University Hospital of Geneva

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University Hospitals of Geneva
Les Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève.JPEG
Main entrance of the University Hospital of Geneva
Affiliated university University of Geneva
Beds 1800
Founded 1995

The University Hospitals of Geneva (French: Hôpitaux universitaires de Genève, HUG) is one of the five university hospitals of Switzerland, and the largest one of the country [1]

First founded in 1535 [2] the creation of the HUG dates back to 1995 as a merger of all public hospitals in Geneva.

The HUG operate 8 hospitals in the Canton of Geneva, as well as 40 outpatients clinics.

Associated institutions[edit]

  • Center for Biomedical Imaging (CIBM)[3]
  • University Centre of Legal Medicine (CURML)[4]
  • École romande de santé publique (ERSP)

Notable affiliates[edit]



Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ HUG. "HUG Chiffres-clés". Retrieved 19 October 2014. 
  2. ^ HUG. "HUG Dates-clés". Retrieved 19 October 2014. 
  3. ^ Center for Biomedical Imaging (page visited on 2 October 2011).
  4. ^ Centre universitaire romand de médecine légale (page visited on 3 June 2012).

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Coordinates: 46°11′36″N 6°08′54″E / 46.19333°N 6.14833°E / 46.19333; 6.14833