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Apply for the Ph.D. fellowship in Comparative Pediatrics at University of Copenhagen

Brief Description

We are offering a Ph.D. fellowship in Comparative Pediatrics commencing 1 November 2020 or as soon as possible hereafter.

The current position focus on the health and development of preterm infants. We conduct clinical trials to investigate the effects of supplemental milk products during periods of insufficient mother’s own milk to improve gut maturation and reduce the development of gastrointestinal inflammation and infections, such as necrotizing enterocolitis and sepsis.


Applicants must have qualifications corresponding to a Master’s degree in human medicine.

Other important criteria are:

  • The grade point average achieved

  • Professional qualifications relevant to the Ph.D. project as described above, hereunder experience with handling data from clinical trials and cohort studies and analytical insight into blood and tissue analyses

  • Previous publications

  • Relevant work experience

  • Other professional activities

  • Curious mindset with a strong interest in neonatal health and development

  • Language skills


12 July 2020, 23.59pm CET

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