Cohorts and projects
The UMC Utrecht Julius Center coordinates and participates in several large research cohorts. These cohorts are an important base for research and provide ample opportunities for obtaining financial research support. Furthermore, the projects of the GP-network Utrecht and the Utrecht Health Project are intended to create an infrastructure in which research questions on efficacy and effectiveness of healthcare and effects of (local) healthcare policy can be answered. The latter is of major importance for increasing the expertise in the areas of healthcare improvement, extramural healthcare and general practice.
The major cohorts are: