The pillar research projects address bio-medical and big data issues and are each one composed of multidisciplinary laboratories from the 6 associated institutions. These projects are:

  • Digital Epidemiology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Big Data
  • Biobanking
  • Genomics
  • Digital Medical Records
  • Medical Counseling and other technolomics


The pillars of the social and human sciences are structured into the following groups:

  • Ethics and Policy-making
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Anthropology
  • Citizen Science
  • Environment
  • Communication and Education