Aalborg University Hospital handles pre- and postgraduate education and research at an international level. Employees at Aalborg University Hospital publish more than 800 scientific articles annually and participate in projects and networks financed by national and international funding programmes.
Research, Education and Innovation provides a number of services and support functions for research and education. These include research management, financing, fundraising, communication/knowledge sharing, patenting, cooperation agreements, library functions, pre- and postgraduate education, skills training and innovation. The department is located at the Research House (Aalborg University Hospital Science and Innovation Center), where a number of research centers also are located along with facilities for education and innovation.
The research at Aalborg University Hospital is especially strong in the areas of clinical epidemiology, medical gastroenterology, pain research, visceral bio-mechanics, lipid research and cardiology, nursing research thyroid and bone disease and haematology.