The PhD program at the LRT is founded on intensive individual supervision and an ideal research environment for doctoral studies in a translational research field.

Students at the LRT profit from state-of-the-art research facilities, comprehensive expertise and an appealing selection of seminars, courses, review of the scientific literature and conferences.

Complementary educational opportunities are offered in the frame of the PhD Programmes at the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences at the Università della Svizzera Italiana also in collaboration with the other PhD programs organized by other biomedical research institutes affiliated to the USI.