ESC Workshops

Workshops for Early Career Scientists

  • Registrations for the workshop will open end of March 2019.
  • Registered Students will receive a link to sign up for their program of choice.
  • Program is included in the registration fee.

Mass spectometry imaging
Date and Time: TBC
Host: Dr. Benjamin Balluff (Maastricht, NL)
Number of Participants: 40
Location: Maastricht University, Randwijck campus

Introduction in Mass Spectrometry imaging. See what this revolutionary technique can mean for your projects in a lecture and tour around the facility.

Virtual patient (CircAdept)
Date and Time: 16 April 12:30-13:30
Host: Dr. Koen Reesink (Maastricht, NL)
Number of Participants: 100
Location: Maastricht University, Randwijck campus

Virtual Patient for (cardio)vascular physiology training (bring your own laptop!)

Maximize impact from your research
Date and Time: 15 April 10:00-12:00
Host: Dr. Henri Theunissen (Maastricht, NL)
Number of Participants: 40
Location: Maastricht University, Randwijck campus

Increase your awareness and skills for the growing importance of knowledge utilisation in your science and grants through a workshop with a lecture, real life examples and cases.

Meet the editor
Date and Time: 17april 7:45 or 12:45
Host: Prof. Tom Guzik (CVR, Glasgow, UK)
Number of Participants: 40
Location: Maastricht University, Randwijck campus

Talk to the editor of cardiovascular research Prof. Tom Guzik (Glasgow University, UK) and learn how to sell your scientific story.

Press communication
Date and Time: 15 April, 09:30-11:30
Host: Mr. Nieky van Steenkiste (Maastricht, NL)
Number of Participants: 15
Location: Maastricht University, Randwijck campus

Learn how to communicate to the press and lay audience in this interactive lecture with real-life examples.

Non-invasive imaging
Date and Time: 15 April 09:00-12:00
Host: Prof. Eline Kooi (Maastricht, NL)
Number of Participants: 40
Location: Maastricht University, Randwijck campus

See Europe’s first PET-MRI at work, and become initiated in the principles and possibilities of non-invasive imaging modalities.

Meet the professors – Tuesday
Date and Time: 16 April 07:45-08:30/ 17 April 07:45-08:30

Hosts:

  • Prof. Andrew Baker (Edinburgh University, UK)
  • Prof. Jaap van Buul (Sanquin, Amsterdam, NL)
  • Prof. Yvonne Alexander (Manchester University, UK)

Number of Participants: 10 each
Location: MECC (Conference Venue)

Meet the expert of your choice and discuss biology and your career.

Meeting Andrew Baker
Non-coding RNA, vascular pathology, clinical trial virus; ERC advanced grant, papers: Cell, Circulation, JACC

Meeting Japp van Buul
President of Dutch Endothelial biology society, Endothelial biology, leukocyte diapedesis, Rho GTPases, papers; nature comm, JACC, Nature, Cell repo, J Immunol

Meeting Yvonne Alexander
President of The European Vascular Biology Organisation; Vascular Biology; Cell signalling & Differentiation; Regenerative Medicine; Cardiovascular Precision Medicine; Past-Chair of the British Society for Cardiovascular Research

Meet the professors – Wednesday
Date and Time: 17 April 07:45-08:30

Hosts:

  • Prof. Mariona Graupera (IBIDELL, Barcelona, Spain)
  • Prof. Raphael Kramann (RWTH Aachen, Germany)
  • 3rd Host TBC

Number of Participants: 10 each
Location: MECC (Conference Venue)

Meet the expert of your choice and discuss biology and your career.

Meeting Mariona Graupera
PI3K signaling; Angiogenesis; Vascular malformations; Tumor angiogenesis; papers: Nature, Nat Com, Sc Transl med; J Exp Med, BMC cancer

Meeting Raphael Kramann
Mesenchymal cells, Organ fibrosis; basic science; ERC starting grant; papers: Cell Stem cell, JCI