11th ORPHEUS Conference
Lost in translation? From medical studies to clinical research
March 10 th – 12 th, 2016 in Cologne, Germany
Feb. 15th, 2016: Deadline for the submission of poster abstract
Dear Colleagues – Dear Students – Dear Friends
It is a great pleasure to invite you to the 11th ORPHEUS Conference “Lost in translation? From medical studies to clinical research” taking place from March 10th – 12th 2016 on the Medical Campus at the University of Cologne, Germany.
The aim of the conference is to discuss the complete career path in biomedicine and health sciences beginning with undergraduate level, followed by the doctoral period and the subsequent transition phase. Special emphasis will be given to the impact of innovative doctoral educational programs and the training of physician scientists. International experts will present innovative strategies and concepts about:
· Research training for medical and natural science students in biomedical research
· Perspectives for physician scientists of the 21st Century
· Graduate programs for clinicians in biomedicine and health science
· Impact on innovations within doctoral education
The ORPHEUS Conference is organized under the patronage of the Organization for PhD Education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences of the European System (ORPHEUS – http://www.orpheus-med.org/) by the Faculty of Medicine and the Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC) at the University of Cologne.
We are looking forward to welcoming you at the 11th ORPHEUS Conference in Cologne.
Dean for Scientific Affairs, Medical Faculty of Cologne, University of Cologne
ORPHEUS President – Director of Doctoral Education Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
ORPHEUS EC Member – Scientific Coordinator/Managing Director, Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC)
Local Cologne ORPHEUS Conference Committee
Mats Paulsson • Debora Grosskopf-Kroiher • Vera Bergmeier • Tim Hucho • Sören Moritz • Kashish Manchanda • Daniela Mutschler • Catherin Niemann • Herbert Pfister • Christoph Stosch • Thomas Benzing
ORPHEUS Executive Committee
Robert Harris • Miroslav Cervinka • Gul Guner-Akdogan • Ana Borovečki • Roland Jonsson • André Nieoullon • Konstantin Gurevich • Debora Grosskopf-Kroiher • Simona Dragon • Stephanie Clarke • Chris Van Schravendijk • Vladimir Bumbasirevic • Zdravko Lackovic • Vesna Coric • Kashish Manchanda