The Joint Committee of the Nordic Medical Research Councils (NOS-M) arranges a workshop on harmonization of the Nordic Medical PhD education. The workshop will take place on 6 November in Stockholm.

The workshop is aimed at the deans of the medical universities in the Nordic countries, representatives of its PhD schools, as well as the Nordic University Association.  The aim of the day is to discuss the potential of and ways to harmonise the Nordic medical PhD education. A set of recommendations developed by NOS-M together with a Nordic working group with representatives from the medical faculties will be discussed during the day. The aim of the day is to agree on how to move forward at the Nordic level.

In addition, the NOS-M white paper “Nordic Potential in Medical Research – Cooperation for Success” will be presented for the first time at the workshop. The paper will line up the future potential of Nordic cooperation in medical research.