Scientific Specialist Upgrade

Interested in a scientific upgrade of already achieved practical proficiencys in Cardiovascular Technology?

The Scandinavian School of Cardiovascular Technology and the Faculty of Health Sciences, Aarhus University offer a scientific upgrade in cardiovascular technology for perfusionists with a relevant Bachelor's degree in eg. nursing, biomedical engineering or laboratory biotechnology and a perfusion education from a school accredited by the European Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion.

We start with a two weeks course in medical research covering theory of science, research methodology, ethics, planning of experiments, biostatistics, search for literature, abstract/posters, publication techniques and oral presentation techniques.

The course will take place at Aarhus University Hospital

22th February to 5th March 2020

After that a scientific thesis has to be performed at the student's home department in the spring semester of 2021 with oral defence in June 2022.

The tuition fee is DKK 25.000, which includes books and teaching material but not room and board.

If you are interested in joining the program please send an e-mail to secretary Jette Breiner ( December 1st, 2020.

Application form


Further information:
Professor J. Michael Hasenkam, DMSc
Dept. of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby
Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 99
DK-8200 Aarhus N
Tel.: +45 7845 3079