Ongoing PhD Projects

Current ongoing PhD projects

Frederik Schaltz-Buchholzer

Project title: Evaluating the effectiveness of different BCG strains in Guinea-Bissau: A randomized trial of the impact on neonatalhospital admissions.
Supervisors: Peter Aaby, Christine Stabell Benn
Project period: January 2015 – May 2019

Sanne Thysen

Project title: BCG vaccination policy in Guinea-Bissau: cost and impact on neonatal mortality.
Supervisors: Per Kallestrup, Ane Bærent Fisker, Ulla Griffiths
Project period: February 2014 – January 2019

Anshu Varma

Project title: The effect of a Measles Vaccination Campaign on morbidity and mortality among children aged 9-59 months in Rural Guinea-Bissau – a Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial.
Supervisors: Ane Fisker, Peter Aaby, Aksel Jensen
Project period: May 2016 – August 2019

Cecilie Blenstrup Patsche

Project title: NUTRIATO (eller det lange: Nutritional supplement trial in patients with tuberculosis to improve anthropometry and treatment outcome).
Supervisors: Christian Wejse, Frauke Rudolf, Charlotte Sørensen
Project period: Februar 2017 – January 2021

Lise Gehrt

Project title: Childhood morbidity patterns and potential beneficial non-specific effects of the Measles Mumps Rubella vaccine in the Nordic Countries.
Supervisors: Christine Stabell Benn, Signe Sørup, Torben Barington
Project period: October 2017 – October 2020