Ministry/authority

Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Hannoversche Strasse 28-30
10115 Berlin
Phone: +49 30 18 570
Fax: +49 30 18 57 83601
www.bmbf.de/en/index.php

Logo: Federal Ministry of Education and Research

The health care economy in Germany is an innovative sector that makes a major contribution not only to a better medical care for the population. This sector is also responsible for creating jobs and promoting prosperity.

In order for German health care industry to face international competition and to retain or expand its expertise and market share, it is essential to maintain the capacity for technological innovation. To achieve this, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research accelerates innovation processes by means of a targeted research funding. Additionally the legal framework conditions are structured on an ongoing basis in a responsible manner that is conducive to research and innovation.

Contact person: Dr. Lisette Andreae
Phone: +49 30 1857 5416
lisette.andreae@bmbf.bund.de