Ospedale San Raffaele (OSR) is a private research hospital recognized by the Italian Ministry of Health. It comprises clinical, research and training activities, conducted in a highly specialized and qualified campus with 1340 beds, around 1600 basic, clinical and translational scientists, and almost 3000 students. OSR is one of the leading private scientific research institutes in Italy and performs cutting-edge science and aims at advancing the knowledge about human diseases and novel therapies through translational research. OSR can count on 4 Research Divisions, 4 Research Institutes, 4 Research Centers and more than 50 Clinical Operative Units.
OSR integrates its research with the education and training activities conducted at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University (UniSR), which comprises the faculties of Medicine and Surgery, Psychology and Philosophy and provides specialized post graduate courses, residency programs in various medical specialties, and international PhD programs.