The sitem Center is a state of the art research center focussing on the development of new medical technologies and on the effects of healthcare regulation. The Center has a broad portfolio of national and international multidisciplinary research projects.

Its research activities are conducted within four primary research groups: Cardiac Technologies and Implantable Devices, Smart Surgical Instruments and Medical Devices, Personalised Medicine, and Healthcare Regulation and Management.

The sitem Center supports Doctoral and Master study programs of the University of Bern and offers opportunities for candiates to undertake research projects within its highly innovative and collaberative environment.