It's main tasks are to strengthen health research, develop the PhD platform in Health and Medicine and education programmes in pre and inhospital critical care, medicine, psychology, chiropractic and nursing.
Network for Medical Sciences is a collaboration between the University of Stavanger and:
The Stavanger University Hospital
The Norwegian Air Ambulances
Stavanger Acute Medicine Foundation for Education and Research
The Norwegian Chiropractic organization
The network will work both national and internationally.