Hospital Das Clínicas

Hospital das Clínicas or Hospital de Clínicas (Clinics Hospital, in Portuguese language) is a denomination traditionally reserved for teaching hospitals in Brazil. Another common denomination is Hospital Universitário (University Hospital).

There are several hospitals under these names in the country:

  • Hospital das Clínicas da Universidade de São Paulo, one of the three teaching hospitals of the University of São Paulo, São Paulo, the two others being:
    • Hospital Universitário da Universidade de São Paulo, in São Paulo
    • Hospital das Clínicas de Ribeirão Preto, at the Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, in Ribeirão Preto, state of Sâo Paulo
  • Hospital de Clínicas da Universidade Estadual de Campinas, teaching hospital of the State University of Campinas, in Campinas, state of São Paulo
  • Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre of the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, state of Rio Grande do Sul
  • Hospital das Clínicas da Universidade Federal do Paraná, in Curitiba, state of Paraná
  • Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, in Rio de Janeiro
  • Hospital Universitário Pedro Ernesto of the University of the State of Rio de Janeiro, in Rio de Janeiro
  • Hospital Universitário Polydoro Ernani de São Thiago of the Federal University of Santa Catarina, in Florianópolis, Santa Catarina
  • Hospital Universitário Prof. Alberto Antunes of the Federal University of Alagoas, in Maceió, Alagoas

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