This 1.5 ECTS course at Karolinska Institutet/Department of Medicine will give an overview of the major global infections malaria, tuberculosis (TB) and HIV/AIDS. The pathogenic mechanisms of infection and disease will be dissected with focus on the development of new and improved tools for control. Specific thematic days for each infection will provide an in-depth knowledge and understanding for research questions related to clinical management including diagnosis, therapy and drug resistance and the development of vaccines. Lecturers will include invited international and clinical experts addressing real-life experiences.
Application deadline: 16 May, 2016
Doctoral students in KI collaboration programmes such as the National Doctoral Programme in Infections and Antibiotics are considered equal to KI doctoral students when selecting participants if the activities are oversubscribed.
Additional information about eligibility.
When you have been admitted to the course you can apply for NDPIA co-funding of travel and accommodation costs below.
Bookings are closed for this event.