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Bildgebende Diagnostik

Stadt Forchheim


Hauptstr. 24
91301 Forchheim


VRNZ Service GmbH

Pool of 27 big private medical practices >300 medical specialists >1500 employees at >100 sites, patient care services for >1 m cases/year. Goal: Representation of interests of large radiological nuclear medical practices towards healthcare payers and the association of SHI Physicians; establishing of medical service provider structures, supports development towards economically successful medium-sized companies.

Fraunhofer MEVIS


Universitätsallee 29
28359 Bremen

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

Founded in 1743, FAU has a rich history. It is a strong research university with an international perspective and one of the largest universities in Germany, with around  39,628 students, 244 degree programmes, 4,000 academic staff (including over 580 professors), 171 million euros (2013) third-party funding, and 500 partnerships with universities all over the world. Teaching at the University is closely linked to research and focuses on training students in both theory and practice to enable them to think critically and work independently.

Siemens Healthcare GmbH

Siemens Healthcare is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs.

In fiscal 2015, Siemens Healthcare had around 44,000 employees worldwide and posted a revenue worth 12.9 billion euros, and profits of more than 2.1 billion euros.


Henkestr. 127
91052 Erlangen

Siemens Aktiengesellschaft Sector Corporate Technology



  • Integrated Breast Care
  • Entwicklung eines Verfahrens zur Herstellung supraleitender Kontakte für neue Supraleiter in Kernspintomographen
  • Smartsensors-B - Erforschung eines Millimeterwellen-Sensors zur nicht-invasiven Erfassung von Blutparametern

Universitätsklinikum Erlangen

The world’s state-of-the-art operating theatre, up-to-date equipment, science-based diagnostic and therapeutic procedures: the 42 departments and seven institutes of Universitätsklinikum Erlangen comprehend every field of modern medicine. The university hospital buildings are mainly situated close to the city, alongside the garden of the margrave’s palace and provide more than 1.300 beds.

Teaching, research and medical care are of the highest standard. Research results from Erlangen are setting standards for prevention, diagnostics and therapy.

Fraunhofer Institut für Integrierte Schaltungen

The image processing and medical technology department of the Fraunhofer IIS deals with research in the fields of medical image processing, vital sensor technology, bio signal processing and medical communication. In cooperation with the medical test and application centre (METEAN) and the Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, we carry out studies regarding medical products. Furthermore, the Fraunhofer IIS focuses on expertise in the field of localisation; more than ten different technologies can be further developed, adapted and combined to customised prototypes and systems.



Kultur trifft Wirtschaft: Medical Valley EMN unterstützt Kaiserpfalz-Gespräch

on 3. November 2011 - 9:50

FORCHHEIM – Gesundheit im Wandel der Zeit und 100 Jahre Bildgebende Diagnostik – das sind die Themen beim fünften Kaiserpfalz-Gespräch am 5. November 2011 um 13.30 Uhr im Kaisersaal der Kaiserpfalz in Forchheim. Der Medical Valley EMN e. V. unterstützt das Symposium, an dem Prof. Dr.-Ing. Erich R. Reinhardt als Referent das Medical Valley präsentiert und über die Schwerpunkte im Exzellenzzentrum für Medizintechnik berichtet. Als weitere Redner sind Dr. Uwe Busch, der stellvertretende Museumsleiter des Deutschen Röntgen-Museums Remscheid, Dr.

Deutsch-französischer Wissensaustausch im Medical Valley EMN

on 29. September 2011 - 12:52

ERLANGEN – Internationaler Besuch im Medical Valley EMN. Am 13. September 2011 waren Abgeordnete der französischen Nationalversammlung zu Gast in Erlangen. Die Mitglieder des französischen Ausschusses zur Technologiefolgeabschätzung machten sich im Medical Valley ein Bild von den jüngsten Entwicklungen im Spitzencluster Medizintechnik.