Netherlands, Groningen

Pediatrics

when 3 July 2019 - 12 July 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 1 ECTS
fee EUR 650

During this Summer School you are offered a varied educational program. The Summer School combines clinic and research in many different fields of pediatrics. This is presented in the form of lectures and workshops given by some of our finest professors and doctors.

In 2019 the 26th edition of the Summer School on Pediatrics will take place in Groningen! For two weeks, medical students from countries all over the world will come to Groningen and the University Medical Center of Groningen.

During this Summer School the participants are offered a varied educational program. The school combines clinics and research in many different fields of pediatrics. This is presented in the form of (patient)lectures and workshops given by some of our finest professors and doctors. In addition, students will be divided in small groups to perform research. These groups will benefit from daily supervision by experienced research coaches. The coaches will be present to familiarise the participants with the research process and programs. They will also guide them in their efforts to come up with a proposal that will be presented at the end of the program.

Course leader

Dr. Terry Derks

Target group

(bio)medical students in year 3 or 4 of their University programme

Course aim

The main goals of the Summer School on Pediatrics are:

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

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

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

Credits info

1 ECTS
A certificate of attendance will be awarded after participating in the entire educational course

Fee info

EUR 650: TBA

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