About the Drug Research Academy

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Drug Research Academy (DRA) is an interdisciplinary graduate programme in pharmaceutical sciences located at the Department of Pharmacy and Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology under the Graduate School of the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen.

131 PhD students are affiliated with DRA (October 2021).

Here you can read and download the DRA leaflet - short information about DRA and the Danish PhD programme.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Head of programme is Professor Jukka Rantanen.

The Steering Committee consists of the deputy heads of department for research at the Department of Pharmacy and the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology and the head of programme.

The Steering Committee has the following members:

  • Jukka Rantanen - Head of programme, Drug Research Academy
  • Jette Sandholm Kastrup - Deputy Head of Department for research, Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology
  • Thomas Rades - Deputy Head of Department for research, Department of Pharmacy
  • PhD student(s) are involved ad hoc

Consultants are the representatives in the SUND PhD Study Board from pharmaceutical sciences:

The Administration of DRA consists of: