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University Medicine Greifswald
Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts
Fleischmannstraße 8
17475 Greifswald

Phone: +49 (0)3834 86-0
E-Mail: info-unimedizin [at]

Represented by the Executive Board
Prof. Dr. Uwe Reuter (Ärztlicher Vorstand und Vorstandsvorsitzender),
Toralf Giebe (Kaufmännischer Vorstand)
Prof. Dr. Karlhans Endlich (komm. Wissenschaftlicher Vorstand)

Executing Institution of the Provider
Institute for Community Medicine (ICM)
Department: Study of Health in Pomerania – Klinisch-Epidemiologische Forschung (SHIP-KEF)

Regulatory authority

Ministry for Education, Science and Culture Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Werderstraße 124
DE-19053 Schwerin
Phone: +49 (0)385 5880

Responsible Chambers

Umsatzsteuer-Identifikationsnummer according to § 27a Umsatzsteuergesetz:

DE 227 825 354

Responsible for content according to § 18 Abs. 2 MStV

Prof. Dr. med. Henry Völzke
Walter Rathenau Str. 48, 5. Etage
DE-17475 Greifswald
Tel.: +49 (0) 3834 86-7541
Fax: +49 (0) 3834 86-6684

Contact: Dr. Birgit Schauer


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