Newsletter January 2019

Happy New Year!  This time we present some of our students stories about their travels funded by EPINOR. Next deadline for applying is 15th February! If you are an alumni, please be sure to take a look at the Job Opportunities! Happy reading.

Funding Deadline EPINOR 15. February 
Do you know about a PhD cours ein Norway or abroad that you would like to join? Do you have a plan to go on a reserach stay? Do you have a innovative idea for an event for you and your fellow students? Apply for funding before 15.February 

Why should you apply for funding?
So far EPINOR has given finacial support to over 70 different courses since 2014. No reason to not use the opportunity to go out and get a course that will lift your PhD process, both socially and scientifically. See the list of courses we have sent students to here. The students have also given us their review of the courses they attended. See their stories here (scroll down and you will find different stories from students).  

EPINOR Summer School 2019 3rd to 6th June - save the date! 
This years summer school took place in June at exotic Teveltunet. The topic of the year is Survival Analysis held by Dr.David Carslake from University of Bristol, UK. Be sure to join!

EPINOR offers to fund all EPINOR members who wishes to attend this UiT course at the wonderful location Lopota Lake, Georgia. The course is open for external and internal PhD students in Norway. If you want to take part, please sign up for the course (follow the link) and send an email describing your  motivation to Registration deadline is 1st February   

Summer School in Mordern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology
EPINOR recommends this Summer course with high profiled lecturer fra Karolinska Institutet and Harvard. 

From 3rd to 7th of December 2018, I attended the course «Introduction to statistics and bioinformatics for the analysis of large-scale biological data (MF9155) » at the University of Oslo (UiO).

My story: Jan Håkon Rudolfsen 
I had the opportunity to visit the renowned Center for Health Economics (CHE) at the University of York, UK, from the 1st of January to the 30th of June, 2018.

Funds for local activities 
Your local student representative will send an application on behalf your local student group containing a plan for the upcoming semester together with a budget. Do you have a great idea for an external lecturer or an interesting topic for your group - send them an email: 
Tone Flølo - (Bergen)
Eivind Skarpsno - (Trondheim)
Paz Lopez-Doriga Ruiz - (Oslo)
Erlend Hoftun Farbu - (Tromsø)    

Congratulations on defending your thesis

Hilde Riise  "Hypertensive pregnancy disorders and subsquent cardiovascular disease in Norwegian women"


Job opportunities

UiT Arctic University of Norway   Postdoc MSCA Individual Fellowship (Biostatistics) 08.02.2019
UiT Arctic University of Norway 

Postdoc MSCA Individual Fellowship 

(Cancer Epidemiology)

 UiT Arctic University of Norway 

Postdoc MSCA Individual Fellowship 

(Systems Epidemiology)



Postdoc  Biostatistics and Epidemiology  01.02.2019

UCD School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science

SBBS Research Scholarships Please see individual projects


Academic and research jobs and vacancies in schools of medicine, pharmacy and biomedical sciences

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