Nice, 11-13 October. ORPHEUS vice-president gave plenary lecture entitled “The PhD: A tale of two cultures. The influence of PhD students” at 17th annual conference of the European Council for Cardiovascular Research.
22nd September 2013, ORPHEUS president and vice-president met with Prof.Dr. med. Jörg-Wilhelm Oestmann, Berlin, Germany
Berlin 22 September. ORPHEUS president and vice-president met with Prof.Dr. med. Jörg-Wilhelm Oestmann, Chairman of the Doctoral Committee, Charité University, Berlin to discuss possibilities of applying ORPHEUS standards to Charité doctoral programmes.
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.
20th-25th May 2013, ORPHEUS President and Vice-president represent ORPHEUS at sixth EUA-CDE annual conference
Warsaw, Poland, 20-25 May 2013. The conference attracted about 300 participants. The purpose of the conference was to discuss the topic: From „Student to Research, are we on the right track?“ The general consensus was positive, but concerns were raised as to whether the goal of doctoral training was sufficiently defined. The Vice-president gave a… Read more »
ORPHEUS Vice-president met 19 May 2013 with the Director of the Medical Sciences Graduate School and the Deputy Director of the EPS & Head of Education Policy Development to discuss standards for PhD education.
16th May, 2013 – ORPHEUS President prof Zdravko Lackovic gave a talk on ORPEHUS history, presence and future at Interdisciplinar Doctoral Conference – IDK2013 organised by the Doctoral Student Association of the University of Pécs
21st May 2013, ORPHEUS EC member Konstantin Gurevich from Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry visited Hanty-Mansiiks medical Academia (HMGMA)
May 21, 2013 ORPHEUS EC member Konstantin Gurevich from Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry visited Hanty-Mansiiks medical Academia (HMGMA) (http://hmgma.ru), which is far east of Russian Federation (Khanty- Mansi Autonomous Area – Yugra Khanty-Mansiysk, one of the oil reachest region in Russian Federation). He had had a meeting with vice-rector of Hanty-Mansiisk medical academia professor… Read more »
20th-25th May 2013, ORPHEUS Vice-president represents ORPHEUS at EURODOC conference on New Challenges in the European Area: Young Scientist’s 1st International Baku Forum 2013
Baku, Azerbaijan, 20-25 May 2013. The conference attracted about 300 PhD candidates of which about 150 from from Azerbaijan. The purpose of the conference was to promote the cooperation between young scientists and researchers from different European countries and disciplines. ORPHEUS Vice-president gavethe opening talk on “Doctoral candidate involvement in setting standards for… Read more »
14th-15th May 2013, Irish EU Presidency Conference on Research Careers & Mobility conference, Dublin, Ireland
Dublin, Ireland, 14-15 May 2013. This conference provided the opportunity to gauge progress in achieving the core objectives of the European Research Area to make Europe a more attractive location for researchers through better career opportunities. The conference discussed these objectives and how to make further advances through the interaction of researchers and… Read more »