Neuromuscular Translational Summer School
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Neuromuscular Translational Summer School Medicine

The EURO-NMD / TREAT-NMD translational summer school is organized by the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) and Newcastle University. During the summer school you will learn about all aspects of therapy development for neuromuscular disorders through lectures by experts (scientists, doctors, regulators and patients). In addition, you will further develop the theory during break-out sessions and workshops.

  • Start date 02-07-18
  • Duration 5 days
  • Level PhD
  • Location Newcastle
  • Course fee 400 - 500

This joint venture between TREAT-NMD and EURO-NMD will address the following translational research aspects:

• Bench to bedside research
• Regulatory system
• Clinical trials
• Outcome measures
• Patient communication
• Registries and biobanks
• Biomarkers and –omics.

Lasting five days, the summer school will be held at the Institute of Genetic Medicine at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. This comprehensive course will serve as a superb foundation for those wanting to direct their medical or research career in the direction of neuromuscular diseases.

Who can apply?

Everyone who is working in the neuromuscular field. The summer school is mainly aimed at clinicians, but people with a different background are also welcome.

How to apply?

You can apply on the Euro-NMD-website. Registration for the Neuromuscular Translation Summer School is open till April 30st 2018. 


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