About us

Our research and teaching promote the development of innovative perinatal care models. We are an interdisciplinary team and collaborate with international partners. Our expertise contributes to the development of political strategies for health.

Obstetrics research team


Academia-practice partnership Insel Gruppe – BFH

Our academic and practice partnership with the Department of Nursing, Medical Technology and Therapeutic Care at Insel Gruppe enables us to strengthen our collaboration and link academia with practice. The partnership is led by Prof Kai-Uwe Schmitt and focuses on interdisciplinary, networked research within the context of a dynamic, interprofessional environment.

Universitätsklinik für Kinderheilkunde [University Hospital for Paediatrics]

Partners and networks

Collaboration with partners in the fields of healthcare, science, clinical research and business provides a basis for interdisciplinary research projects.