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International Summer School 2024

Join us for the International Summer School 2024 One health approaches to study climate sensitive infectious diseases ! 🌿

📅 Date and Place: August 12 – 16, 2024 • PDPC/Erasmus Medical Centre; Rotterdam; The Netherlands 

Are you ready to dive into the world of infectious diseases in a changing climate? Our interdisciplinary summer school is tailored for early-career and mid-career scientists passionate about tackling complex health challenges through the lens of One Health principles.

🔍 Content of the Summer School: Explore the intersection of human, animal, and environmental health with a focus on infectious diseases in a climate change context. From zoonotic diseases to vector-borne illnesses, we’ll delve into the connections between health and our changing planet. Get ready for engaging lectures, hands-on workshops, field trips, and collaborative projects—all designed to deepen your understanding and expand your skills.

🎯 Target Audience: MSc. and PhD candidates, as well as postdoctoral scientists, from diverse backgrounds eager to apply One Health approaches in their research or work. With only 30 spots available, apply now to secure your seat!

🎤 Confirmed Speakers:

  • Prof. Dr. Marion Koopmans (Erasmus MC, NL)
  • Prof. Dr. Joacim Rocklov (Heidelberg University, GER)
  • Prof. Pier Siebesma (Delft University, NL)
  • Dr. Reina S. Sikkema (Erasmus MC, NL)
  • Dr. Marina Treskova (Heidelberg University, GER)
  • Dr. Maarten Schrama (Leiden University, NL)
  • Dr. Bas Oude Munnink (Erasmus MC, NL)
  • Dr. Lineke Begeman (Erasmus MC, NL)

⌨ Website with more information and the registration link: International Summer School 2024 – Convergence