Institution identification


Institution ID


Institution full name and acronym

University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU)

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Type of institution

Educational Institution
Hospital/Clinic/Other health care facility

Institution website

ENCePP partner

Institution description
The mission of the UMCU Clinical Pharmacy research program is to explain,predict and improve patients’ response to pharmacOtherapeutic treatment using pharmacoepidemiological and clinical pharmacological approaches. The research program finds its inspiration in needs and observations from daily patient care. Within this general scope,the research program focuses on three areas: children (patient group oriented),central nervous system drugs(exposure/drug group oriented),and drug induced illness (outcome oriented,i.e. side effects,toxicology,medication errors). The department of Clinical Pharmacy produces >40 peer reviewed publications per year in the area of pharmacoepidemiology,pharmacovigilence and clinical pharmacology.
Institution details
Experience with collecting data directly from individual patients or respondents:
Interest in carrying out research that is funded by pharmaceutical companies: