To be announced
Program Description, Eligibility and Review Criteria
The Summer School in Medical Biosciences Research & Management is an educational activity that the WHBA has established on an annual basis. The aim of this activity is to provide knowledge given by top-notch experts on the most advanced medical and biosciences research areas to two groups of participants:
In addition, the Summer School aims to familiarize the students with “actual life” situations that scientists from Academia or the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industry deal with on daily basis.
Research broadly related to Cancer, Immunology, Cardiovascular Science, Neuroscience, Novel Technologies (Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Advanced Imaging), clinical, basic science, bioengineering or biotechnology, and public health problems.
At the time of participation in the Summer School, the student applicant may hold a BSc, MD, MSc or PhD degree (for applicants that are in their final year of undergraduate or graduate studies).
Average grade in the transcript for undergraduate and MSc students must be at least 70% of the highest possible grade (or B+). For PhD students, a MSc degree of at least 70% of the highest possible grade (or B+) and successful passing of the PhD qualifying exams are required.
* Former WHBA Summer School participants are not eligible for application.
40 applicants (undergraduate and graduate level, postdoctoral researchers and physicians in training) will be selected based on their academic record.
All accepted participants will have the following expenses covered:
Required application documents
Application Review Criteria
To judge the merit of the application, reviewers will comment on the following criteria.
For any questions that the applicants may have they should refer to the WHBA executive board.
The applications will be forwarded to the evaluation committee within the next weeks and the applicants will be notified of the results.
Submissions of applications has been completed.
(Deadline was January 17th, 2023
23:59, EST time zone)
Description & Eligible applicants
Program - TBA
Instructors - TBA
WHBA Summer School Alumni
Class of 2012
Class of 2013
Class of 2014
Class of 2015
Class of 2016
Class of 2017
Class of 2018
Class of 2019
Class of 2020