Academic Research Institute

The objective of the Academic Research Institute Groningen (Stichting Academisch Onderzoeksinstituut Groningen) is to encourage the initiation, continuation and distribution of scientific research, particularly but not exclusively within medical science.


Genome-wide association studies to understand different cardiovascular diseases.

Primary Care

Large epidemiological studies supporting general practitioners decision making strategies.

Emergency Care

Diagnostics and treatment of diseases in our emergency medical care centres in the Netherlands.


Co-operation of primary and secondary care in the prevention of neurological disorders.