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About us

Since December 1st, 2016, all new medical doctoral students participate in the MEDISS Doctoral Program.


The program aims to support doctoral students during their first major independent research project by


  • enhancing scientific professional exchange between junior and senior scientists
  • offering courses for further scientific training tailored to the needs of the doctoral students
  • allowing doctoral students and supervisors to participate in shaping the course program
  • providing counseling for doctoral students and their supervisors  on topics such as planning your doctoral project, adhering to good scientific practice, resolving conflicts)


The statutes of the MEDISS Doctoral Program are available here (only in German).