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7th November 2014, LERU Open Seminar, Innovative Doctoral Training: From Principles to Practice, Brussels

The one-day programme included  Presentation of the LERU paper ‘Good elements in doctoral training’  Doctoral education in the European Research Area Opportunities and challenges for doctoral researchers from research-developing regions  Creating a university ecosystem that fosters innovation in doctoral education: trends and challenges The League of European Research Universities (LERU) is a consortium of “research… Read more »

17th July 2014, ORPHEUS workshop; ORPHEUS PhD Standards: bridging PhD programs to promote global collaboration

International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (IUPHAR )2014 workshop, Cape Town, South Africa Programme Do we need global standards for PhD education: Prof. Zdravko Lackovic  ORPHEUS-AMSE- WFME Standards for PhD education:   Prof. Michael Mulvany  Do we need international Standards:  US position Prof.  Joey Barnett  Do we need international Standards:  Indian position Prof. Arunabha… Read more »

21st September 2013, ORPHEUS workshop on PhD education at 7th Croatian Congress of Pharmacology, Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb, 21 September . ORPHEUS workshop on PhD education at 7th Croatian Congress of Pharmacology was organised in Zagreb by Zdravko Lackovic on the behalf of the Croatian Pharmacological Society. Paricipants: PhD candidates and professors of Zagreb and other health science schools from Croatia. Speakers: Zdravko Lackovic ORPHEUS President., Michael John Mulvany ORPHEUS Vice President… Read more »

17th September 2013, ORPHEUS vice-president represents ORPHEUS at conference on the future of the UK PhD, London

London, 17 September. ORPHEUS vice-president represents ORPHEUS at conference on the future of the UK PhD arranged by the Society of Biology, the Biochemical Society and the British Pharmacological Society. Participants included representatives for UK graduate schools as well as representatives for BBSRC, QAA, MRC, Wellcome Trust, HEFCE, the Biochemical Society, the British Pharmacological Society,… Read more »

9th-10th September 2013, ORPHEUS vice-president gave plenary lecture entitled “PhD candidate involvement in setting standards for PhD training”, Luxembourg

ORPHEUS vice-president gave plenary lecture entitled “PhD candidate involvement in setting standards for PhD training” at annual “Life Sciences PhD Days”, Université du Luxembourg conference arranged by the PhD students of Doctoral School in Systems and Molecular Biomedicine and supported by the doctoral school.

3rd-5th April 2014, ORPHEUS 2014 CONFERENCE: Creating Career Opportunities for PhDs in Life and Health Sciences, Lausanne, Switzerland

A conference to discuss expectations on PhD education. Aimed at delegates from Universities, Public & Private Sectors and PhD students PhD training and careers in life science, how to improve them? During the 9th international ORPHEUS conference, delegates from academia, public & private sectors together with PhD students will be invited to present their research,… Read more »

24th-26th June 2013, ORPHEUS WORKSHOP AND EDUCATIONAL PACKCAGE „Responsible Conduct in Research“

The ORPHEUS workshop was held in Dubrovnik at Interuniversity Centre (IUC) (http://www.iuc.hr/) with renown international lecturers from the fields of ethics in science and research; Reidar K. Lie University of Bergen, Department of Philosophy, Adjunct Research Fellow, Department of Bioethics Clinical Canter National Institutes of Health, USA and former Head, Unit on International Research Department… Read more »