Rapport Activités 2016

Surgery and medicine

logo Infrastructures

Fitting out the Julliard Building

HUG received the keys to the new Gustave Julliard hospital building in late 2016.

Tests had been carried out since June in a pilot unit with a view to checking the equipment with the healthcare practitioners and making the final equipment choices.

Life sciences

logo Infrastructures

Extension of the CMU

Corresponding to the extension of the University Medical Centre (UMC) and located opposite HUG, the UMC 5-6 opened its doors in late 2016. It combines different University and HUG research groups under the same roof, including


logo Soins

Keys to communication

Some 5,000 people in Geneva live with mental retardation. At HUG, they are welcomed and treated with particular care.

In 2016, a contact disability physician was designated and specific training provided to 140 healthcare providers from the emergency and internal medicine departments.