USZ Foundation


The University Hospital Zurich Foundation is an independent private foundation of University Hospital Zurich. It promotes teaching, research and medical care at UHZ. To this end, it supports the further development of technologies and innovations in order to provide patients with new and improved diagnostic and therapeutic methods.

The goals of the University Hospital Zurich Foundation are:

  1. Rapid real-life impact
    Turn medical research into practice with efficiency and precision, providing treatments that matter to people today.

  2. Healthier and happier lives
    Put people at the heart of new advances in medicine, technology and diagnostics, not only to maintain but improve people’s quality of life.

  3. At the cutting edge
    When diseases are too complex for others to treat, provide world-class science, technology and expertise for people with medical breakthroughs.


You want to support the University Hospital Zurich Foundation? By doing so, you are helping to secure the future of applied research and teaching at University Hospital Zurich. This benefits patients directly. Find further information on