Faculty of Medicine

Research at The Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine has a total of about 1150 employees and 1900 students. With the inclusion of it’s more than 500 Ph.D.-candidates the faculty is one of the biggest contributors to the doctoral education at the University of Bergen.

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Ingvild Festervoll Melien

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The faculty covers a wide range of research fields. It is the host of three Norwegian Centers of Excellence (SFF): Centre of Cancer Biomarkers (CCBIO), Bergen Center for Ethics and Priority Setting (BCEPS) and the Centre of Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health (CISMAC), two K. G. Jebsens Centers on research on Parkinson's disease and genom-directed therapy in cancer. The infrastructure of the faculty’s research is organized in a total of eight core facilities.

Research Groups

Faculty of Medicine consists of five departments. For info on research groups on these departments, see links below:

Research Groups on Department of Clinical Dentistry

Research Groups on Department of Biomedicine 

Research Groups on Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care

Research Groups on Department of Clinical Medicine

Research Groups on Department of Clinical Science