Netherlands, Groningen

Ageing Brain (Translational Neurosciences)

when 30 June 2014 - 9 July 2014
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 600

During the summer school, you will be offered a sophisticated educational program with very interesting lectures, workshops and challenging assignments.

Together with our best professors and doctors we will take you on a journey into the fascinating world of the brain and spinal cord. Apart from clinical topics, scientific research within the field of neurology with a focus on the “ageing brain” will play a major role.

Course leader

prof.dr. H.P.H. Kremer, Neurology, UMCG

Target group

(Bio)medical Students in year 3 or 4 of their University programme

Course aim

The main goals of this Medical Sciences Summer School are:

1. To introduce (bio)medical students into the various fields of clinical neurosciences

2. To discuss current limitations/complications we are facing and

3. To demonstrate their translation into clinical/fundamental research questions.

Fee info

EUR 600: fee includes educational course, meals, accommodation in a student guesthouse, as well as social activities

300 Euro per (local/University of Groningen) participant (incl. educational course, meals as well as social activities).