May 5 - 9, 2012
Goal of the Medical Sciences Spring School Healthy Ageing
The main goal of this Medical Sciences Spring School is:
The format of a Medical Sciences School is based on the intense interaction between students and masters.
A variety of lectures will be given by experts in the field on topics given below. The participant will work on healthy ageing-related scientific problems in small multidisciplinary groups, applying multiple (societal, medical and biological) approaches. A course book will be composed.
Who can participate?
Selected (bio)medical students interested in healthy ageing/healthy ageing research from preferred partners of the Graduate School of Medical Sciences of the University of Groningen.
Newcastle will nominate two current MRes or PhD students, or recent MRes graduates (e.g. intercalating MBBS students who have returned to clinical studies).
To enter the competition you need to complete a paragraph of why you would benefit from attending the Groningen Medical Sciences Spring School Healthy Ageing. Selection will be by a small committee from the Graduate School.
Closing Date: 10th February 2012