Start Date: 10/06/2017
End Date: 13/06/2017
Venue: Antwerp, Belgium
Prof Bill Newman, Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine; Prof Bart Loeys, Clinical Genetics, University of Antwerp; Prof Johan Saenen, Cardiology, University of Antwerp)
ESHG Cardiac Genetics Course 2017
We would like to inform you about the second cardiogenetics training course supported by the European Society of Human Genetics. This first course was held in Manchester last year and this year due to demand we are organizing the course again, this time in Antwerp, Belgium (course organizers: Prof Bill Newman, Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine; Prof Bart Loeys, Clinical Genetics, University of Antwerp; Prof Johan Saenen, Cardiology, University of Antwerp) from Saturday June 10th to Tuesday June 13nd 2017.
The course is mainly intended for young trainees in genetics and cardiology and consists of lectures, interactive and case-based teaching covering clinical and molecular aspects of cardiogenetic disorders.
For the course program, all practical information and to register for the course please go the training course website: http://ngs.uantwerpen.be/cargen2017/
Registration fee includes course materials, all meals and transport between hotel and course venue. Accommodation needs to be booked separately but economical options are offered through the course website.
Ten ESHG scholarships (covering registration and accommodation) are available for young cardiologists/ clinical geneticists in training from European Countries. Preference will be given to students from countries which are disadvantaged economically. To apply for a scholarship please send after registration a motivation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for course registration will be when all places are taken.
Looking forward seeing you in Antwerp.