Life Sciences Courses

The Utrecht Summer School Life Sciences programs offers many courses covering numerous subjects including medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacology, global health and epidemiology.

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Environmental Epidemiology

The objective of this course is to provide the participants with insight in the principles and important issues of environmental and occupational epidemiology. Participants should have basic...

22 June 2020 - 03 July 2020
3.0 ECTS
€1500.00
Advanced Master level

Laboratory Animal Science

The objective of this 2-week intensive course in laboratory animal science is to present basic facts and principles that are essential for the human use and care of animals and for the quality of rese...

29 June 2020 - 10 July 2020
3.0 ECTS
€3985.00
Master level

Chemical Safety Assessment under REACH

This four-day training provides a full introduction in chemical safety assessment as required in the EU legislation REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and restriction of CHemical...

30 June 2020 - 03 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€1800.00
Advanced Master level

Exploring Nature's Molecular Machines

You will experience the stimulating and international environment in our research laboratories and grasp first-hand the meaning of interdisciplinary science. We will focus on the chemical princip...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
3.0 ECTS
€250.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Forensic Veterinary Medicine

In this course students will acquire the following knowledge: the psychological and criminological theories behind domestic violence and animal abuse, the legal aspects of abusive situations, and the ...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
3.5 ECTS
€850.00
Master level

Future Medicines: Gene & Cell Therapies

Learn about the promises and challenges of advanced therapies throughout the drug life cycle. How do advanced therapies differ from conventional molecular approaches? What is needed to get advanc...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €400.00
Student fee: €200.00
Advanced Master level

Advanced Clinical Research Monitoring Interactive Workshop

This highly interactive workshop offers both advanced knowledge of GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and the clinical research rules and regulations, including the latest European ones, as well as practica...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
0.0 ECTS
€990.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety

The course will provide insight in study design and analysis in pharmacoepidemiologic and drug safety research. Methodological issues are presented in the context of decision making on medicines. The ...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€975.00
Advanced Master level

Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases

The course focuses on concepts and methods of mathematical modelling of infectious diseases. Starting from basic assumptions on transmission of infection models will be formulated and key quantities w...

06 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
3.0 ECTS
€1750.00
Master level

Neural Circuit Development and Plasticity

Our summer course is aimed at advanced master students and starting PhD students with the goal to teach them on recent advances in neural circuit development and plasticity from an interdisciplinary p...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
2.0 ECTS
€375.00
Advanced Master level

Regenerative Medicine

Learn how regenerative medicine (RM) may hold the potential to bring (human and animal) therapies from the lab into the clinic. The convergence of science, technology and medicine in Utrecht are highl...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€750.00
Master level

Fundamentals of Global Health

This summer course introduces the principles and scope of global health and health-related strategies important for an understanding of health and disease in a global context. Topics discussed in this...

06 July 2020 - 10 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €750.00
Student fee: €500.00
Master level

Diagnostic Avian and Exotic Animals Pathology

In this course the student is trained to perform post-mortem diagnostics based on protocols, and to formulate, based on this diagnosis, the pathogenesis, the etiology and significance of the pathologi...

06 July 2020 - 14 August 2020
0.0 ECTS
€1000.00
Post-academic level

Prep Course Master's Farm Animal and Veterinary Public Health

Do you want to become a veterinary expert in the livestock sector? Are you interested in advancing animal health and animal welfare in relation to public health and the environment? Then sign up ...

06 July 2020 - 31 July 2020
6.0 ECTS
€1500.00
Bachelor level

Translational Medicine: Doing the Right Research Right

This EUREKA - UMCU Summer School tackles the intrinsic difficulties of effective translational medicine in rare and orphan diseases and is meant for early stage researchers with an inte...

12 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€700.00
Advanced Master level

Organoid Technology and Applications

Note: this course is fully booked. You can still apply but will be placed on a waiting list.

This course will allow you to learn basic and advanced culturing techniques of organoid stem cell cultur...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €1500.00
Student fee: €750.00
Master level

Reproductive & Maternal Health: A Global Perspective

This summer course will provide a comprehensive overview about women’s reproductive and maternal health around the world. Topics discussed in this course represent critical health challenges and...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €750.00
Student fee: €500.00
Master level

Advanced In Vitro Models

Learn about how Advanced In Vitro Models (AIM) hold the potential to reduce animal experimentation by scientific breakthroughs. The convergence of science, technology, legislation and extrapolation mo...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€750.00
Master level

Pharmaceutical Policy Analysis

This course will give students insight into current developments in pharmaceutical policy making and a better understanding of the methods available for analysing the effects of policy interventi...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€975.00
Advanced Master level

3D Printing and Biofabrication

Additive manufacturing (3D printing) uses a layer-by-layer principle for manufacturing. This one-week course will provide insight in the opportunities of additive manufacturing technologies and 3D (bi...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€1000.00
Advanced Master level

Paediatric Sport and Exercise Medicine

Exercise is Medicine for healthy children as well as for children with chronic disease. This course will give a thorough introduction in paediatric sport and exercise medicine. Several experts in the ...

13 July 2020 - 17 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€595.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Global Surgery

The Global Surgery summer course provides a unique overview of the topic Global Surgery, with an emphasis on essential surgical care from a worldwide perspective. In one week time there will be b...

20 July 2020 - 24 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
€750.00
Advanced Master level

Child Health: A Global Perspective

The summer course will provide a comprehensive overview on perinatal and child health in a global perspective. A case-based learning system is used. This course is a collaboration between Global Child...

26 July 2020 - 31 July 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €750.00
Student fee: €500.00
Advanced Master level

Infectious Diseases in Children: The Basics and Beyond

An important part of morbidity and mortality among children is due to infectious diseases. During this summer course, participants will get a comprehensive overview of the prevention, diagnosis a...

03 August 2020 - 07 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
Regular fee: €600.00
Student fee: €350.00
Advanced Master level

Big Data in Health Research

This summer course is a joint activity from University Medical Center Utrecht (UMCU) and University College London (UCL). During this summer course, participants will learn the key character...

17 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
1.5 ECTS
€830.00
Master level

Future Food Studies: Exploring Sustainable Solutions

A global food revolution is urgently needed for a healthy, sustainable, and a fair food supply for the rapidly growing and urbanizing human population with increasing living standards, increasing life...

17 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€750.00
Master level

Infection Meets Immunity

This course illustrates the intricate balance between infection and immunity in the human and the animal host. You will meet our local experts, follow lectures at an advanced level, visit our state-of...

17 August 2020 - 28 August 2020
3.0 ECTS
€500.00
Advanced Master level

Global Health PhD & Postdoc Writing Retreat

Closed

The writing retreat course will offer participants the opportunity to work on their manuscript alone and together with course members, join workshops to improve their academic writing and communicatio...

23 March 2020 - 25 March 2020
0.9 ECTS
€395.00
Advanced Master level