Centre for Medical Parasitology, University of Copenhagen
The University of Copenhagen was inaugurated on June 1st 1479. With over 37,000 students and more than 7,000 employees, the University of Copenhagen is the largest institution of research and education in Denmark. The purpose of the University is to conduct research and provide further education to the highest academic level.
Research at CMP is centred on malaria. Around 50 scientists and technicians are affiliated to CMP, a large proportion of whom are engaged in graduate as well as postgraduate training. More than 20 African CMP-supported students have obtained PhD degrees at the University of Copenhagen.