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Research Ethics

Course weeks spring 2023

Research ethics 1,5 hp  (if admitted to PhD studies 2020-12-31 or before): w. 4 Please note that this is the last time that this course will be given.
Research ethics 3 hp (if admitted to Phd studies between 2021-01-01 and 2021-06-30): w. 6-7

Course weeks autumn 2022

1,5 credits course: (admitted to phd studies before 2020-12-31)
Week 37 (in English) 
Week 47 (in English)

3 credits course: (admitted to Phd studies from 2021-01-01)
Week 35-36 (in English) 

We are planning for giving the autumn courses in a classroom, but it can be changed. If so, we will give that information here and in the welcome letter for the course.

Please note - Compulsory attendance all day!

Course leaders

Kristina Hug, 


Linus Broström,


1,5 (if admitted to Phd studies 2020-12-31 or before)
3 (if admitted to Phd studies from 2021-01-01 and later)

Target group

Doctoral students at the Faculty of Medicine.

Number of participants



Codes, rules, and principles in different parts of research ethics, including an introduction to The Act concerning the Ethical Review of Research Involving Humans. Ethical considerations on research on human beings. Scientific misconduct, publication ethics, and researchers’ relation to society.

Teaching forms 

Lectures, discussions and teamwork.


Active participation in discussions and teamwork.


Will be handed out at the start of the course or with the welcome letter.


Application form 

The application period for compulsory courses spring 2023 is 7 June 2022 until 11 September 2022. You can also still apply for autumn courses 2022 if there are spots left or if we have a shorter waiting list for the course.  We will admit continously to vacancies autumn 2022.

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