Netherlands, Groningen

Diabetic Microvascular Complications

when 16 May 2017 - 19 May 2017
language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 ECTS

Why should you join this Medical Sciences Spring School Vascular Medicine about Mechanisms of vascular disease in diabetes mellitus - Perspectives for Healthy Ageing? With the interesting Theme:


•Development of experimental and clinical microvascular and macrovascular complications in diabetes mellitus.
1.Comprehensive introduction into the field of vascular medicine and associated complications by experts in the field.

2.You will be offered the possibility to embark your own research project or participate in ongoing vascular medicine related research projects in Groningen or Mannheim.

3.The Medical Sciences Autumn School will take place in the UMCG and at a very stimulating venue: the beautiful van Swinderenhuys right next to the Academy Building of the University of Groningen.

4.A student committee will take care of a smashing social programme.

5.No participation fee.

Course aim

1.To introduce medical students into the various aspects of vascular medicine with focus on the limitations/complications we are facing today.

2.How to understand/tackle these problems by performing scientific research.

Credits info

1 ECTS
A certificate of attendance will be awarded

Fee info

EUR 0: Participation is free