On February 21st 2018, within the framework of the 3rd Bucerius Medical Law Day, the Interdisciplinary Institute of Medical Law (Interdisziplinäres Institut für Medizinrecht – IMR) was founded. Professor Dr. Karsten Gaede was appointed one of the two managing directors. The IMR is supported by a large number of partners from the fields of medical science and legal practice. The institute is assisted by an interdisciplinary advisory board. Professor Dr. Michael Tsambikakis Certified Specialist Lawyer for Criminal Law and Medical Law, has been appointed as a member of the advisory board by the Bucerius Law School Senate. It is the aim of the IMR, to shape and establish an efficient and balanced health-care law for all those involved and to competently accompany those practising in the highly challenging field of healthcare.