National Course in Molecular and Marine Virology

The aim of this 1 ECTS course is to provide a broad and in-depth knowledge of different areas of virology. Senior Swedish and international researchers will give lectures spanning a wide array of fields, such as marine virology, pathogenesis, evolution, emerging viruses and new antiviral therapies. The course will also include poster sessions where participants can communicate their research, time for group discussions and networking activities. The course is sponsored by NDPIA.

Link to preliminary schedule

A buss transport will be organised from Gothenburg to Smögen on Monday 21st, more information follow shortly after the registration deadline.

Registered PhD students and postdocs working in virology are welcome to apply. In case of many applicants PhD students will have priority.

Registration fees                                 Single room                         Shared double room
NDPIA members                                  2700 SEK                             1500 SEK
Non-NDPIA members                       5700 SEK                             4500 SEK

Link to registration

Extended registration dead-line 25 June, 2017

Link to additional information about the course

For more information: Johan Nordgren,

In connection to the course, the Smögen Symposium on Virology will be held, 24-26 August, 2017. Information about the symposium is posted at and NDPIA participants can apply for co-funding of travel and accommodation costs for participating in the symposium via

NDPIA participants who have registered to the virology course via the link above can apply for co-funding of travel costs by filling out the form below by June 25, 2017 at the latest. NDPIA accommodation is already subsidised via reduced registration fee for NDPIA participants and therefore no co-funding for accommodation costs will be considered. Similarly, no co-funding is considered for the course fee.


Bookings are closed for this event.