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PhD-MD/PhD in Translational Biomedicine

The PhD-MD/PhD doctorate in Translational Biomedicine is jointly run by the following Faculties of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz:

  • University Medical Center
  • Biology
  • Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Geography, and Geosciences
  • Social Sciences, Media, and Sports

Meetings of the Joint Committee for the Conferral of the PhD-MD/PhD Degrees in 2023:

  • February 9, 2023

  • June 15, 2023

  • October 12, 2023
Applications for the admission to the doctorate need to be submitted to the Office for Doctoral Affairs not later than two weeks before the Joint Committee's meetings.

Please note that in addition to the enrollment in the TransMed PhD training program, you have to register/enroll as a doctoral student at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz as well.

For more information, see the following links below:




Chairperson of the Joint Committee for the Conferral of the PhD-MD/PhD Degrees:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Mittmann
Institute of Physiology
University Medical Center
Duesbergweg 6
55128 Mainz

Tel +49 6131-39-27261


Mailing address:

University Medical Center
Langenbeckstr. 1
55131 Mainz


Office address:

Dr. Petra M. Schwarz
Managing Director
Bldg. 907, Room 01-214

Tel +49 6131 17-9149