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University Hospital Brussels
(UZ brussels)

We are Specialized In

The center boasts a new high-tech ambulance with innovative tools and telemedicine, which enables to tailor the treatment to the specific needs of patients and is first of its kind in Europe.

About Us

UZ Brussel, also known as the University Hospital Brussels, has a staff of approximately 3,800 employees. It is attached to the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of the Free University of Brussels on the campus in Jette. With 721 hospital beds, it accounts for more than 30,000 admissions of patients each year from Belgium and abroad, more than 360,000 consultations and more than 70,000 patients at the emergency care.

Thanks to nearly 4,000 permanent employees, UZ Brussel provides the best possible care to patients. As a university hospital, UZ Brussel has a teaching mission and conducts scientific research. Research and training are also important to UZ Brussel. Every year, approximately 800 students do internships at the hospital.

Our team

Prof. Dr.
Vedat Topsakal

Listening is a magnetic and strange thing, a creative force. The friends who listen to us are the ones we move toward. When we are listened to, it creates us, makes us unfold and expand.

Karl A. Menninger


University Hospital Brussels

UZ Brussels