IT for Clinical Research (ITCR)


The ITCR-L cooperates at the University of Lübeck with:

  • Interdisciplinary Center for biobanking-Lübeck (ICB-L)
  • Institute of Medical computer science (IMI)
  • IT Service Center (ITSC)
  • Center for Clinical Studies (ZKS)
  • Center for Population Medicine and Health Services Research (ZBV)

In addition, the ITCR-L collaborates with the University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH) and UKSH IT Service mbH (UKSH ITSG). Other partners are the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Marine Biotechnology (EMB) on the Campus Lübeck and the Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology (IZI) in Postdam.
The the ITCR-L employees are actively involved in national and international working groups:

National: German Society for Medical computer science, Biometry and Epidemiology e.V. (GMDS), technology and methodology platform for networked medical research e.V. (TMF), North German Biobank Alliance (NBA), Society for computer science e.V. (GI)

International: International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (Isber), European and Middle Eastern Society for Biopreservation and biobanking (ESBB), Health Level Seven (HL7), German Biobank Node (GBN) of biobanking and Biomolecular Resources Research Infrastructure (BBMRI)