CAIMed is managed by a scientific Board of Directors and a management team. The Board of Directors is appointed by the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony on the recommendation of the CAIMed Supervisory Board, which is made up of members nominated by the Presidia of all five CAIMed partner institutions in Hanover, Göttingen and Braunschweig. The research center is advised in its strategic and content-related orientation by an independent, internationally renowned scientific advisory board. Under the umbrella of CAIMed, 12 interdisciplinary junior research groups work in the four methodological clusters, which are mentored by the CAIMed consortium members . CAIMed is operationally managed by a central Office headed by the Managing Director.