Biomedical English Writing Course for MSc and PhD-students

Course date: 09 September 2014 - 21 October 2014
Location: Erasmus MC, Ae327/OWC13&1

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Biomedical English Writing Course

This course is NOT the same course as the course on English Writing and Communication organized by the dept. of research policy and taught by David Alexander or Sally Hill.

This short English writing course of three half days is organised by MolMed and starts on Tuesday 9 September 2014.

Audience and participation
This course is intended for MSc students and PhD-students from Erasmus MC.
Places will be given on ‘first come, first serve’ basis.

There is place for 8 participants in this course.

Eligibility for the course
Participants should ensure that they have time to prepare the various sections of a scientific paper or a lab work report, or to revise an already available manuscript. If your work has not advanced to this point, you should then participate in a later course.

Full participation is 2,0 ECTS.

Dates, time and location
- Tuesday, 9 September 2014 13:30-16:30 - Location: OWC room no. 13 (different room!)
- Tuesday, 30 September 2014 13:30-16:30 - Location: OWC room no. 1
- Tuesday, 21 October 2014 13:30-16:30 - Location: Ae-327

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Ko Hagoort (Erasmus MC, Sophia)

Registration fee
Registration of this course is free for participants from the Postgraduate School MolMed.
Other (non-commercial) participants need to pay EUR 400,00.
PhD-students and MSc-students (also coming from outside the Erasmus MC), receive a 50% discount and will be charged: EUR 200,00.

PAYMENT: MGC Notification

The Erasmus/LUMC Research School MGC has made a selection of courses it deems fit for its members. This course is not one of them.

Therefore, the Erasmus/LUMC Research School MGC will not pay for its members to participate in this course. All MGC-members will need to pay themselves (or from personal budget) after receiving an invoice (please provide personal address) or will have their research departments pay for them (in that case, please provide ‘kostenplaatsnummer’ of the research group). To see if you are an MGC-member, here you can find an overview of all MGC research groups:



General information
Financial regulation of the Postgraduate School Molmed

From August 1st, 2012 the following financial guidelines are applied in general, but they may differ per course still, look at the course fee of each course to be sure wich discounts are really applied:

Non-commercial course, symposium or workshop fee: €200/day, €750/week

• Participants of the postgraduate school MolMed: discount of 100%.
• Other Erasmus MC participants, e.g. of MGC, COEUR, NIHES: discount of 50%.
• PhD students and Master’s students, regardless of institution: discount of 50%.
• Master’s students who are paying the fee from their personal budget: discount of 75%.

There is one fee for the entire course. There is no reduction for partial participation.

The SPSS Course and the R Course have shorter course days. The SPSS Course counts as a 2-days course and the R Course as a 3-days course.

Commercial participants & sponsors: companies are invited to inquire about commercial participant tuition fees and about sponsoring.

Those who register for a course, symposium or workshop agree with these financial conditions.

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