Netherlands, Utrecht - Soesterberg

Regenerative Medicine: Bench to Bedside and Back

when 8 December 2014 - 11 December 2014
duration 1 week
credits 2 ECTS

Explore the innovative approaches in RM at the interface between biomedical science, medicine, and technology. Meet experts in this multidisciplinary field. Consider translation from bench to clinical application including ethics, animal models, good conduct, publicperception, etc. Develop your own RM-concept for real clinical cases.

From Bench to Bedside and Back (BBB) will immerse you in the interdisciplinary nature of RM. You will meet experts in fields that converge fundamental science with innovative technologies with clinical application. In addition, there will be a group assignment, a social evening program, and success stories in RM. The course is organized by themes: innovative approaches and the future; animal models in RM; RM in the clinic; misconduct in science and societal acceptation of RM.

The course is located at Kontakt der Kontinenten , Soesterberg

Course leader

Floris Lafeber

Target group

PhD students

Course aim

To provide PhD students with an overview of how the field of RM requires an interdisciplinary effort; how to integrate fundamental research with emerging technologies and translate them for the benefit of patients; and how to consider the ethical and society implications of this area of biomedical science.

Credits info

+ Certificate of attendance

Fee info

EUR 0: Including housing and mealplan


Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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