Connecting Worlds: UMC Utrecht Strategy 2020-2025
The new UMC Utrecht strategy 2020-2025 was developed over a period of approximately one year. During that time, more than 2200 colleagues, patients, students and external experts and stakeholders took part in the strategy debate, which yielded interesting insights.
Connecting Worlds - because every person counts
"Together we strive to improve people’s health and create the healthcare of tomorrow. Being at the forefront is not enough. We want to take the lead and ensure that healthcare in the Netherlands continues moving forward. Together we strive to improve people’s health and create the healthcare of tomorrow."
In the official document on the UMC Utrecht intranet, you can read about the process leading to the strategy, what we stand for, our foundation, the strategy, what we are going to do, and what that will require.
Biofabrication & disease modelling as key area
We are especially happy about the focus on regenerative medicine as one of the selected key areas: "We develop (regenerative) treatment strategies that promote the body's own recovery with a combination of technology and biology, by looking into the underlying mechanisms of various chronic diseases and neurological disorders."