Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Cardiac Function in Health and Disease

when 18 August 2014 - 29 August 2014
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 ECTS
fee EUR 1085

Are you interested in the heart and want to learn more about the heart and hot topics in heart research? The main topics of this course are cardiac electrophysiology and cardiovascular biology. Covered subjects include pathogenesis and treatment of ischemic heart disease, the role of immune system, tissue engineering, cardiomyocyte biology, calcium signalling in the heart, cardiac stem cells, heart rhythm disturbances and cellular electrophysiology.
The course will provide the students with a mixture of lectures from a clinical perspective and lectures from a preclinical research perspective. This means the course is aimed at medicine students with an interest in research as well as biomedical science students keen to learn more about clinical practice in cardiology.

Course leader

Dr. Teun de Boer

Target group

Advanced bachelors from the life sciences studies and medicine. Basic knowledge of cellular biology and molecular biology is assumed, as is a proficiency in English.

Course aim

Advanced bachelors from the life sciences studies and medicine. Basic knowledge of cellular biology and molecular biology is assumed, as is a proficiency in English.

Credits info

2 ECTS
Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 1085: • € 1085 - Course + course materials + housing
• € 750 - Course + course materials
EUR 750: Course + course materials

Scholarships

Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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