France, Angers

Research Summer School

when 29 June 2020 - 10 July 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 6 EC
fee EUR 855

This research program will show students the links between fundamental sciences and clinical research.

International researchers from different universities will interact on selected topics:

From gene to clinical application

Beyond genes: epigenetics and environment

From chemistry to clinical trials

Informatics and medicine

From microorganisms to medical microbiology

From integrative physiology to space medicine research


Workshops and visits :

Visits of international research institutes

Institut du thorax, Nantes
Généthon, Paris

This program is an opportunity to attend practical and interactive classes. Several workshops are therefore organized, among them :

Research in the academic versus industrial setting
Medical Informatics
Experimental surgery, including hands-on activities at the simulation center

Sessions

Embryo/Pluripotency/Epigenetics
Fetal programming
Nanomedicine
Experimental surgery
Medical Informatics / bioinformatics / metabolomics
Mitochondrial diseases
Fertility preservation
From physiology to integrative spatial medicine
Genetics and epigenetics of brain tumors
Research in microcirculation
Vaccination - blessing or curse
Cancer

Course leader

Pr. Audrey Rousseau
Dr. Pascale May-Panloup

Target group

The course will be entirely taught in English. This intensive training is open to all French and International students who have already completed 2 years of medicine/biological sciences/pharmacy and who may be interested in pursuing a M.D., M.D. /Ph.D. or Ph.D. programs and envision a career in scientific and/or medical research.

Course aim

The purpose is to give students the opportunity to be exposed to medical research in an academic environment and to facilitate their access to advanced degrees such as MD or Pharmacy/PhD programs. During the course they will:

Be exposed to research methods and state of the art medical technologies and devices in different medical fields.
Meet international researchers and interact with international students in an intercultural and interdisciplinary context.
In this program a total of 60 hours with:

Lectures from international researchers (45 minutes) followed by questions and answers sessions,

Workshops organized with small groups of students,

Oral presentations by students on selected topics,

Visits of research institutions.

Fee info

EUR 855: 855€ for applications received before the 15th of March (and payment before the 1st April).
1225€ then.
Fees include tuition, welcoming and teaching materials, accommodation, coffee breaks and weekday lunches, bike rental and bus pass, social program.

The Summer Schools do not cover the costs of passports, visas, health insurance, travel to and from Angers, dinners.
EUR 1225: 855€ for applications received before the 15th of March (and payment before the 1st April).
1225€ then.
Fees include tuition, welcoming and teaching materials, accommodation, coffee breaks and weekday lunches, bike rental and bus pass, social program.
The Summer Schools do not cover the costs of passports, visas, health insurance, travel to and from Angers.

Scholarships

No

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