About Research and Innovation

Research and Innovation is a part for Centre for Regional development. The purpose of the the regions work with regards to research and innovation is to promote these subjects in the health services together with businesses and universities at national as well as international levels.

On our website, researchers and health professionals from the Capital Region’s hospitals can find help with financing, negotiating research contracts, innovation funding, approval from the Capital Region’s Committee on Health Research Ethics and much more.

The medical and pharmaceutical industry and knowledge institutes wishing to collaborate on the development and testing of novel solutions or medical devices can find relevant information and get in touch with clinical research units.

Research and Innovation

Acting as a single point of entry to research and innovation in the Capital Region of Denmark, Research and Innovation supports not only its key areas but also implementation and commercialisation. Thus contributing to: 

  • Further development of high-quality, effective regional health services for the benefit of citizens and society
  • Growth and development in the Capital Region through close collaboration with businesses and universities in developing new knowledge, leading to new products and services 

Research and Innovation's aim is to:

  • Ensure expansion of the frameworks for research and innovation in health services by developing and implementing policies and development initiatives
  • Offer effective, coherent and specialist research and innovation support targeting health service managers and employees

Act as a single point of entry for, e.g. enterprises, universities and hospitals interested in collaborating with the Capital Region on research and innovation.

You can also read the Capital Region of Denmark's Strategy for Health Research 2018-2022.

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