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Funding  Government hospital
Province  North Holland
Affiliated university  University of Amsterdam
Hospital type  Teaching
Phone  +31 20 566 9111
Founded  1983
Number of beds  1,002 (2011)
Academic Medical Center
Location  Bijlmer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Emergency department  Yes Level I trauma center
Lists  Hospitals in The Netherlands
Address  Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam-Zuidoost, Netherlands
Hours  Open today ยท Open 24 hoursWednesdayOpen 24 hoursThursdayOpen 24 hoursFridayOpen 24 hoursSaturdayOpen 24 hoursSundayOpen 24 hoursMondayOpen 24 hoursTuesdayOpen 24 hours

What is an academic medical center

The Academic Medical Center (Dutch: Academisch Medisch Centrum), or AMC, is the university hospital affiliated with the Universiteit van Amsterdam (University of Amsterdam).


It is one of the largest and leading hospitals of The Netherlands, located in the Bijlmer neighborhood in the most south-eastern part of the city. AMC consistently ranks among the top 50 medical schools in the world.

The AMC has an intensive cooperation with the other university hospital of Amsterdam, the VU University Medical Center (VUmc), which is affiliated with the VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam's other university.

Tertiary care departments include advanced trauma care, pediatric and neonatal intensive care, cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, infectious diseases and other departments.

Special units include:

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Neonatal and pediatric surgery and intensive care
  • Pediatric oncology
  • Level I trauma center
  • What is an academic medical center


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