The University of Copenhagen has signed an agreement with the Mexican health authorities about training Mexican healthcare professionals in diagnosing and treating diabetes. 1,500 Mexican healthcare professionals will go through a training programme and extend their new knowledge to up to 150,000 Mexican healthcare workers.
Maintaining a stable weight loss is the biggest struggle for obese individuals, yet new research from University of Copenhagen now offer overweight people a clearer understanding of how to sustain weight loss.
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have discovered a natural process whereby the energy in solar rays breaks down, rather than builds plant material. This so called reverse photosynthesis has the potential to revolutionize industrial production and reduce pollution.
246 upper-secondary-school students participate in this year’s Junior Researcher project. Emphasis is on academic virtues and bridge building in UCPH's only cross-disciplinary talent development programme.
Several small study programmes to close at the Faculty of Humanities. Some may continue as elements within new area studies. Government cutbacks in programme finances have forced the Faculty to close programmes.
Denmark needs chemists who can develop efficient and environmentally sound extraction of fossil oil and gas. A new specialization “Oil and Gas Chemistry” as part of the chemistry undergraduate programme is established to support this.