The research group’s workforce consists of over 50 members (including associate professors, lecturers, post docs, non-institutional  and assistant academic personnel , and assistant technical personnel , nearly all in part-time positions. The majority of staff have a part-time employment at the research group and some of them also rely on external funding or took up junior positions as assistant academic personnel. All associate professor lead and/or are partner in scientific research projects and perform in academic education and public service activities. Most of them combine this with clinical work in general practice, preventive health care activities (public school health) or in the hospital (geriatrics and palliative care) or other chronic care facilities, such as disability & rehabilitation service setting.