Modern medical research is increasing in complexity, necessitating extensive collaboration and knowledge transfer between clinical and basic scientists. The Bengt Ihre Research School is a translational research school, that aims to educate a new generation of investigators in gastrointestinal inflammation and cancer who will apply team efforts in interdisciplinary research.

Who can apply?
You should be registered as a PhD student (preferentially not beyond half time), or planned for registration within the next six months.

How do I apply?
The application should include:
1. Brief CV (maximum 2 pages)
2. Copy of certificate of registration for PhD studies, if applicable
3. Project plan (maximum 3 pages)
4. Letter of support from your main supervisor
5. Letter of support from your employer

Deadline for application is May 31st, 2021. Applications should be submitted in pdf format by e-mail to
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