ICIN/KNAW Masterclass for PhD Students

Datum:
30 mei 2012 van 12:30 tot 17:30 uur
Locatie:
KNAW,Kloveniersburgwal 29, 1011 JV Amsterdam.
Contact:
Telefoon:
020 551 0747
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Masterclass met twee internationaal gerenommeerde sprekers: prof. dr. Peter Sleight (John Radcliffe Hospital) en prof. dr. Günter Breithardt (University of Münster)

Onder leiding van professor Sleight en professor Breithardt krijgen promovendi de unieke kans hun promotieonderzoek te presenteren en inhoudelijke feedback te ontvangen over het onderzoeksformat: doelstelling, methodiek, onderzoeksresultaten.

In het licht van het Akademie Colloquium ‘Neurocardiology: direct interaction between nervous, brain and heart’, dat de KNAW en ICIN gezamenlijk organiseren op 31 mei en 1 juni 2012, geven professor Sleight en professor Breithardt speciaal voor deze masterclass een presentatie, waarbij het thema neurocardiologie centraal staat.

  • Presentation by prof. dr. Günter Breithardt
    Topic 'The nervous system and arrhythmias’

    Biography: Professor Breithardt, MD was head of the Department of Cardiology and Angiology at the Hospital of the University of Münster, Germany, until early 2009 where he managed both patient care and research. Atrial fibrillation was the focus of his clinical responsibilities. Prof. Breithardt is a former president of the European Society of Cardiology and has also been the chairman of a nationwide research network on atrial fibrillation, the Atrial Fibrillation Competence Network (AFNET, Germany).
  • Presentation by prof. dr. Peter Sleight
    Topic ‘The effects of music on the heart’

    Biography: Professor Peter Sleight, MD has been a Professor and Consultant Physician/Cardiologist in Oxford since 1964. He retired from the British Heart Foundation sponsored Field-Marshal-Alexander chair of Cardiovascular Medicine in 1994, but continues to work at the John Radcliffe Hospital; Honorary Consultant. Professor Sleight is a former president of the World Hypertension League (1995-2000). He was Chair of the ISIS Trials Group Steering Committee and the related coronary prevention studies co-ordinated from the Clinical Trials Service Unit in Oxford.

Deelname

De masterclass (voertaal Engels) is bedoeld voor promovendi, bij voorkeur met interesse voor het thema neurocardiologie. Deelname is gratis, maar aanmelding is noodzakelijk.

Organisatie

ICIN-KNAW