Adriana Pérez Fortis
Scientific coordinator CBI

Upcoming activities

CBI Symposium

Next October 29th from 14.00 to 15.30 hrs within the framework of the 40 years of cooperation between UOL-RUG, the CBI invites to the symposium "The CBI: New opportunities for cross-border health research between Oldenburg and Groningen.

For registration and questions, please send an email to  or

Please see the program below.






Dr. Adriana Pérez-Fortis

University of Oldenburg / Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health


(25 min)

More healthy years along the Northern Dutch-German border: Creating a blueprint for sustainable and resilient health systems in European border regions”

Prof. Dr. Jochen Mierau

Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health / University of Groningen


Questions from the audience.


(13 min)

Cross-border research in orthopedics”

Dr. Gesine Seeber

University of Oldenburg / Pius Hospital Oldenburg

Dr. Martin Stevens

University Medical Center Groningen


Questions from the audience.


(13 min)

The Dutch-German cross-border region as a living lab for innovating healthcare, improving infections prevention and combating antibiotic resistance and infections”

Dr. Corinna Glasner,

University Medical Center Groningen / University of Groningen


Questions from the audience.

15.11 - 15.30

Discussion and closing

Prof. Dr. Lena Ansmann

University of Oldenburg

Prof. Dr. Axel Hamprecht

University of Oldenburg / Klinikum Oldenburg

Total time: 1.30 hrs.

Audience expected: researchers, clinicians, health care public policers from the region and students.

EU Region Talk

Next October 13th at 15.30 hrs the CBI will be presented within the framework of the European Week of Regions and Citites. More info here.

(Changed: 2021-04-30)