Heidelberg University Hospital,
Heidelberg (Germany)

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Department of Infectious Diseases, Section Clinical Tropical Medicine

Postal address: Im Neuenheimer Feld 32, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany

Website: https://www.klinikum.uni-heidelberg.de/heidelberger-institut-fuer-global-health

Site coordinator

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Annette Kaupaun
Email: annette.kapaun@med.uni-heidelberg.de

Tel.: +49-6221-56 29 99 (& 29 64)

Site members

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Thomas Junghanss
Email: thomas.junghanss@urz.uni-heidelberg.de

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Thomas Jänisch
Email: thomas.jaenisch@urz.uni-heidelberg.de

Tel.: +49-6221-56 380 40

Type of Institution

  • Travel clinic
  • Outpatients department
  • Inpatient department for tropical diseases
  • Research department

Services

  • Pre-travel services
  • Post-travel outpatients services
  • Inpatient care

Special services

  • Migration medicine
  • Consultations for international companies
  • Echinococcosis
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever (FMF)
  • Venomous & poisonous animals (VAPA Guide)

In-house facilities

  • Laboratory
      • Haematology
      • Chemistry
      • Parasitology
      • Virology
      • Mycology
      • Serology
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • CT
  • MRI

24h public emergency service hotline

  • +49-6221-56 87 82

Links / collaborations

  • WHO - Informal Working Group on Echinococcosis

Current research

  • Echinococcosis
  • Epidemic bacterial meningitis
  • Buruli
  • Dengue
  • Venomous & poisonous animals
  • Quality management of district hospitals incl. laboratory, clinical epidemiology of bacteraemia and sepsis

Future research interests

  • Echinococcosis
  • Epidemic bacterial meningitis
  • Buruli
  • Dengue
  • Venomous & poisonous animals
  • Quality management of district hospitals incl. laboratory, clinical epidemiology of bacteraemia and sepsis