ORPHEUS 2007 CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

ORPHEUS 2007 - University of Helsinki and Biomedicum Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland - 6-8 September 2007

Third Conference on Biomedical and Health Science Doctoral Training in Europe (ORPHEUS 2007)

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY, Sept. 6

Small Auditorium, HelsinkiUniversityMainBuilding (Fabianinkatu 33, 4th floor)

16:00-17:00 Executive Committee meeting to prepare and discuss forthcoming conference and some of the future activities

17:00-17:45 joint Organizing Committee and ORPHEUS Executive Committee meeting to discuss framework for Helsinki consensus statement and other issues


(Registration 17.00-18.00 Helsinki University Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33)


18:00-19:00 OPENING AND INTRODUCTION
Small Auditorium
, Helsinki University Main Building (Fabianinkatu 33, 4th floor)

Chair: Seppo Meri, Zdravko LackoviÊ, David Gordon
Seppo Meri, Meeting President: Welcome address to ORPHEUS 2007

Zdravko LackoviÊ, President of ORPHEUS: History, mission and activities of ORPHEUS

Marja Makarow, Rector of Research, University of Helsinki: Welcoming words

 

19:00-21:00 WELCOME RECEPTION BY THE UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI (hosted by Marja Makarow)

Journal Hall,HelsinkiUniversityMainBuilding, 2nd floor, Unioninkatu (Senate Square) side

 

FRIDAY, Sept. 7

(Registration 8.00-12.00 Biomedicum Helsinki, Haartmaninkatu 8)

Lecture Hall 1,Biomedicum Helsinki, (Haartmaninkatu 8)

 

9.00-10.00 HOW TO COMBINE CLINICAL AND PhD WORK: A STUDENT PERSPECTIVE

Chair: Tomi M‰kel‰, Petr Hach, Raffaella Crinelli

9.00-9.30 Crinelli R.,Karolinska Institutet,Stockholm, Sweden: PhD programs in clinical medicine in Europe: information available on the internet

9:30-10.00 Kek‰l‰inen E., Haartman Insitute, University of Helsinki, Finland: PhD-students opinions on doctoral training

10:00-10:30 Coffee

 

10.30-11.30 MD/PhD DEGREE IN HEALTH SCIENCES

Chair: David Gordon, Helga M. ÷gmundsdžttir, Jadranka Božikov,


10.30-11:00
M‰kel‰ T., Medical Faculty, University of Helsinki, Finland: MD/PhD training beyond borders: evolution towards joint degrees

11:00-11.30 Mulvany M., University of Aarhus, Denmark: What should MD/PhD training include?

 

11.30-12.30 CLINICAL RESEARCH AND PhD TRAINING

Chair:Kimmo Kontula, Nada »ikeö

11:30-12.00 Gordon D., AMSE president, Univesity of Manchester, UK: Importance of clinical research: Mutual interdependence of clinical and laboratory research and the relevance of both to PhD training.


12:00-12.20 Kruse S.,Schmidt R.E.,Hannover Biomedical Research School, Germany: Hannover Biomedical Research School (HBRS)

 

12. 20-13.20Lunch

 

13.20-14:40 Free Communications: PhD PROGRAMS IN CLINICAL MEDICINE, 10 min lectures and discussion

Chair: Jadwiga Mirecka, Kamil Javorka, Petru Adrian Mircea

13:20-13.30 Modriansk? M., Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palack? University, Olomouc, Czech Republic: What life is life should I have not a PhD?

13:30-13:40 Javorka K., Comenius University, Jessenius Faculty of Medicine, Martin, Slovakia: Importance of the cooperation between clinical and basic medical disciplines in PhD programmes

13:40-13:50 ÷gmundsdžttir H.M., Haraldsson G., Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, ReykjavÌk, Iceland: Building a PhD on research experience gained during clinical specialist training

13:50-14:00 Badea I.R., Buzoianu A.D., Mircea P.A., Bojita M.T.,ìIuliu Hatieganuî University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Romania: Development of doctoral schools in medicine and life sciences through an eLearning system for research

14:00-14:10 »ervinka M., Charles University Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic: Fifteen years of experience with PhD study programmes at Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Kralove

14:10-14:20 Mirecka J.,JagiellonianUniversityMedicalCollege, Krakow, Poland: Possible links between MEDINE and ORPHEUS

14:20-14:30 JankoviÊ S.M., ArsenijeviÊ N.N., Medical Faculty, University of Kragujevac, Kragujevac, Serbia:Early testing of methodological issues in PhD thesis proposals during doctoral studies

14:30-14:40 MiseviËienė I., JuraleviËienė I., Uloziene I., Ivanauskiene R., Kaunas University of Medicine, Institute for Biomedical Research, Kaunas, Lithuania: PhD program in medicine and professional career of the graduates in Kaunas University of Medicine

 

14.40-16.00 PhD PROGRAMMES IN CLINICAL MEDICINE: EXPLORING GOOD PRACTICES

Chair: Mike Mulvany, Hannes Stockinger, G¸l G¸ner-Akdogan


14.40-15:10 ArnÈr E.,
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden: PhD training at Karolinska Institutet-setting the same framework for both clinical and non-clinical students

15.10-15:40 Hellstrˆm P., Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden: Combining internship or fellowship in clinical PhD training at Karolinska University Hospital

15.40-16:10 Karvonen S., Finnish National Graduate School of Clinical Investigation,

Helsinki, Finland

 

16:10-16:40 Coffee

 

16:40-17.40 Free Communications, THE SAME AIMS - DIFFERENT EXPERIENCES:10 min lectures and discussion

Chair: Jadranka Božikov, Bohuslav Ostadal

16:40-16:50 G¸ner-Akdogan G.,DokuzEylulUniversityGraduateSchool of Health Sciences, Izmir, Turkey:An Innovative Model for Health Sciences PhD Educationin Turkey

16:50-17:00 Tutkuviene J., Ausrele Kucinskiene Z., Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania: PhD Training in Clinical Medicine at the Medical Faculty, Vilnius University, Lithuania

17:00-17:10 BarbiÊ J., TvrdeiÊ A., DrenjanËeviÊ- PeriÊ I., VËev A., FilakoviÊ P., Faculty of Medicine, University of Josip Juraj Strossmayer Osijek, Croatia: Structure of postgraduate doctoral study in biomedicine and health sciences in university of Josip Juraj Strossmayer Osijek, Croatia

17:10-17:20 Mircea P.A., Badea I.R., Buzoianu A.D., Bojita M.T., ìIuliu Hatieganuî University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Romania: The PhD Schoolñan innovative structure of the ìIuliu Hatieganuî University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

17:20-17:30 Ostadal B., Herget J., Vizek M., Centre for doctoral studies in biomedicine, Charles University and Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic: 15 years of experience with PhD programmein biomedicine

17.30-17.40 Taivans I., Strazda G., Faculty of Medicine, University of Latvia, Latvia:Experience of doctoral studies in medical specialities at University of Latvia

 

Parallel session 16:30-18.00 ORPHEUS Ad hoc Working Group:Preparation of a Consensus statement


19.00 Conference dinner

Restaurant Tˆˆlˆnranta, Helsinginkatu 56

 

SATURDAY, Sept 8

Lecture Hall 1,Biomedicum Helsinki, (Haartmaninkatu 8)

9.00-10.00 Presentation and discussion of the Helsinki consensus statement

Chair: David Gordon, Osman SinanoviÊ, Seppo Meri

 

10.00-10:30 Coffee

 

10.30-12.00 QUALITY AND INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION IN PhD TRAINING

Chair: Petr Hach, G¸nter Gell, Miroslav »ervinka


10.30-11:00
Stockinger H., Medical University of Vienna,Vienna, Austria: The new PhD- and professional-doctorate in applied medical science at the Medical University of Vienna

11.00-11:30 »ikeö N.,KapoviÊ M., JanknoviÊ S.,FilakoviÊ P., LackoviÊ Z. MedicalSchools of Croatia; University of Zagreb, Rijeka, Split and Osijek: Is it possible to make a good PhD programme in a small scientific community: Croatian experience after previous two PhD conferences

11.30-12:00 SzendeffyT., Pozzilli P., University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, Italy: Problems encountered in setting up international PhD in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases

 

12.00-13.00 Lunch


13:00-14:00 CONCLUSIONS

Chair: Zdravko LackoviÊ, Seppo Meri

13.00 Acceptance of revised consensus statement

14.00 Concluding remarks and closure of the conference

 

14.10-14.30 ORPHEUS General ASSEMBLY

14.30-15.30 ORPHEUS EC meeting