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Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Stiftung öffentlichen Rechts

Universitätsmedizin Göttingen

Robert-Koch-Str. 42

37077 Göttingen

represented by the Board of Directors

Phone: +49 (0)551 39-0

(hereafter „Universitätsmedizin Göttingen“)


Supervisory authority

Stiftungsausschuss der Universitätsmedizin Göttingen:


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Responsible for the content of the UMG umbrella portal according to §5 Abs. 2 TMG (German Telemedia Act)

Vorstand der Universitätsmedizin Göttingen:

Director Research and Teaching: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Brück
Director Health Care: Prof. Lorenz Trümper
Temporary Director Economic Management and Administration: Jens finke

Responsible Medical Association

Landesärztekammer Niedersachsen (Berufsordnung)
Berliner Allee 20
30175 Hannover

Responsible Dental Association

Zahnärztekammer Niedersachsen (Berufsordnung)
Zeißstraße 11a
30519 Hannover

Responsible Pharmacy Association

Apothekerkammer Niedersachsen (Berufsordnung)
An der Markuskirche 4
30163 Hannover

Responsible Psychotherapist Association

Psychotherapeutenkammer Niedersachsen
Leisewitzstr. 47
30175 Hannover

Scope of the legal notice

This imprint applies to the websites of the Institute of General Medicine, which can be accessed via the URL

Responsible for content:

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Himmel
Universitätsmedizin Göttingen
Institut für Allgemeinmedizin
Humboldtallee 38
37073 Göttingen, Germany
Tel: +49 551 39-22648 / -22638

Disclaimer for the content of the online offer

The contents of this website have been compiled with the greatest possible care. However, Universitätsmedizin Göttingen does not assume any liability for the topicality, correctness, completeness and quality of the information provided.

The University Medicine Göttingen is not liable for material or immaterial damages caused directly or indirectly by the use or non-use of the contents or by the use or non-use of incorrect or incomplete information. Use is at one's own risk.

Despite careful content control, we assume no liability for the content of external links. The operators of the linked pages are solely responsible for their content. A permanent control of the contents of the linked pages is not reasonable without concrete evidence of a legal violation, with appropriate knowledge of violations such links will be removed immediately. Furthermore, Universitätsmedizin Göttingen reserves the right to change, supplement or delete parts of the pages or the entire offer without prior notice.

Copyright and trademark law

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