Public Health, Health Services Research and HTA

Research Unit for Diabetes Epidemiology

Head of Research Unit:

Assoc.-Prof. Priv.-Doz. Dr. Wilhelm Oberaigner

Welcome to the Research Unit for Diabetes Epidemiology (RUFDE)

Research Unit Mission

The main goal of our research is to develop and apply scientific methods for:

1) epidemiological research on chronic diseases and its complications 

2) estimating benefits and harms of both opportunistic and organized screening programs.

Our emphasis is on health services research questions focussing on the population of Tyrol and/or the health system of Tyrol as well as on national and international research questions.