PhD dissertations

The ISPM research groups regularly offer a variety of options for dissertation projects and advise numerous PhD students.

For more information about PhD programmes and courses for PhD students see PhD Programmes.


Ongoing PhD dissertations

Name Title
Asangbeh Serra Lem Developing a cervical cancer prevention and care cascade in low and midddle income countries Bohlius Julia
Buitrago Garcia Diana Carolina Developing a tool for evaluating the risk of bias of prevalence studies Low Nicola, Salanti Georgia
Bundo Marvin Effect of climate change on cardiometabolic health Oscar Franco, Ana Vicedo
Chalkou Konstantina Real World Predictions of Heterogenous Treatment Effects Using Evidence Synthesis for Health Technology Assessment Salanti Georgia
Chiocchia Virginia What works best? Methods for ranking Salanti Georgia
Collaud Eugénie Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Claudia Kühni
Davidovic Masa Cancer prevention for women leaving with HIV in subsaharan Africa Bohlius Julia
De Schrijver Evan Climate change and Health Ana Vicedo
De Jong Carmen Phenotypes of asthma Kühni Claudia
Dhokotera Tafadzwa Gladys Evaluating the effectiveness of the Cervical Cancer Screening programme in South Africa Julia Bohlius
Folly Christophe Ionising radiation and childhood cancer Spycher Ben
Gonzalez Valentina Palliative care Franco Oscar
Gonzalez Nathalia Impact of Physical Activity on Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events Franco Oscar
Grisotto Giorgia Lifestyle and cardiovascular health changes through menopause Franco Oscar
Hauser Anthony Mathematical model for the spread of drug resistant strains of HIV in resource-limited settings Egger Matthias, Kouyos Roger
Hamza Tasnim Flexible generic framework for evidence synthesis in health technology assessment Salanti Georgia
Mallet Maria Christina Swiss Pediatric Airway Cohort (SPAC) Spycher Ben
Mazzei Antonella Ionising radiation and childhood cancer Spycher Ben
Mesa Vieria Cristina Mental and cardiometabolic consequences of chronic exposure to violence Franco Oscar
Mozun Rebeca Epidemiology of childhood asthma: prevalence, clinical presentations and risk factors Kühni Claudia
Mugglin Catrina Access to treatment and treatment outcomes among elderly HIV-infected patients in Malawi Keiser Olivia
Otth Maria Pulmonary Dysfunction after childhood cancer Kühni Claudia
Pedersen Eva Predicting asthma in children Claudia Kühni
Raguidin Peter tba Oscar Franco
Roa Diaz Zayne Milena The interaction between lifestyle and menopausal ageing and their impact on cardiovascular disease in women Franco Oscar
Schindera Christina Cardiotoxic late effects in childhood cancer survivors Kühni Claudia
Seo Michael tba Efthimiou Orestis
Strebel Sven Hearing Problems in Childhood cancer survivors Claudia Kühni
Taghavi Katayoun Methods for improving cervical screening in low- and middle-income countries Bohlius Julia
Verhoog Sanne Physical activity, sleep and healthy ageing Franco Oscar
Waespe Nicolas Germline DNA project in Swiss Childhood Cancers Kühni Claudia

Completed PhD dissertations