• NFDI4Health Initiative

    Prof. Petra Ritter and the Brain Simulation Section are participants in the NFDI4Health Initiative.

    The Brain Simulation Section will contribute to NFDI4Health Initiative's activities by building health data infrastructures.

    NFDI4Health has been selected for funding in the DFG National Research Infrastructure (NFDI) Initiative.

    The main objectives of NFDI4Health are:

    1. the implementation of a federated health data infrastructure in Germany for searching and accessing health care data and health databases,

    2. to enhance data sharing and data linkage of personal health data in compliance with privacy regulations and ethics principles,

    3. to enable the development and deployment of new consent management mechanisms and augmented data access services, and

    4. to foster data sharing and cooperation between clinical research, epidemiological and public health communities.