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

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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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

                                                                                               

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".

  

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.

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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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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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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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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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.

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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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".

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.

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.

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

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.

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

 

 

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).

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.

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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