Course in Virology 2018

Course date: 28 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
Location: Erasmus MC

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The Erasmus Postgraduate School Molecular Medicine has two main activities: the organization of education for postgraduate students, and the stimulation of cooperation between several departments with regards to translational research. 

The Virology department of Erasmus MC organized the Virology Course for many years now. From 2012, it is organized with and under auspices of the Postgraduate School Molecular Medicine (MolMed). The course provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of fundamental and translational virus research.   

The course in virology is organized for PhD students, post-docs and medical microbiologists, who are invited to participate. During the course, national and international experts in the field of virology will present seminars. Relevant literature will be made available at the start of the course. The venue is Erasmus MC, Room Ae 406.

Organizing committee
Bernadette van den Hoogen, George Verjans, Annemarie Baltissen - van der Eijk and Frank van Vliet.

The topics covered in the course are:

1.Basic Virology
2.Pathogenesis and Diagnostics
3.Antiviral Host Response
4.Antiviral strategies

PhD students, post-docs and medical microbiologists are invited to register.

Registration is only possible on-line. The number of people that can participate in this course is limited to 70. Participants will receive a confirmation upon registration.

Attendance fee

The non-commercial registration fee for this course is € 600,00.

Discounts are handled as follows:
•All PhD students get a discount of 50% and pay €300. 
•All participants from the postgraduate school MolMed receive a discount of 100% and pay €0. 
•Other Erasmus MC participants and master students from elsewhere get a discount of 50% and pay €300.
•Master students from elsewhere who pay the fee from their personal budget get a discount of 75% and pay €150,00.

If these financial requirements should pose a problem, please contact Frank van Vliet, managing director of the Erasmus Postgraduate School Mol Med, at: f.vanvliet@erasmusmc.nl

Location

The location of the course is Room Ae-406 on the fourth floor of the Ae-building (the Medical Faculty of Erasmus MC).

Here you can find maps and travel directions: https://www.molmed.nl/maps/maps.asp  

Registration

PhD students, post-docs and medical microbiologists are invited to register.

Registration is only possible on-line via: www.molmed.nl. The number of people that can participate in this course is limited to 70. Participants will receive a confirmation upon registration. The course is accredited by the NVMM.

ECTS

For this course you will receive a certificate of attendance with 1,4 ECTS for full participation   

Invoices

Fees can be paid upon an INVOICE. Shortly after your registration you will receive from us an INVOICE per mail. Payment details will be mentioned on the invoice. Payment per bank can be done on account: 43.47.01.408/Erasmus MC, (IBAN code bank: NL86ABNA0434701408; SWIFT code bank: ABNANL2A), together with the number on your INVOICE.

Late participants can also pay in cash upon signing in for the Course.  

Cancellations

The fee is for the entire Course. There is no discount for partaking only in part of the Course. Our cancellation policy is that cancellation is possible up to one week before the start of the Course. Later cancellation will not be accepted, however you are allowed to send a substitute candidate.  

Commercial participants & sponsors

Companies are invited to inquire for participation and sponsoring 

For more information please contact: Bernadette van den Hoogen (b.vandenhoogen@erasmusmc.nl). You may also contact Frank van Vliet, the managing Director of the school, at: f.vanvliet@erasmusmc.nl, tel. +31 (0)10 – 408 75 18, GSM +31 (0)6 – 5474 6408 whom you can also call in case of emergencies.

 



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