University of Ulm
The University of Ulm is a leading German institute for medical research. The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry/Psychotherapy, headed by Professor Jorg M. Fegert, is specialized in top-level psychiatric treatment and research in neuropsychiatric disorders (e.g. ADHD, Conduct Disorders, Tourette Syndrome, Depression, Eating Disorders, Self Injurious Behaviour).
Research on efficacy and safety of medication treatment for psychiatric disorders in youths associated with ethical questions is a main focus of work. The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry/Psychotherapy is equipped with 30 inpatient beds distributed in 3 units and 1 two-part day care unit for 13 patients. In our outpatient clinic, we treat around 1700 children and adolescents a year.