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.
Congratulations to Prof. Dr. Paolo Ceppi for receiving an Ascending Investigator Grant from the Novo Nordisk Foundation for his work on 'Understanding and targeting the polyol pathway and fructose dependency of non-small-cell lung.
The IZKF renames the modules of the Clinician Scientist Programme in CSP Step 1 and CSP Step 2.
This change was made due to the start of the BMBF-funded new programme "iIMMUNE - Interfaces in Immunomedicine" under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Beate Winner, Head of the Department of Stem Cell Biology...
The winner of the IZKF Publication Award has now been selected. The IZKF administrative office received a total of 22 applications from young scientists by the end of February, of which the Junior Scientist Committee has now selected one.
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.