HBS-DP Research Plan Seminars

Health and Biosciences Doctoral Programme (HBS-DP) Research Plan Seminars (course code 046034J) take place 4 to 5 times a semester and they are open to the public.

Each seminar includes presentations by doctoral researchers on their PhD research.



Doctoral researchers will give an oral presentation on their PhD thesis research plan, about 20 min/participant followed by a short discussion. Seminar is held online.

Language of the seminar: English (recommended).

Timing: 1st year of PhD studies.


Registration for presentation via Peppi (max 7 presentations/seminar). Course code: 046034J.

Also supervisors and other researchers are encouraged to participate in the seminars (registration not needed).

Zoom-link to the seminar

Other important information

You can also obtain extra credits (ECTS) by 1) participating or 2) presenting your latest research results or published paper in the Research Plan Seminar. For more information contact emmi.alakarppa (at) oulu.fi.

Seminars in academic year 2023-2024

  • Aug 28
  • Sep 25
  • Oct 18
  • Nov 27 at 1 pm (note change in time)
  • Jan 29 at 2 pm
  • Feb 26 at 2 pm
  • March 25 at 2 pm
  • April 29 at 2 pm
  • May 27 at 2 pm

For more information, please contact HBS-DP coordinator Emmi Alakärppä (emmi.alakarppa (at) oulu.fi)