The Christine Kühne – Center for Allergy Research and Education (CK-CARE) was launched in 2009 in Davos, Switzerland. With the establishment of CK-CARE, one of Europe’s largest private initiatives in the field of allergology was launched.
The declared aim of CK-CARE is to promote research, education, and prevention in the field of allergies and improve the implementation of research results in clinical care for the benefit of affected patients.
CK-CARE DATABASE- AND BIOBANK
Databases and biobanks provide the perfect foundation for a better understanding of many complex diseases, especially neurodermatitis, in the case of CK-CARE.
Education is CK-CARE’s second pillar alongside research. Our goal is to translate the latest allergy research findings and deliver knowledge updates to physicians of different specialties as well as other relevant health care providers, who treat or have an interest in patients suffering from allergic diseases.
MEDICINE CAMPUS DAVOS
A campus for therapy, research, and education in the fields of allergy, asthma, and cardiology.
Certification by the Swiss Biobanking Platform – VITA-Label
Building up a proper Governance through accountable mechanisms is key to foster trustworthiness and the pre-requisite for the appropriate use of biological resources. Our CK-CARE