FGM Reference Centre established at Ghent University Hospital
The centre, which was launched 8 May 2014, will provide medical and psychological guidance and treatment to girls of 14 years and older who are victim to FGM.
Hospitals in East Flanders are in favour of sexual violence reference centres
ICRH conducted a survey into the attitudes of hospitals in East Flanders towards the organisation of care for victims of sexual violence. The study, entitled ‘Towards a holistic approach to sexual violence: are reference centres a feasible and desirable model?,...
Joint Laboratory for Global Health between Ghent University and Hebei Medical University
On 21 November 2019, during an official visit of the province of East Flanders to the Chinese Hebei province, an agreement was signed establishing a joint laboratory for global health between Ghent University (Belgium) and Hebei Medical University (China).