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University of Leipzig Medical Center, which is a public agency, and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University operate a joint website at www.uniklinikum-leipzig.de.

University of Leipzig Medical Center is responsible for healthcare-related content, and the Medical Faculty for content related to research or teaching.

Imprint pursuant to Art. 5 of the Telemedia Act and Art. 55 Sect. 2 of the State Broadcasting Treaty

Universitätsklinikum Leipzig

Anstalt öffentlichen Rechts

(University of Leipzig Medical Center
Public agency)

Liebigstrasse 18, Haus B
D-04103 Leipzig

Tel.: +49 341 - 97 109
Fax: +49 341 - 97 15909

Board members with powers of representation:
Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang E. Fleig, Medical Director and Spokesman of the Board
Marya Verdel, Commercial Director
 
Chair of the Supervisory Board: Prof. Dr. Knut Löschke

VAT ID No.: DE 213218064

Responsible regulatory agency:
Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst

(Ministry of Science and Arts of the State of Saxony)
Wigardstrasse 17
D-01097 Dresden
http://www.smwk.sachsen.de

Additional information; responsible medical councils:


Doctors:

Our doctors were awarded their legal professional designation in the Federal Republic of Germany.

They are members of the Sächsische Landesärztekammer (State Medical Association of Saxony). The competent authority in matters of statutory health insurance is the Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Sachsen (Saxon Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians).

Their professional conduct is governed by the applicable version of the Rules of Professional Practice of the State Medical Council of Saxony.

 

Dentists:

Our dentists were awarded their legal professional designation in the Federal Republic of Germany.

The responsible dental association is the Landeszahnärztekammer Sachsen (State Dental Association of Saxony). The competent authority in matters of statutory dental health insurance is the Kassenzahnärztliche Vereinigung Sachsen (Saxon Association of Statutory Health Insurance Dentists).

Their professional conduct is governed by the applicable version of the Act on Practising Dentistry and the Rules of Professional Practice for Dentists in the Free State of Saxony.

 

Pharmacists:

Our pharmacists were awarded their legal professional designation in the Federal Republic of Germany.

The responsible professional association is the Sächsische Landesapothekerkammer (State Association of Pharmacists of Saxony); the competent authority is the Landesdirektion Sachsen (Regional Office in Saxony).

Their professional conduct is governed by the applicable version of the Saxon Association of Healing Professions Act and the Rules of Professional Practice of the Saxon State Association of Pharmacists.

 

Psychotherapists:

Our psychotherapists were awarded their legal professional designation in the Federal Republic of Germany.

The responsible professional association is the Ostdeutsche Psychotherapeutenkammer (East German Association of Psychotherapists); the competent authority is the Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Sachsen (Saxon Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians).

Their professional conduct is governed by the applicable version of the Rules of Professional Practice of the East German Association of Psychotherapists.

 

Responsible for content pursuant to Art. 55 Sect. 2 RStV (German Interstate Broadcasting Agreement):

Central website: www.uniklinikum-leipzig.de

Universitätsklinikum Leipzig – Bereich Krankenversorgung

(University of Leipzig Medical Center – healthcare content)
Helena Reinhardt
Press officer and Head of the Corporate Communications Unit

Liebigstrasse 18, Haus B
D-04103 Leipzig

Tel.: +49 341 - 97 15905
Fax: +49 341 - 97 15906

 

Medical Faculty of Leipzig University -  research & teaching content
as well as all facilities of the Medical Faculty

Oliver Gotthold

Liebigstraße 27, Haus E
04103 Leipzig

Telefon: 0341 - 97 15910
Fax:      0341 - 97 15919

Dean of the Medical Faculty: Prof. Dr. med. Michael Stumvoll

 

Content of the website
 
Medical knowledge is constantly changing as a result of research and clinical experience. The information and content posted on the website of University of Leipzig Medical Center and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University are compiled and maintained with considerable care and to the best of our knowledge. However, the information on offer is never intended to substitute for a personal examination, diagnosis or treatment.

We cannot guarantee that all content is accurate, complete or up-to-date. As service-providers, we are liable under general law only for our own content on this website pursuant to Art. 7 Sect.1 of the Telemedia Act (TMG). Under Arts. 8 to 10 of the TMG, we are under no obligation to monitor third-party information which is transmitted or stored, or to investigate circumstances suggesting illegal activity. The obligation to remove or block the use of information under general law shall remain unaffected by this. Any such liability shall only be accepted from such time as we become aware of a specific legal violation. As soon as it comes to our attention that a respective legal violation has been committed, such content shall be removed with immediate effect.

We accept no liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage of a health-related, material or non-material nature which arises from the use or non-use of the information provided. Such use shall be at the sole risk of the user, unless erroneous information is posted as a result of gross negligence or malicious intent. University of Leipzig Medical Center and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University expressly reserve the right to amend, supplement or delete parts of the site or its entire content without specific prior notification, or to terminate its publication either temporarily or permanently.

The use of design elements of the central homepage, such as for instance the logo of University of Leipzig Medical Center, is permitted only with the express consent of the Head of the Corporate Communications Unit of University of Leipzig Medical Center.

 

References and links:

This online service contains links to the external websites of third parties over which University of Leipzig Medical Center and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University exert no influence whatsoever. The relevant provider or operator of linked pages bears sole responsibility for their content. Consequently, no guarantee can be undertaken in respect of such third-party content.

If the website of University of Leipzig Medical Center and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University refers to pages whose content is objectionable, please notify us accordingly at: webmaster@uniklinik-leipzig.de.

 

Copyright and trademark law

The content and works posted on this site by University of Leipzig Medical Center and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University are protected by German copyright law. Reproduction, modification, dissemination or any type of use outside the scope of the copyright law requires the written consent of the respective originator. Downloads and copies of this site are permitted only for personal and not for commercial use. This excludes press releases issued by University of Leipzig Medical Center whose content anyone is at liberty to reuse without specifically seeking permission.

The copyright of third parties shall be respected in relation to content on this website which has not been created by University of Leipzig Medical Center or the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University. In particular, the content of third parties shall be identified as such. If you nonetheless become aware of a breach of copyright, please notify us accordingly.

If we become aware of any legal violations, the relevant content shall be removed immediately.

All brands and trademarks named on the website and protected by third parties, if applicable, shall be protected without exception by the provisions of the applicable trademark legislation and the title of the respective registered owner. A mere mention of a trademarked product should not lead one to conclude that it is not protected by third-party rights.

The copyright for all our own content on the website is held by University of Leipzig Medical Center in the case of healthcare-related content, and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University in the case of content related to research or teaching. Reproduction or other use of the content (e.g. of graphics, sound documents, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications) is permitted only with the express consent of University of Leipzig Medical Center in the case of healthcare-related content, and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University in the case of content related to research or teaching.

 

Suggestions and corrections

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This disclaimer is an integral part of the website of University of Leipzig Medical Center and the Medical Faculty of Leipzig University. If parts of this text or the individual wording of this text are not fully compliant with current legislation, or are no longer compliant with it in whole or in part, the validity of the remaining parts of the text shall remain unaffected.