Children's Centre of the State Hospital Salzburg, University Hospital of the Paracelsus Medical University (PMU)


Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Sperl is the chairman of the university hospital for paediatric and adolescent medicine and has an excellent reputation for being a clinical expert and researcher in the field of congenital metabolic diseases. The newly built Children's Centre of the State Hospital Salzburg provides top class medical care for children from birth. The centre combines the university clinics for paediatric and adolescent medicine and the affiliated division for neonatology with various specialist fields and also the university clinic for paediatric and adolescent surgery. Furthermore paediatric radiology and paediatric anaesthesia as well as nutrition counselling and parenting classes are affiliated to the children's centre. The close collaboration with specialised outpatient departments located at several university hospitals covers the treatment options of the whole range of diseases which can possibly occur in children and adolescents. The clinical research groups are optimally linked-up with both other departments on-site and as part of international collaborations (Mito Center, Mitonet, BETA-Judo and GENOMIT).


Müllner Hauptstraße 48
A-5020 Salzburg
Tel.: +43(0)662 4482-2600
Fax: +43(0)662 4482-2604

Executive director:
Prim. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Sperl, M.D. Ph.D.


Clinical Research Center Salzburg

The close co-operation of the children's centre with the Clinical Research Centre Salzburg headed by Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Florian Lagler provides optimal resources for the execution of clinical studies in all areas of paediatric indication. Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Florian Lagler is paediatrician, paediatric pharmacologist and president of the European Society for Developmental Perinatal and Paediatric Pharmacology. Hence, Salzburg as a study site provides paediatric and pharmacological know-how and coordinative service for clinical studies from a single source..



Clinical Research Center Salzburg GmbH

Strubergasse 21
A-5020 Salzburg
Tel.: +43(0)662 2420-80760


Chief executive:
Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Florian Lagler (paediatrician)