Within health care, Region Västra Götaland is tasked with creating prerequisites for good health on equal terms and provides the inhabitants of Västra Götaland (Western Sweden) with healthcare and medical treatment. Region Västra Götaland operates 17 hospitals, 121 healthcare centres and 170 public dental care centres.
Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Sahlgrenska University Hospital (SU) provides emergency and basic care for the Göteborg region, and its 700,000 inhabitants, and highly specialised care for West Sweden, with 1.7 million inhabitants. SU is also the country´s centre for certain specialised care, especially in paediatrics (paediatric heart surgery, incubator care for premature babies, as well as the treatment in paediatric endocrinology). SU is also well known for its successful transplant activity, treatment of cardio-vascular diseases, immunology (research into rejection mechanisms) as well as research into vaccines.
Gothia Forum for clinical research is a unit within Region Västra Götaland (VGR) designed to serve as a meeting place and resource centre for all those involved in clinical research within the region. Research scientists and actors within Region Västra Götaland, as well as Swedish and foreign research companies involved in clinical research, are welcome to consult Gothia Forum directly. Apart from providing a centralized bank of knowledge and information about ongoing and planned clinical research, Gothia Forum also functions as a portal to all resources for collaborative research within Region Västra Götaland.
Vacant positions within the biotech and life science area in the Göteborg region.
Here you find a list of current calls for proposals and applications for Life Science!