Zentrum für Klinische Studien (ZKS)


  • Kristina Brandt, Sociologist (Dipl. Soziologin)

Kiel University's Faculty of Medicine has established a central infrastructure for the planning, support and performance of clinical trials at the UKSH, Campus Kiel. The Zentrum für Klinische Studien (ZKS, Centre for Clinical Studies) is located at the Department of Medical Informatics and Statistic run by Prof. Krawczak.

The objective at the ZKS Kiel is to effectively and continuously support scientists and doctors in the planning and implementation of clinical studies to deliver high quality patient-centred research.

The working methodology here complies with current regulations, such as the Medicinal Products Act (AMG) and the Medizinproduktegesetz (MPG, Medical Devices Act), the corresponding directives and the Good Clinical Practice (ICH-GCP).

The ZKS also offers continued and advanced professional development for clinical trial staff.