3rd DSDnet Training School 2017

The DSDnet Training School 2017 is under the topic: “Promoting Research in DSD"

The Training School will take place from Thursday 28 September to Saturday 30 September at the “Novotel Budapest Danube” in Budapest, Hungary as a postgraduate level course.

Trainers invited to give lectures at the Training School will be well-recognized experts from highly regarded institutions and universities and will come from a broad background of basic and clinical science. We will provide plenary sessions, presentations by the trainees, discussions and breakout sessions in smaller groups for active participation and learning. A social is under preparation. As one activity of our COST Action, this Training School aims to maximize the exchange of ideas and knowledge between participants and to strengthen network building with new collaborations between all countries involved.

Professionals from COST Countries* in their early stages** of career, from a medical or a scientific background are invited to apply for the Training School. The applications will be assessed by the Programme Organizing Committee and 30 chosen Trainees will be invited to participate. A balanced representation of the various disciplines, gender and countries is aimed.

Call for Application is closed.

Thank you very much for your applications. The successful applicants have been notified.


* Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Montenegro, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and as cooperating state Israel

** Early Career Investigator (ECI) is a researcher within a time span of up to 8 years from the date they obtained their PhD/doctorate (full-time equivalent)