Doctorates in medicine


Head of Institute:
Prof. Dr. med. Klaus Überla

Call for Applications

Medical students enrolled at the FAU are eligible to apply for the specific training programme, typically after completion of “1. Ärztliche Prüfung”. Selected candidates work on topics closely related to the described research projects.

The following project leaders offer a MD project starting next year:

Candidates are supposed to contact the project leaders directly and to talk about the projects prior to application. Interested candidates may also contact Dr. Andrea Thoma-Kreß for further information (

If you are interested in a structured MD project within GRK2504, please submit the official application form (MD project) and your CV to by the latest of December 2nd, 2019.

Interviews and presentations will take place at the Institute of Clinical and Molecular Virology, Erlangen, on December 10th, 2019 and eligible applicants will be invited to present themselves, their motivation to join the GRK and their motivation to select the particular project(s) in a 5 minute oral presentation (in English).

Prof. Dr. med. Klaus Überla
phone: +49 9131 85-23563
fax: +49 9131 85-22101
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PD Dr. med. Brigitte Biesinger-Zwosta
phone: +49 9131 85-26447
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