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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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+.


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).


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.


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)”.


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.


02 March 2022

Wilhelm Wundt Building

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


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).


18 February 2022

DFG again supports MHB publishing fund.

The German Research Foundation DFG recently announced support for the publishing fund of the Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) for the second time in a row. The MHB is to receive ca. 60,000 € for open access publications for the next three years.


01 February 2022

How to improve nursing care

Representatives from health and social sectors and organisations collaborate with nursing facility employees in the government-sponsored project CoronaCare to develop recommendations on how to improve nursing care under pandemic conditions.


27 January 2022

Full-time course in psychotherapy successfully accredited.

President Prof. Hans-Uwe Simon praises MHB’s pioneering achievement as another major step forward.


19 January 2022

MHB doctor on aid mission for children in Afghanistan

Jenny Becker was among the first medical graduates of the MHB. Guest commentary by Sigmar Trenkler, MOZ (Märkische Oderzeitung) on her motivation to go to Afghanistan despite the Taliban.


18 January 2022

Cultural events despite Corona?

Now available: initial findings from study on safety and acceptance of open-air festivals with rigid access restrictions.


21 December 2021

“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.


20 December 2021

“Working at the limit”

Dr. Julika Schön, senior physician of anaesthesiology and intensive medicine, and Prof. Marec von Lehe, medical director and senior neurosurgeon, both at the MHB university clinic in Neuruppin, used a solidarity rally for a vivid description of what faces hospital staff in the care and treatment of patients under Corona conditions.


17 December 2021

“Laborious and dysfunctional”

Experts from the initiative “Strategy change now!” criticize measures to combat the pandemic. Their recently published position paper contains detailed proposals for improved crisis management.