University Medical Center Utrecht strives to achieve the highest levels in, patient care, scientific research and education. By dedicating ourselves to continuous improvements, we can pioneer cutting-edge treatments, foster groundbreaking findings, and deliver a standard of care that meets the healthcare needs for today, and the future.
Innovation is the engine that drives our organization. Through innovative treatments, improvements to existing care, and disease prevention- we heal today-plan for tomorrow. UMC Utrecht offers high quality academic programs to medical students, (bio) medical researchers, doctors, and nurses. Our educational curriculums strive to develop and share knowledge with the care providers and researchers of the future, supporting, building, and challenging the talent of tomorrow.
Our physicians, researchers, and graduate students work together to find solutions for a wide range of major medical issues. At UMC Utrecht, we want to prevent and cure disease through patient centered care that is tailored to the needs of the individual. We work every day so that our research, methodologies, and treatments can serve society because we believe everyone deserves the very best care.
The three pillars of health care, research, and education are embedded in our mission:
UMC Utrecht is a leading international university medical center generating, testing, sharing, and applying knowledge on health, illness, and health care for the benefit of patients and society.
Care, research, and education
Care, research, and education are the three pillars of UMC Utrecht. These pillars are inextricably intertwined in our ongoing efforts to improve people’s health. Authoritative scientific research and pioneering innovation form the basis of first-class health care. Within UMC Utrecht, improvements are always implemented. These are rendered visible to patients and society and actually applied in practice. High-quality training ensures the influx of new talent required to maintain and reinforce our position at the forefront of health care.