Course Health - Welcome to the PhD study


Course leader: Mia Maychrzak

Language: English

Graduate school: Faculty of Health

Course fee: 0.00 DKK

Status: Course is open for application

Semester: Spring 2024

Application deadline: 29/04/2024

Cancellation deadline: 29/04/2024

Course type: Classroom teaching

Start date: 07/05/2024

Administrator: Johanne Gregor Nielsen

Course program under revision

Please note the program is tentative. It will be updated at a later date.

The course, A1000/91 Welcome to the PhD study, is being offered by the Graduate School of Health, Aarhus University, 2024.

Criteria for participation: Enrolment as or soon to be enroled as PhD student at Health, Aarhus University.

Aim: Introduction event for all newly enrolled PhD students at Health, Aarhus University.

The Graduate School of Health wishes to welcome all newly enrolled PhD students to the PhD programme, and to give PhD students the opportunity to meet and interact with fellow PhD students and AU representatives from fields relevant during the PhD programme.

Content: Welcome presentations followed by a A crash course is a 360-degree checkup on GDPR, data storage solutions, information/cyber security, and research data management..


  • Introduction to the Graduate School of Health
  • PhD Student Counselling
  • AU Library 
  • Key points and services & demonstration of the PhD Planner system
  • AU Career PhD & JR
  • Data Management

Example of AU services:

  • The PhD association
  • International Academic Staff Service (IAS)
  • Corporate relations
  • Technology Transfer Office (TTO)
  • Research support office (grant applications)
  • Data Management
  • Biostatistical Advisory Service (BIAS)
  • International Medical Cooperation Committee (IMCC),
  • The Kitchen

The overveiw of services will be availiable on Brightspace after the event.

Workload: The full workload of the course is expected to be 5 hours.

Instructors: Head of the Graduate School Helene Nørrelund, representative from the PhD Career and Junior Researcher unit, representatives from the Graduate School of Health, PhD student counsellor Ebba Nexø, Senior Advisor at AU Library Annette Balle Sørensen, Jakob Hjort, Instructor in Data Management.

Venue: Preben Hornung and Mogen Zieler stuen, The Conference Centre, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4, 8000 Aarhus C

Course dates:

  • 07 May 2024 09:00 - 14:00