Welcome to the IGGMB – Research Institute for Basic and Frontier Questions of Medicine and Biotechnology
Projects in the area of health research. The focus of our research lies on Prevention/Health Promotion and Public Health . We are especially interested in the connections between physical/mental health of human beings and their ecological, social and cultural environment.
We follow an integrative and holistic approach. We also investigate Frontier Questions on basis of scientific standards.
We want to contribute to improve life quality, prevention of diseases and a positive lifestyle.
CURRENT PROJECTS/MAIN RESEARCH
Sleep quality and health
Use of modern communication technologies and its effects on health and behavior
Job and leisure time satisfaction
Electromagnetic fields and health
Director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Heinrich Magometschnigg
Deputy Director and person to contact: Mag. Dr. Christoph Augner