The LUMC is an academic medical centre for patient care, research and education, aiming to meet the challenges of tomorrow’s health care. It has a strong focus on research, connecting and combining fundamental research into disease-causing mechanisms with patient-focussed studies in areas like oncology, regenerative medicine and population health. The LUMC has research facilities that include capabilities for multiple appliances. The combination with clinical and societal outreach programmes allows for ground-breaking research and innovation in basic and applied science.
The LUMC has a clear vision on healthcare. We know which role we want to play in the upcoming years. The LUMC is an innovator and focuses on the improvement of healthcare and people’s health. We strive to realize this mission by having a clear focus on top quality research and innovative education to optimize and innovate healthcare for our patients. Read more about our strategic plan 2018-2023.
The LUMC is part of the collective labor agreement of the University Medical Centers (UMC). We offer very favorable working terms and conditions. For instance, you will receive an 8% holiday allowance, an 8.3% end-of-year benefit and a pension arrangement of the ABP in which the LUMC pays 70% of the pension premium.