Community Medicine

SHIP International

Expertise of the SHIP team in ensuring high levels of standardization and quality assurance is provided to establish new population studies worldwide. The vision underlying SHIP International is to create a federal network of international partner studies with a collaborative approach to epidemiological research. The aim is to compare health indicators across nations and to replicate findings using well comparable data from different populations.


Institute for Community Medicine
Unit of SHIP-KEF
PD Dr. Henry Völzke
Walther-Rathenau-Straße 48, 5th Floor
D-17475 Greifswald

Phone: +49 (0)3834 86 75 41
Fax: +49 (0)3834 86 66 84