PhD Program

IRSS Bruxelles Woluwe

The Institute of Health and Society (IRSS) gives you the opportunity to carry out your PhD in the field of determinants of health, health services, health systems, and their complex interrelations.
The management of the PhD fellowship is under the responsibility of the Commission de proximité' of public health, health, and society of the health sector. The Commission is chaired by Pr. Jean-Marie Degryse  (from December 3, 2019: President Sandy Tubeuf)

A PhD at the IRSS is not bound within a single discipline. Its unique, additional value is to embed research into a real interdisciplinary environment: the IRSS provides a large range of research projects and resources in a variety of domains such as health and mental health prevention and promotion, aging, medical psychology and education, health services and their management, ethics and legal dimensions of care, epidemiology, biostatistics, health information systems, international health and development...

Admission to the PhD and administrative management in Health Sciences Sector is carried out by Sandrine Wollanders.

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