Netherlands, Groningen

Translational Pediatrics

when 30 June 2014 - 9 July 2014
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 ECTS
fee EUR 600

This year we will be organizing the 21thedition of the Summer School on Translational Pediatrics in Groningen! During this special occasion you will be offered a comprehensive educational program. Many of the different aspects of pediatrics will be presented in the form of lectures and workshops given by some of our finest professors and doctors.

Course leader

dr. T.G.J. Derks, pediatrician Metabolic Diseases, UMCG

Target group

(bio)medical students in year 3 or 4 of their University programme

Course aim

The main goals of this Medical Sciences Summer School are:

1.To introduce (bio)medical students into the various fields of clinical pediatrics
2.To discuss current limitations/complications we are facing and
3.To demonstrate their translation into clinical/fundamental research questions.

Fee info

EUR 600: including educational course, meals, accommodation in a student guesthouse, as well as several social activities

300 Euro for RUG participants, including educational course, meals as well as several social activities.
EUR 150: OPTIONAL: visit to Amsterdam