2017 Executive Committee elections: Call for nominations

Dear colleagues,

There will be several EC vacancies following the 2017 General Assembly in May this year.

The privilege to be nominated to EC member is limited to current Members of ORPHEUS.

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March 27th and 28th 2015, Timisoara, Romanian Workshop

March 27 and 28, ORPEHUS workshop was held in Timisoara under the title „Integration of Romanian Doctoral Schools in European Networks”

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Call for applications

Dear Colleagues

The Medical University of Graz offers 12 PhD positions starting from October 2017! Please find further information here: http://www.medunigraz.at/phd-medizin/application/. (Link to the flyer)

Best regards,

ORPHEUS team.

7th November 2014, LERU Open Seminar, Innovative Doctoral Training: From Principles to Practice, Brussels

The one-day programme included 

  • Presentation of the LERU paper 'Good elements in doctoral training' 
  • Doctoral education in the European Research Area
  • Opportunities and challenges for doctoral researchers from research-developing regions 
  • Creating a university ecosystem that fosters innovation in doctoral education: trends and challenges

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Welcome new members

We are delighted to welcome new members who have joined ORPHEUS in 2016:

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17th July 2014, ORPHEUS workshop; ORPHEUS PhD Standards: bridging PhD programs to promote global collaboration

International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (IUPHAR )2014 workshop, Cape Town, South Africa

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ORPHEUS workshop at 7th European Congress of Pharmacology, 29th June 2016, Istanbul, Turkey

We are delighted to announce that ORPHEUS joined the 7th European Congress of Pharmacology for organizing the workshop: “Best practices for doctoral training in research excellence and responsibility”

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26th-27th June 2014. Kick-off meeting for Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN), SmArter, Berlin

26th-27th June 2014, Kick-off meeting for Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN),  SmArter. Berlin.

Lecture "Go for it! Why a PhD should be the path to success", Michael Mulvany.

Professional Training in the field of Translational Medicine for Early Career Researchers, provided by C-COMEND

We are pleased to announce the Professional Training in the field of Translational Medicine for Early Career Researchers, provided by C-COMEND.

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Experimental Biology 2016, San Diego, USA. April 2nd-6th

US ORPHEUS ambassador Joey Barnett arranged a workshop entitled ‘ORPHEUS – DEVELOPING BEST PRACTICES FOR GRADUATE ED IN EUROPE’ during which he and ORPHEUS President Bob Harris gave lectures about graduate training programmes in the US and Europe, respectively. 

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December 12th-13th, 2014 ORPHEUS Executive Committee Meeting, Prague

December 12-13, 2014 ORPHEUS Executive Committee Meeting, Prague

ORPHEUS Executive Committee meeting was held December 12-13, 2014 in Prague, in the building of the Charles University.

Participants include 13 members of EC, Chairman of the Labelling Board and Dean of the Belgrade Medical School.

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Gothenburg EUA workshop and focus group discussion 19th of March 2015 on teaching research ethics in doctoral education

 

Gothenburg EUA workshop and focus group discussion 19th of March 2015 on teaching research ethics in doctoral education

Ana Borovečki

 

On the 19th of March 2015 EUA decided to hold workshop and focus group discussion on teaching research ethics in doctoral education at University of Gothenburg in Sweden.

Swedish lecturers were Professor Claudia Falke from Gothenburg University , Professor Steffan Eden, member of Central Board of Ethics in Stockholm and Thomas Jurgenson from EUA.

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5th-7th June, 4th European MD/PhD Conference 2015, Groningen

4th European MD/PhD Conference 2015, will be held in Groningen from 5 to 7 June.
This is a conference for all European PhD candidates who are doing their PhD before, during or shortly after their MD.

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