8th-9th October 2010, KLAIPEDA UNIVERSITY,FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (LITHUANIA)

8-9th October 2010. Klaipeda University, Faculty of Health Sciences (Lithuania) organised International ORPHEUS workshop "How to Achieve Internationalization and Joint PhD Programmmes in Biomedicine and Health Sciences".

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28th October 2009, Fifth ORPHEUS 2010 Vienna conference - First meeting of Local organizing Committee

The first session of Local Organizing Committee of the Fifth ORPHEUS 2010 Vienna conference† was held at Vienna Mecial University Oct 28, 2009. Meeting chaired by Professor Hannes Stockingerwas attended by ORPHEUS president Professor Zdravko Lackovic and ORPHEUS acting treasurer Professor Guenther Gell. After the the meeting of Local Organizing Committee there was a short meeting with Rector of the Vienna Medical University Professor Wolfgang Schutz and Vice Rector Professor Rudolf Malinger.

Vienna Medical University main entrance Conference chairman Professor Johannes Stockinger in his office with Professor Andrea Olschewski Vienna Medical University
Vienna local organizing committe with ORPHEUS president and treasurer Vienna conference hall With Vienna Rector Professor Wolfgang Schutz (Olschewski, Gell, Lackovic, Schutz, Stockinger)

Members of the Local Organizing committee are:

Professors Hannes Stockinger (Conference Chairmann), Andrea Olschewski† (Medical University Graz), Bernard Knapp, Wilfred Ellmeier, Stephan Boehm, Johannes Hainfellneran and† Board members of the Young Scientist Association of the MUV(to be nominated).

Major agenda were workshops on the networking and† keynote and invited lectures. It was agreed that each workshop has one chairman from Local organizing Committe and another from ORPHEUS Executive Committee.

23rd-25th September 2010, NATIONAL CONFERENCE-UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND PHARMACY "IULIU HATIEGANU"

23-25th September 2010. University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Iuliu Hatieganu" from Cluj Napoca (Romania) organized National Conference: "Comprehensive PhD Programs in Biomedical Sciences; steps toward better training and higher scientific performances of young researchers". Conference was sponsored by ORPHEUS. Zdravko Lackovic was key note speaker with a lecture: "The need for international evaluation of PhD programs: the role of ORPHEUS".

  

27th-29th September 2009, ORPHEUS EC MEETING IN KRAKOW

Septemeber 27-29, ORPHEUS Executive Comittee held a meeting in Krakow. Meeting was organized by EC member Professor Jadwiga Mirecka. Meeting was hosted by Rector and Vice rectors of the Medical College Jagiellonian University (Polish: Uniwersytet Jagielloński)

ORPHEUS EC in front of the museum ORPHEUS EC in Krakow Old University
ORPHEUS EC meeting ORPHEUS EC in Krakow Old University

The most important topics were

  • Report from 4 th ORPHEUS COnference in Aarhus (reported by Professor Michail J MUlvany) and
  • Preparation of 5th ORPHEUS meeting in Vienna (reported by Professor Hannes Stockinger)

20th July 2010, WORLD CONGRESS OF BASIC AND CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY

20th July 2010. Michel J Mulvany organized a PhD workshop at the 16th World Congress of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, Copehagen, Denmark.

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16th-19th September 2009, Baltic Conference in RIGA - "Setting Standards for PhD Education in Medicine"

September 16-19. International scientific conference of Baltic countries entitled "Setting Standards for PhD Education in Medicine" was held in Riga , September 16-19, 2009. The conference was organized by Riga Stradins University with the participation of about 50 persons responsibilie for PhD programmes in medicine from the Baltic Universities. The Chairmens of the conference were Professor Aigars Petersons and Professor Janis Gardovskis, Rector of the University. Invited speakers were: Professor Zdravko Lackovic, ORPHEUS President, Professor David Gordon, AMSE President, ProfessorSeppo Meri, ORPHEUS General Secretary and Professor Anders Gustavssons.

Participants of the workshop in Riga

5th July 2010, HEINRICH-HEINE-UNIVERSITY OF DUESSELDORF

5th July 2010. Zdravko Lackovic, Chris Schravendijk and Michel J Mulvany took part in a workshop organized by Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf on „Doctoral Education in Health Sciences“ 5 July 2010,

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4th-6th June 2009, AMSE conference, Zagreb

June 4th-6th the AMSE Conference was held in Zagreb, Croatia, from 4–6 June 2009. The subject of the Conference was : "The Medical School and Postgraduate Education - Responsibility for clinical, specialist and research education"

 

Michael Mulvany; Orpheus AMSE conference 2009, Zagreb Social program Croatian Minister Radovan Fuchs, AMSE President David Gordon, Rector Aleksa Bjelis, ORPHEUS President Zdravko Lackovic, Dean Elect Davor Milicic AMSE conference Zagreb 2009
Zdravko Lackovic speaks; AMSE zagreb 2009  Social program Croatian Minister Radovan Fuchs, AMSE President David Gordon, Rector Aleksa Bjelis, ORPHEUS President Zdravko Lackovic, Dean Elect Davor Milicic; AMSE conference 2009 Zagreb

 

17th-18th June 2010, BOLOGNA SEMINAR ON DOCTORAL STUDIES IN THE EHEA

17-18th June 2010. Bologna seminar on Doctoral Studies in the EHEA, took place in Warsaw,. The ORPHEUS was presented by prof. J. Mirecka, member of ORPHEUS Executive Committee, where she took the floor and informed broadly all delegates about the ORPHEUS activities, conferences and workshops.

23rd January 2009, DAAD WORKSHOP "EUROPEAN PHD-PROGRAMME IN BIOMEDICINE - HOW TO IMPROVE INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION".

DAAD WORKSHOP "EUROPEAN PHD-PROGRAMME IN BIOMEDICINE - HOW TO IMPROVE INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION".

Jan 23, 2009; University Of Wuerzburg,

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10th-12th June 2010, The AMSE Conference in 2010 was held in Berlin

  • 10-12 June 2010

The AMSE (Association of Medical Schools in Europe) Conference in 2010 was held in Berlin, Germany, on 10-12 June. This was part of the celebrations of the 300 year anniversary of the Charite. The subject was "Internationalisation of Medical Schools". ORPHEUS President (also member of AMSE EC) presented a lecture "The outcome of the Vienna ORPHEUS conference on Cooperation and Networking in PhD Education".

27th-29th November 2008, 5th International Conference of Postgraduate Medical Students in Hradec Kralove

The 5th International Conference of Postgraduate Medical Students was held in Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic, Nov 27-29, 2008. The Conference was for the fifth time organized by Charles University Prague, Medical Faculty of Hradec Kr·lovÈ and University Hospital Hradec Kralowe. The conference was organised with support of Johnson & Johnson. Members of the Organising Committee were: Faculty Dean Vladimir† Palicka, Vice Dean Miroslav Cervinka, PhD program director Ivo Steiner, Vera Tlapakova and Miroslava Paterova. The participating PhD candidates (students) came from all medical schools in the Czech Republic and Slovakia and from medical schools in: Copenhagen (Denmark), Dresden (Germany), Krakow (Poland), Liverpool (UK), Pecs (Hungary), Porto (Portugal), Vienna (Austria) and Zagreb (Croatia).

Hradec Kralowe Old Town International evaluators Elbe river in Hradec Kralowe

 

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9th June 2010, ORPHEUS AT EMTRAIN PROJECT MEETING

9th June 2010. ORPHEUS President was nominated a member of advisory board of EMTRAIN Project. In Brussels he presented ORPHEUS at EMTRAIN WP2 Project meeting. Another Advisory Committee meeting was held in Barcelona 19-20th October 2010. On both meetings dozen of ORPHEUS booklets were distributed.

16th October 2008, ORPHEUS 2009 AARHUS LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE FIRST MEETING

 

Fist meeting of Local Organizing Committe of ORPHEUS2009 Conferece was held October† 16, 2008 at University of Arhus. In the presence of ORPHEUS President Zdravko Lackovic, the meeting was chaired by Michael Mulvany, ORPHEUS EC member, and a chairman of ORPHEUS 2009 conference.

Aarhus local organizing committee

Members of Local Organizing Committee

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4th-5th June 2010, EUA-CDE ANNUAL MEETING

4-5th June 2010. Zdravko Lackovic and Michel J Mulvany participated in the EUA-CDE annual meeting in Berlin, 4-5 June 2010, where the Salzburg II document was approved.

19th-22nd May 2010, ORPHEUS PRESIDENT VISITED IZMIR

19-22nd May 2010.ORPHEUS President Professor Zdravko Lacković visited Izmir, inspected venues of Izmir 2011 conference, had a meeting with local organizing committee, Dean and the Rector of Dokuz Eylül University. Visit was hosted by Dokuz Eylül University (host professor Gul Gunner Agdogan).

5th-7th October 2008, INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP OF PhD STUDY AT UNIVERSITY OF MARTIN, SLOVAKIA

International Workshop of PhD Study was organized by Jessenius Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University in Martin, with support of European Social Fund Project and in collaboration with ORPHEUS (Organization for PhD Education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences in the European System). The workshop took place at Jessenius Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University in Martin from October 5th to 7th, 2008.

Participants were from Slovakia, Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary and Poland
Dean D. Mistuna, ORPHEUS president Z. Lacković, conference organizer K. Javorka Professor Kamil Javorka.jpg 
 
   
 

Participants were from Slovakia, Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary and Poland

 

 

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27th-30th April 2011, THE SIXTH ORPHEUS 2011 CONFERENCE DOKUZ EYL‹L UNIVERSITY IZMIR

 

The 6th Conference of ORPHEUS (Organisation for PhD Education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences in the European System) will be taking place in Izmir (Turkey), from 27-30 April 2011. The facilities to be provided are excellent, and Izmir - with its pleasant climate - is easy to get to.†The topic of the Izmir Conference is ìPhD Quality Indicators for Biomedicine and Health Sciencesî.† Experts from major European and world organisations and institutions working on PhD education in biomedicine and health sciences and the measurement and assessment of its quality, will provide information, moderate discussion panels, and chair workshops to elaborate on ìORPHEUS PhD Quality Indicators in Biomedicine and Health Sciencesî. The outcome of this interactive activity, the Consensus document, shall not only support the decision makers in making innovations easier in their home institutions, but also guide supervisors, academicians, researchers, PhD students, and all other stakeholders in their mutual, high-priority task of PhD training.†The last (5th) ORPHEUS 2010 Conference in Vienna, with 196 participants, representing 114 institutions from 39 countries, produced a consensus ORPHEUS† document concerned with cooperative networking. This and all previous consensus documents may be found on our web site.


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20th-21st September 2008, ORPHEUS 2008 ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND EXECUTIVE COMMITTE MEETING

was held at Medical University graz Graz, Austria, September 20th to 21st, 2008

Minutes will be available on registered membership pages.

 

Members of ORPHEUS EC in Graz, Medical University

 Members of ORPHEUS EC in Graz, Medical University

 

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