Student in Bissau

If you are interested in research and wish to make a difference for medical science and for the health of some of the poorest people in the world, you should consider applying for a year as research year student or PhD student at Bandim Health Project.

To get an impression of the issues and hereby the broad spectrum of assignments that the students work with in Bissau, please see below some of the final reports which the research year students have submitted. Some of the reports are in Danish, some are in English.


 Grethe's Report in English

 Ane's Report in Danish

 Dorthe's Report in Danish (includes an article in English)

 Mia's Report in Danish

You can find our PhD theses here


In the articles below you can read about being a research student in Bissau (unfortunately in Danish only).

 Acuta 2007

 Niels' Report in Danish


Last revised 28 October 2015