The University Clinic of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine is consolidated under one roof with the clinics for paediatric cardiology, neonatology, and paediatric and adolescent surgery, along with an interdisciplinary paediatric intensive care unit and paediatric radiology. Physiotherapy, occupational- and logotherapy, dietary consultation and psychology round off the range of services.
We have a special mission to provide care for rare diseases.
General information about the clinic
The appointment-based and specialist outpatient clinics are staffed by paediatric specialists in all medical fields and are the point of contact for referrals from the primary and secondary care sectors. We have a special mission to provide care for rare diseases This is also in line with our scientific priorities.
We offer young academics and students topics for diploma and master theses, a clinical scientist programme, a doctoral programme and the tenure track option.
The spectrum of research of the University Clinic lies in clinical research and clinically relevant fundamental research (bedside-to-bench). We supervise a large number of multicentric clinical studies. Our declared objective is to provide access to therapy studies for as many patients as possible.
The Medical Faculty at Johannes Kepler University Linz and Kepler University Hospital are committed to advanced medicine and are developing specific plans for a clinical study centre.
Approximately 30,000 outpatients and 6,000 inpatients receive treatment each year.
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Högler & Team
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Högler, Head of the University Clinic of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine at Kepler University Hospital, is an internationally renowned endocrinologist and osteologist. His team consists of nationally respected specialists in almost all areas of paediatric medicine.
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Högler
The OKIDS network centre is linked to the site through a collaboration agreement and supports local study activities by providing study nurse capacity.
Sonja Thalguter, BSc
Kepler University Hospital Clinic of Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Med Campus IV.
Tel.: +43 (0)5 7680 84 - 0
E-Mail: contact.mc4kepleruniklinikum.sign: dotat
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