We commit ourselves to scientific integrity and compliance with the rules of good scientific practice. We strive for the greatest possible transparency within research and, thus, to promote the reputation of research, the understanding of new developments and the acceptance of innovation in society.
We are one of Switzerland's leading institutions with a defined focus on promoting academic clinical research. Our competencies and activities are convincing and beneficial for all stakeholders:
- Researchers intentionally choose a career at the DKF, as they can find optimal conditions for conducting excellent clinical research.
- Students choose the University of Basel for their master's or doctoral studies, as they receive a comprehensive and high-quality education for a successful career in clinical research.
- Experts from all areas of clinical research apply specifically to the DKF because they can help shape innovative research and training infrastructures and implement them into excellent research projects and teaching.
- For international and national organisations, networks and authorities, the DKF is the preferred discussion and project partner.
We focus on the cooperative partnership between researchers and experts in all disciplines of clinical research and, hereby, create ideal conditions for excellent research achievements.
We actively participate in the development of student education and offer continuing training for all relevant professional groups.
We continue to evolve the evidence-based research methodology and play a leading role in national development and innovation projects.