Infectious Diseases

Go to application form. (for AMC PhD candidates)

Goal:
This course aims to inform PhD candidates about major infectious diseases, including those that are not necessarily within the scope of their own research.

Format:
The course runs once a year, on four consecutive days. The one-day sessions consist of lectures given by well-known researchers from the AMC and elsewhere.

Scheduled dates:
December 18, 19, 20 and 22, 2017

Content:
The course covers all aspects of infectious diseases with a strong focus on public health issues, host pathogen interactions, poverty related communicable diseases, and basic research.

Target audience:
AMC PhD candidates. CINIMA PhD candidates are required to attend this course during the first or second year of their PhD project.

VUmc PhD candidates doing research at Amsterdam Infection & Immunity Institute***

Language:
This course is given in English, unless all participants understand Dutch.

Certificate:
To qualify for the certificate, a participant must attend all lectures. Attendance is registered.

Study load:
36 hours, which is comparable to 1.3 ECTS points.

Number of participants:
Maximum 50 per course.

Costs:
No charge for registered AMC PhD candidates. Employees of the AMC or AMC Medical Research BV can participate provided slots are available. All other participants are charged a fee of 1,250 euro.

*** No charge for VUmc PhD candidates doing research at Amsterdam Infection & Immunity Institute. Please apply via google.docs.

Course coordinator:
Center for Infection and Immunity Amsterdam (CINIMA) / Dr. Lia van der Hoek / Lab. Exp. Virology / c.m.vanderhoek@amc.uva.nl / tel. +31 (0)20 566 7510

More information:
From the course coordinator or AMC Graduate School / graduateschool@amc.uva.nl / room J1A-112 / tel. +31 (0)20 566 4618



Contact

AMC Graduate School
E-mail
Tel: +31 (0)20 - 5663108