Welcome to the IZKF
The Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research (IZKF) is the central structure of research development of the Faculty of Medicine of the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU). Its mission is to improve the overall quality of clinical research at the Medical Faculty, to stimulate interdisciplinary research, to advance the careers of young scientist and to foster the acquisition of extramural funds.
In honour of the founder and former IZKF spokesperson, the IZKF is now using the name Jochen-Kalden-Funding Programme for its junior research groups.
In October, the IZKF Board had decided to postpone the 8th IZKF-Symposium from 2021 to 2022. The new date has now been fixed:
The symposium will take place from 09 to 11 June 2022 in Kloster Banz in Bad Staffelstein.
The panel of experts, with the participation of the spokespersons for the main research areas and the Scientific Advisory Board of the IZKF, decided to support four new groups of young researchers.
The annual general assembly of the IZKF took place on Tuesday, 08.12.2020.
The IZKF chairman, Professor Wegner and Professor Becker (Junior Scientist Committee) gave a review and outlook on funding programmes of the IZKF