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.

Dear Professor, dear ladies and gentlemen, The IZKF Management Board has decided on important changes in the IZKF’s ELAN programme on the suggestion of the ELAN -Committee: The ELAN funding line will be provided with additional funds; €1.5 million per year will be available in the futu...

"TOPeCS" supports Clinician Scientists in the Step 2 module during parallel clinical and scientific work, in order to obtain generated (methodological) knowledge, especially in the phase of expiring projects, or to promote preparation for the application for extramural funds. Applications can be submitted to the IZKF until September 1st, 2022.