Denmark, Aarhus

Immunotherapy

when 12 August 2019 - 23 August 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 587

Immunotherapy has gained clinical importance in recent years, primarily as a result of advancement in cancer treatment and modulation of inflammatory diseases. This course will bring you up-to-date with immunotherapy from basic principles to modern treatments including personalized medicine. We will focus on the cellular and molecular action of the therapy towards cancer and autoimmune diseases. This will also take us through the identification process of diseases that are suitable for immunotherapy. This is followed by introduction to the process of discovery of new immune modulators, including side effects of the treatment and how to overcome these problem. Completion of the two week course will provide participants with in depth understanding of immunotherapy, and form a solid base for future research and clinical practice in this area. The course covers a panel of lectors given by experts in the field, which will be combined with classroom teaching with discussions and problem solving.

Course leader

Martin Kristian Thomsen

Target group

Bachelor's level

Fee info

EUR 587: Exchange students: No Fee

Freemovers, EU/EEA: 587 EUR

Freemovers, NON-EU/EEA: 687 EUR

Books, course materials, social programme, and housing are not included in the fee.

Scholarships

No scholarships available