About iLab

The iLab is embedded in the University Psychiatry Center, University Medical Center Groningen. It has been established in 2012 with the aim to introduce innovative insights from the latest scientific research into clinical practice. The iLab currently has of 4 staff-members all connected to the University Psychiatry Center.


To facilitate innovative applied research with the aim to innovate mental health care for patients with severe psychiatric disorders with a special focus on personalizing care.

To this end, the iLab offers practical and scientific support of clinical research projects about care innovation with a focus on personalized treatment. iLab is focused on research at the University Psychiatry Center, but also research in the region is facilitated as fits with the regional function of the University Psychiatry Center. The iLab carries out its mission by several core tasks.