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Research Groups

Nine research groups work closely together with other KU Leuven departments, University Hospitals Leuven, and VIB.

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The department offers its members administrative and technical support  through the departmental staff and  working groups on specific topics.

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The board is responsible for the preparation, coordination, and implementation of the policies of the department.

Board Overview



The department organises several lectures, events, PhD defences and more throughout the year. For a more detailed calendar, follow the link below.



Head of the Department

Patrick Dupont
O&N V Herestraat 49 box 1020
BE-3000 Leuven
+32 16 37 29 02

Departmental Administrator

Stefaan Roelen
O&N V Herestraat 49 box 1020
BE-3000 Leuven

+32 16 71 03 87