The aim of the Charité’s values-based Compliance Management System (CMS) is to promote voluntary compliance among all staff members, as well as to monitor, coordinate and guarantee proper adherence to all valid laws and internal guidelines.

You are here:

Compliance-Management at the Charité

This values-based CMS is rooted in a corporate culture that reflects the long-standing and honourable tradition of internationally recognized excellence in medicine in Germany. Our historic mandate, high ethical standards and societal responsibility derive from this tradition, one that now encourages us to actively shape the life sciences and humane knowledge-based society of the future.

Our leading position in research and medical care, in addition to our role as a driver of national teaching excellence are exemplary. It goes without saying that our staff aways comply with the highest ethical standards in all their endeavours, they are particularly committed to ensuring the dignity, integrity and right to self determination of our patients. This proud corporate identity also includes a commitment to strictly adhere to the relevant legal regulations and internal guidelines, in addition to a high degree of awareness of our responsibilities in how we carry out our daily tasks.

When to contact us

Central Compliance Hotline: +49 30 450 577 577


We can normally be reached: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
Please note that we will respond to all queries during normal office hours.

Contact persons

Please contact the Head of the Compliance Management Department of the Charité if you have any questions about the Charité’s Compliance Management System or if you want to report any violations of regulations or laws:

Marc Deffland

Head Business Division Corporate Governance - ComplianceCharité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Charitéplatz 1
10117 Berlin

Postal address:Charitéplatz 110117 Berlin

Campus / internal address: Robert-Koch-Platz 4 (Luisen-Carreé)

Directions / Location map