19th-22nd January 2012, DAAD project supported international workshop on PhD program, Wurzburg

19th-22nd January 2012. Participants from Germany, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina (all medical schools) and Macedonia. Organized by Jürgen Deckert and Zdravko Lackovic. Presenter Z. Lackovic.

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4th April 2011, Orpheus president visited Bergen

4th April 2011. ORPHEUS President visited Bergen, inspected th venues of 2012 conference and had a meeting with the local organising committe members. Visit was hosted by University of Bergen (prof. Ronald Jonsson).

 

 ORPHEUS President Zdravko Lacković in Bergen Bergen Harbour Bergen organising committee

  Bergen Harbour and Bergen Organising Committee

11th-13th January 2012, EUA-CDE, Dublin

11th-13th January 2012. M. Mulvany participated on behalf of ORPHEUS.

19th-20th March 2011, ANNUAL NENS GENERAL MEETING IN LAUSANNE

19-20th March 2011. Network of European Neuroscience Schools (NENS) held Annual General Meeting in Lausanne. ORPHEUS president was invited to give a 45 minute presentation on ORPHEUS. The second day ORPHEUS was topic of one of the workshops.

 

ORPHEUS President Zdravko Lacković in Lausanne
Lausanne

                                                                                               

28th November 2011, ORPHEUS Spain Workshop

 28th November 2011. IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF PHD STUDIES IN BIOMEDICINE THROUGH INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION  was held at University of the Basque Country, Faculty of Medicine, Leioa, Spain.

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12th March 2011, HELLENIC SOCIETY OF PHARMACOLOGY

12th March 2011 Michel J Mulvany gave the EPHAR lecture at the 10th National Meeting of the Hellenic Society of Pharmacology in Athens 12 March 2011 with title “Standards for PhD Education: Why, What and How?”, where the ORPHEUS position paper was presented.

17th-18th October 2011, EMTRAIN meeting, Helsinki

17th-18th October 2011. Presentation of ORPHEUS standards in plenary session by M. Mulvane, Actively present Z. Lackovic and Andre Nieoullon.

20th-21st January 2011, EUA-CDE WORKSHOP IN BUDAPEST

20-21st January 2011 Michel J Mulvany participated an EUA-CDE workshop in Budapest, 20-21 Januar 2011 on “Mobility and Collaboration - international and inter-sectoral"

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22nd September 2011, European Commission colloquium, Brussels

22nd September 2011. M. MulvanyrepresentedORPHEUS in discussion of PhD standards.

14th January 2011, ORPHEUS IN WUERZBURG

14th January 2011. Wuerzburg University (Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy) as a part of DAAD collaborative project MD/PhD workshop was organized with a title "European PhD Programme in Biomedicine - How to improve international Cooperation.

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28th-31st June 2011, AMEE, Vienna

28th-31st June 2011. workshop on PhD standards was organized.

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3rd January 2011, THE ROYAL SWEDISH ACADEMY OF SCIENCE ORGANIZED WORKSHOP

3rd January 2011. The Royal Swedish Academy of Science organized workshop: "How increased interaction between basic biomedical research and Pharmaceutical Industry will make Sweden more competitive".

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26th-27th June 2011, FEBS meeting, Torino

26th-27th June 2011. Gul Guner and Michel Mulvany were present. M. Mulvany presented European PhD training on behalf of chairman of EUA-CDE.

14th-15th December 2010, EUROPEAN SCIENCE FOUNDATION MEETING

14-15th December 2010. Zdravko Lackovic and David Gordon were invited to Hamburg to participate in European Science Foundation EMRC meeting releated to posssible ESF project Medical Research in Europe. Z. Lackovic presented activities of ORPHEUS and offer possibilities for collaboration in any aspect of possible project.

16th-18th June 2011, AMSE Conference, Ljubljana

16th-18th June 2011.  AMSE Conference was held in Ljubljana. The subject was "The staff of the medical school - challenges and opportunities".  Zdravko Lackovic and Michael Mulvany were present. M. Mulvany presented ORPHEUS standards in plenary session.

 

8th December 2010, MEDICAL SCHOOL UNIVERSITY OF BELGRADE ORGANIZED SYMPOSIUM

8th December 2010. Medical School University of Belgrade organized symposium: "Current trends in organisation of PhD programs in Medical Science". Invited speakers were zdravko Lackovic, Chris Van Schravendijk and David Gordon.

 

 Prof. Zdravko Lacković giving a speech in Belgrade Prof. Chris Van Schravendijk giving a speech in Belgrade  Prof. David Gordon giving a speech in Belgrade

Prof. Zdravko Lackovic, Prof. Chris Van Schravendijk and prof. David Gordon giving a speech

8th-11th June 2011, EUA-CDE, Madrid

8th-11th June 2011. EUA-CDE meeting was held in Madrid. Michel Mulvany presented ORPHEUS standards in plenary session.

18th-20th November 2010, THE 7TH INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE

18-20th November 2010. The 7th International Medical Postgraduate Conference was held in Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic. The Conference was for the seventh time organized by Charles University Prague, Medical Faculty of Hradec Kralove and University Hospital Hradec Kralove. David Gordon and Zdravko Lackovic were members of the jury to select three best presentations. To the authors of the best presentations ORPHEUS President gave invitation to participate at ORPHEUS meeting in Izmir. Bursaries should be covered by ORPHEUS.

 

 Lacković, Cervinha and Gordon with PhD candidates in Hradec Kralove

Hradec Kralove 2010. Members of the jury and Conference winners

 

 

15th April 2011, BRITISH PHARMACOLOGICAL SOCIETY

15th April 2011. Zdravko Lackovic and Michel J Mulvany took part in a workshop organized by the British Pharmacological Society: “PhD standards in Pharmacology”, London, 15 April 2011.

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25th-27th October 2010, Task Force consisting of representatives for ORPHEUS, AMSE and WFME in Zagreb prepared draft document “Standards for PhD education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences

25-27th October 2010. Michel J Mulvany has chaired a Task Force consisting of representatives for ORPHEUS, AMSE and WFME to prepare a draft “Standards for PhD education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences” to be discussed at ORPHEUS2011. The standards are based on the ORPHEUS position paper and put into the WFME format of standards for pre- and postgraduate medical education. The Task Force has held one meeting in Zagreb, 25-27 October 2010. Further drafts were prepared primarily by e-mail.

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