Upcoming doctoral defences – March 2019

Ingrid Gjesteland will defend her thesis March 20, Olavsalen, Gamle Hovedbygning, HUS. Trial lecture: 10:15, Defence: 12:15: “Oil spill into seawater. Evaporation and human exposure to benzene”

Khalid Gaffer Mohamed will defend his thesis 27 March 2019. Lungegården, IGS, Kalfarveien 31 Trial lecture: 10:15, Defence: 12:15: “The Gezira Family Medicine Project (GFMP). A scientific evaluation of a Master program for family physicians in Gezira, Sudan”

LECTURE “Career Development Strategies”

Wednesday 3 April, 13.30, Large Auditorium at Høyteknologisenteret Read more.

New PhD course at the Faculty: PhD for Innovation – Interdisciplinary problem solving and Creativity

Registration deadline 8 April 2019. learn more

New PhD course for HEMIL & CIH: Salutogenesis beyond health- Elective PhD course

Registration deadline 29 April. Learn more.

Meld deg på årets Forsker Grand Prix!

Påmeldingsfristen er 30. april.

Invitation to 3rd NorDoc PhD Summit in Aarhus – August

Graduated PhD-candidates from IGS 

Forskerskolen i samfunnsmedisinske fag
Research School for International Health – Mitt UiB: CiH PhD Research School

National research schools
EPINOR – national research school in populations based epidemiology
Norwegian Research School of Global Health
Norwegian PhD School of Pharmacy
NAFALM – nasjonal forskerskole i allmennmedisin

Upcoming doctoral defences – February 2019

Temsunaro Rongsen-Chandola, February 5, 2019, Auditorium 4, BBB. Press release.

Linn Marie Sørbye, February 8, 2019, Auditoriet, Kvinneklinikken, Jonas Lies vei 72
Maternal weight, weight change and perinatal outcomes: Can physical activity and gestational weight gain modify the risk?

Upcoming doctoral defences – January 2019

Ane Erdal, January 10, 2019. Auditorium BUS, Haukeland. Press release

Upcoming doctoral defences – December 2018

Hilde Kristin Refvik Riise – December 13“Hypertensive pregnancy disorders and subsequent cardiovascular disease in Norwegian women”, Auditoriet, AHH

Angela AkolDecember 3 – “Challenges with improving access to child and adolescent mental
health services in low- and middle-income countries” Auditorium 4, BB-building, Jonas Lies vei 91

Vegard Pihl MoenDecember 6 – “Disability in patients entering rehabilitation centres in secondary care in Norway: A cross-sectional study of predictors and the relationships with sense of coherence and health-related quality of life” Auditoriet i Armauer Hansens hus, Haukelandsveien 28

Upcoming doctoral defences – November 2018

Peter John Binyaruka – November 7 – “Distributional effects of payment for performance in the health sector. Examining effects on structural quality, performance outcomes and service utilisation in Tanzania” – Auditorium, Armauer Hansens hus, Haukelandsveien 28. Binyaruka Peter John 07.11.18

Alemayehu Hailu – November 16 – «Economic evaluation of malaria prevention intervention: combining indoor residual spraying and long-lasting insecticidal nets; cluster randomized controlled trial in Ethiopia»  Aud 1, BB-bygget

Upcoming doctoral defences – October 2018

Janne Lillelid Gjerde – October 8 – “Chronic disease among women in a resource-constrained setting: The case of pelvic organ prolapse in rural Ethiopia” – Auditorium KK, Kvinneklinikken, Jonas Lies vei 72


Upcoming doctoral defences – September 2018

Christine Gulla – September 11 – “A Fine Balance: Drug Use in Norwegian Nursing Homes” – Auditorium 1, BB-building



Upcoming Doctoral dissertation defences – March 2018

Kristoffer  Myrstad Brodwall – Genetic Epidemiology  Research Group- March 9

Hilde Marie Engjom – Research group for registrybased studies of familial risks- March 15


Upcoming Doctoral dissertation defences – February 2018

  • Gro Tjalvin – Research group for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, February 2
  • Mieraf Taddesse Tolla – Research group for Global Health Priorities, February 9
  • Hilde Smith-Strøm – Research group for Lifestyle Epidemiology, February 16
  • Jobiba Chinkhumba – Centre for International Health, February 21