ruppiner Anzeiger)


15 July 2020

MHB acknowledged as ERASMUS university

Stays abroad can now be financed via Erasmus+ und PROMOS programmes.


06 July 2020

"We all have one and the same heart!"

MHB students create new mural as statement against racism.


08 June 2020

Virtual information day: a total success

The MHB organised its first virtual information day with pre-produced videos and an interactive live programme.