PhD Programme in Health, Function and Participation

This PhD programme is intended for those who want to contribute to developing future health services in the face of new societal challenges.

The education will contribute new knowledge to users and patients, the field of practice and the community.

Through its professional profile and course portfolio, the PhD programme shows that interdisciplinary approaches to health are necessary to contribute new knowledge to understand and deal with today's and tomorrow's health challenges, locally and globally. The programme is closely linked to working life and society.

Course schedule Autumn 2022

PHDH901 Health, function and participation: 
July 31
August 29-31 (Bjørnefjorden hotell) and September 14 (zoom).
Exam: September 28

PHDH902 Philosophy of science and research ethics in health and social sciences: 
Deadline: August 21
October 4-5 and October 18-19
Exam: November 2

PHDH903 Research design and methods
Deadline: October 25
November 7-11 and November 28-30
Exam: December 14

 Contact us 

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Tobba Therkildsen Sudmann

Head of PhD programme

Senior Adviser
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences