International Atherosclerosis Research School – applications opened

iARS 2016: application opened!

International Atherosclerosis Research School

Hamburg, Germany, from August 21st to 27th, 2016

Embedded in a well-balanced scientific programme, the iARS each year offers about 20 outstanding and highly motivated MD and PhD students as well as early-stage post-docs from all European countries the chance to work and discuss up close and personal with international renowned experts on basics and latest developments in athersoclerosis research. Participants are offered opportunities to locate themselves in the field and take home new perspectives and stimuli for their own projects. The iARS promotes an intensive dialogue between participants and teachers and supports the establishment of new networks for future collaborations. Applicants should have finished at least the first year of their laboratory training (MD or PhD).

The iARS will be held in Hamburg, Germany, from August 21st to 27th, 2016.
Among the topics will be: CVD and Atherosclerosis, Risk Factors and Assessment, Inflammation, HDL, Brown Adipose Tissue, Genetics, Lipid Metabolism, T2D and Metabolic Syndrome, Good Scientific Practice, and Presentation Skills. The participation fee is 150 Euros, including accommodation and food.

The application deadline is May 23rd, 2016.
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