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New Research Leader Programme will strengthen clinical research in Denmark
Lene B. Oddershede to head Novo Nordisk Foundation’s grants for research in the natural and technical sciences
Hanna Line Jakobsen to lead Novo Nordisk Foundation’s awarding of grants for social and humanitarian purposes
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Lene B. Oddershede joins the Novo Nordisk Foundation
11 October 2018
Hanna Line Jakobsen to lead grants for social and humanitarian purposes
02 October 2018
Prize recipient seeks solutions to the greatest threats to health
18 September 2018
Challenge Programme extended by five years
11 September 2018
Thursday, 18 October 2018
The Novo Nordisk Foundation has allocated DKK 600 million to clinically active research leaders at different stages of their careers as part of the Foundation’s Research Leader Programme.