Angers, France

Vascular Summer School

when 27 June 2022 - 1 July 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 875

This program is scheduled over one week of intensive courses including plenary lectures, workshops, hands-on-sessions and live demonstrations and laboratory visits to provide an overview on the various techniques in both fundamental and clinical fields.

Visits, workshops and sessions

Visit of experimental and human vascular research laboratories
Kidneys and vessels
Neurovascular interaction
Thrombotic veins
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Calcifying vessels
The cardiovascular system in space
Cardiopathy and post-infarction imaging
Vascular Imaging
Microvascular physiology

Course leader

Prof. Pierre Abraham
Dr. Samir Henni

Target group

This summer school is accessible to national and international students from the 2nd undergraduate up to PhD in Medicine, Pharmaceutics and Life Sciences.

Course aim

According to World Health Organization, cardiovascular diseases represent the leading health and diseases worldwide. Cardiovascular diseases are linked to the very complex interactions between genes, aging and life style, and various risk factors.

This intensive teaching program will give an overview of the actual and future knowledge in the field of cardiovascular diseases. Selected thematics will be presented by renowned researchers and clinicians experts in the field who will share with the participants their experience through interactive plenary lectures, workshops, hands-on and laboratory visits.

The Summer School not only offers a fine selection of interesting courses and scientific visits, it also aims at giving you an unforgettable stay in France. You will enjoy the numerous social activities in our beautiful historical city.

Fee info

EUR 875: Students fees : €875


Fees include tuition, welcoming and teaching materials, accommodation, coffee breaks and weekday lunches, bike rental and bus pass, social program.