Life Sciences Courses

The Utrecht Summer School Life Sciences programs offers many courses covering numerous subjects including medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacology, global health and epidemiology.

32 course(s) found, Sort by: title | code | credits | start date | duration

Environmental Epidemiology

The objective of the course is to provide the participants with insight in the principles and important issues of environmental and occupational epidemiology. Pariticipants should have basic unde...

24-June-2019 - 05-July-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 1500.00
Advanced Master level

Chemical Safety Assessment under REACH

This four days training provides a full introduction in chemical safety assessment as required in the EU legislation REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and restriction of CHemicals).&...

25-June-2019 - 28-June-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 1800.00
Advanced Master level

Laboratory Animal Science

The objective of this 2-week intensive course in laboratory animal science is to present basic facts and principles that are essential for the human use and care of animals and for the quality of rese...

01-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 3985.00
Master level

Challenges in Global Health

This one-week course aims to enhance the participant's knowledge and understanding of major global health challenges in low- and middle-income countries, with a focus on chronic non-communicable disea...

01-July-2019 - 05-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 750.00
Master level

Translational Medicine: Doing the Right Research Right

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NOTE: this course is fully booked!This EUREKA - UMCU Summer School tackles the intrinsic difficulties of effective translational medicine in rare and orphan diseases and is meant for ea...

07-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 650.00
Advanced Master level

Precision Psychiatry

Closed

The summer course Precision Psychiatry will focus on how genetic, psychological, physiological and imaging research can help us with the transformation of clinical psychiatry into a more personalized ...

08-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
2.0 ECTS
€ 750.00
Master level

Regenerative Medicine

Learn about how regenerative medicine (RM) may hold the potential to bring (human and animal) therapies from the lab into the clinic. The convergence of science, technology and medicine in Utrecht are...

08-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 750.00
Master level

Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety

The course will provide insight in study design and analysis in pharmacoepidemiologic and drug safety research. Methodological issues are presented in the context of decision making on medicines. The ...

08-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 975.00
Advanced Master level

The New Utrecht School

Interdisciplinary Learning in Medicine, the Arts and Humanities. Education and research in the health domain are rapidly changing. Technological advances and the democratization of knowledge i.a. chal...

08-July-2019 - 09-July-2019
1.0 ECTS
€ 0.00
Master level

Molecular Epidemiology of Chronic Disease and the Exposome

This course introduces the concepts, principles, and use of molecular methods in epidemiological studies and Exposome research. Topics that will be covered include: introduction into platforms such as...

08-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 1000.00
Master level

Child Health: A Global Perspective

The summer school will provide a comprehensive overview on perinatal and child health in a global perspective. A case-based learning system is used. This course is a collaboration between Global Child...

08-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 750.00
Advanced Master level

Advanced Clinical Research Monitoring Interactive Workshop

This highly interactive workshop both offers advanced knowledge of GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and the clinical research rules and regulations, including the latest European ones, as well as practica...

08-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
ECTS
€ 990.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Global Surgery

This summerschool will provide a unique overview of the topic Global Surgery, with an emphasis on essential surgical care in a worldwide perspective. In one week time there will be both practical and ...

08-July-2019 - 12-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 750.00
Advanced Master level

Diagnostic Avian and Exotic Animals Pathologie

In this course the student is trained to perform post-mortem diagnostics based on protocols, and to formulate, based on this diagnosis, the pathogenesis, the etiology and significance of the pathologi...

08-July-2019 - 16-August-2019
0.0 ECTS
€ 1000.00
Post-academic level

Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases

The course focusses on concepts and methods of mathematical modelling of infectious diseases. Starting from basic assumptions on transmission of infection models will be formulated and key quantities ...

08-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 1500.00
Master level

Veterinary Medicine: Bridging programme for the Utrecht Master’s programme Farm Animal and Veterinary Public Health

This summer course is specifically suited for all students who are excited at the prospect of being part of the continuous improvement of the farm animal sector with respect to welfare, health perform...

08-July-2019 - 02-August-2019
6.0 ECTS
€ 1500.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Donkey Medicine

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During this course, similarities and differences between donkeys and horses are addressed, as well as their consequences for clinical practice. Veterinarian practitioners, particularly equine practiti...

08-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 645.00
Master level

Clinical and Translational Oncology

Enroll and find out how scientific knowledge is generated and translated into personalized cancer treatment to improve survival and quality of life of patients with cancer. Meet the UMC Utrecht cancer...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 500.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Exploring Nature's Molecular Machines

You will experience the stimulating, international environment in our research laboratories and grasp first hand the meaning of interdisciplinary science. We will focus on the chemical principles unde...

15-July-2019 - 26-July-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 250.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Advanced In Vitro Models

Learn about how advanced in vitro models (AIM) hold the potential to reduce animal experimentation by scientific breakthroughs. The convergence of science, technology, legislation and extrapolation mo...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 750.00
Master level

3D Printing and Biofabrication

Additive manufacturing (3D printing) uses a layer-by-layer principle for manufacturing. This one-week course will provide insight in the opportunities of additive manufacturing technologies and 3D (bi...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 1000.00
Advanced Master level

Observing Primate Behaviour

The summer course Observing Primate Behaviour focuses on getting familiar with primate observational methods by observing primate social behaviour and following the scientific cycle. Through the analy...

15-July-2019 - 26-July-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 625.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Neural Circuit Development and Plasticity

Our summerschool is aimed at advanced master students and starting PhD students with the goal to teach them on recent advances in neural circuit development and plasticity from an interdisciplinary pe...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
2.0 ECTS
€ 375.00
Advanced Master level

Paediatric Sport and Exercise Medicine

Exercise is Medicine for healthy children as well as for children with chronic disease. This course will give a thorough introduction in paediatric sport and exercise medicine. During this week we wil...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 595.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Reproductive & Maternal Health: A Global Perspective

This summer school will provide a comprehensive overview about women’s reproductive and maternal health around the world. Topics discussed in this course represent critical health challenges and strat...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 750.00
Master level

Pharmaceutical Policy Analysis

This course will give students insight into current developments in pharmaceutical policy making. It will also give them a better understanding of the methods available for analysing the effects of po...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 975.00
Advanced Master level

Future Medicines: Gene & Cell Therapies

Learn about the promises and challenges of advanced therapies throughout the drug life cycle. How do advanced therapies differ from conventional molecular approaches? How can we discover potential tar...

15-July-2019 - 19-July-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 800.00
Advanced Master level

Infection Meets Immunity

This course illustrates the intricate balance between infection and immunity in the human host. You will meet the experts, follow lectures at an advanced level, visit our state-of-the-art facilit...

22-July-2019 - 02-August-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 500.00
Advanced Master level

Introduction to Organoid Technology

This intensive 3-day course will provide an overview on current organoid technology and the application of organoids in basic research, disease modeling, drug development, personalized medicine, and r...

22-July-2019 - 24-July-2019
0.8 ECTS
€ 1200.00
Master level

Clinical Ethology

Clinical ethology is applying ethological knowledge to clinical situations such as behavioural problems. This two-week course will provide information on species specific behavior, behavioural needs, ...

19-August-2019 - 30-August-2019
3.0 ECTS
€ 850.00
Master level

Big Data in Health Research

This summer course is a joint activity from University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU) and University College London (UCL). During this summer course, participants will learn the key characteristic...

19-August-2019 - 23-August-2019
1.5 ECTS
€ 760.00
Master level

Environmental Signaling in Plants

Our society depends on plants. Experimental Plant Sciences study the fundamental life processes of plants at different organizational levels, from molecules and cells to whole plants and ecosystems. ...

26-August-2019 - 28-August-2019
ECTS
€ 400.00
PhD level

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