The department of Primary and Community Care
at the Radboudumc is committed to providing collaborative care and prevention, preferably in the patient's own environment. Our motto is "empowerment where possible, care where necessary."
Our extensive range of research, education, and training delivers valuable knowledge and produces passionate, well-rounded professionals. Specific expertise in areas such as person-centered care and communication, cross-sectoral and interprofessional collaboration, prevention, diversity, vulnerable groups, and participation contributes significantly to this. Through our collaboration with primary, secondary, and tertiary care levels, we actively work towards breaking down barriers in healthcare. Our position within Radboudumc, coupled with close cooperation in various broadly oriented networks, establishes our department as the central and connecting factor in transmural care and healthcare organization. This is true not just regionally, but also nationally and internationally. Within our networks, we develop and share innovative methods and advancements in education and training.
Our team in Gender Research in Primary and Transmural Care specializes in prevention research and the development of innovative methods to study sex and gender in divers medical fields. The methods and interventions we develop aim to contribute to improving health, quality of life and well-being for people.
Our guiding principles include:
Conduct scientific research with a sex, gender and intersectional sensitive approach.
Providing innovative teaching in medicine and health sciences.
Develop methodological expertise in sex and gender sensitive analysis in health sciences. Radboudumc
Welcome to Radboud university medical center (Radboudumc), where scientific breakthroughs are born through the curiosity and passion of our collaborating researchers in a vibrant environment. We believe trust and excitement are crucial elements to achieving our goals, and we approach our research as teams and with the utmost rigor to make a significant impact on health and healthcare. Our researchers are driven by their fascination with the biological, psychological, and sociological mechanisms underlying health and healthcare. They collaborate with partners from all over the world to improve health outcomes for all. Radboudumc unites patient care, research, education, and corporate learning, which allows us to approach our mission to shape the health and healthcare of the future in an innovative and person-centered way.
Our ambition is to lead the way in the pursuit of prevention, sustainability, meaningful care. We believe that through our research, we can significantly improve the health and well-being of society. Join us on our mission to make a difference in healthcare. Become a part of our community of gifted researchers, professionals or patient partners who are dedicated to making a real impact on population health and healthcare. Read what it is like to do a PhD at the Radboud University Medical Center.