WELCOME TO THE PROF. DR. PAUL C. FLU MEDICAL SCIENTIFIC INSTITUTE
To carry out scientific, socially relevant biomedical research and specific medical services on the basis of agreements with the Faculty of Medical Sciences and/or third parties;
The Institute will respond to local and regional wishes and needs in health care, provide society with scientific information and offer its services in and outside of Suriname;
The Institute will continue to invest in its infrastructure, so that the conditions required for providing education by the Faculty of Medical Sciences within the MWI building, remain guaranteed;
Active cooperation with domestic and foreign institutes and organizations, as well as participation in international research programs, will be central.
The Medical Scientific Institute is a renowned research institute for biomedical research, which contributes to the improvement of healthcare in Suriname. The practice of science also provides a multitude of information and services in and outside of Suriname, which contribute to:
– the development of new techniques/tests in health care,
– the development of the general knowledge level (strengthening knowledge economy),
– the scientific education of the Faculty of Medical Sciences.
In addition, in collaboration with the Faculty of Medical Sciences, the institute provides the facilities and the infrastructure for providing education by the Faculty of Medical Sciences.