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Competence Center Sleep & Health Zurich (SHZ)

 Scientific Competence Centers & Academic Networks and Initiatives

The Competence Center Sleep & Health Zurich (SHZ) is a growing interdisciplinary network of research groups active in the field of sleep and chronobiology research and sleep medicine at the University of Zurich and the ETH Zurich.

The Competence Center SHZ promotes synergies and scientific excellence to drive innovation for precision-medicine approaches and tailored sleep-wake interventions for healthy and diseased populations. Furthermore, SHZ constitutes an attractive center for interdisciplinary education in sleep and circadian physiology/medicine for young researchers and clinical scientists. Last but not least, SHZ fosters the dissemination of knowledge to the society, supporting the transfer of novel developments in sleep science into prevention and health care.

  • Areas of Expertise: Digital Health, Medtech, Pharma, Precision medicine
  • Services: Cross-sectoral exchange, Education & Training, Network promotion & support, Research collaboration, Technology transfer
  • Institution: ETH, UZH