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WINTER SCHOOL “Translational Medicine Explained (TMex) ” 1ST Announcement 28.03.2019

On behalf of the EATRIS C&S Office this is to announce that the registration for the next 5-day course on “Translational Medicine Explained (TMex) ” (TMex)” in November 2019 (Barcelona) is now open!

The TMex Winter School consists of an introductory e learning (~10 hours student investment time) followed by a 5-day face-to-face workshop. The course is intended for PhD students and early postdocs who are involved in biomedical research and want to learn more about Translational Medicine. The course is kindly supported by VHIR and LaCaxia Foundation.

Additional information can be found in the attached flyer as well as on Twitter, Linkedin and EATRIS website.


Interested in discovering the landscape of Translational Medicine?

Want to learn about the job profiles of scientists in Industry?

Then join the 2019 Winter school "Translational Medicine Explained (TMex)" which will be held in the beautiful Palau Macaya in Barcelona from November 11th – 15th. The fee of 450 Euro includes the 5 day course in Barcelona, catering during the course, one dinners and the e-learning. For more information see


or attached Tmex_Flyer_2019.pdf

Review of application documents will be on a first come, first serve basis.

Confirmed speakers
Bob Harris, Professor Immunotherapy, Karolinska
Keith Williams, Director, KW Drug Developments
Mike Hardman, independent (formerly AstraZeneca)
Toni Andreu and Anton Ussi, Directors EATRIS
Joaquin Sáez Peñataro, Clinical Pharmacologist and Spanish correspondent for ECRIN

Find out more 

Registration site: https://www.cognitoforms.com/EATRISERIC/TMexCourseInTranslationalMedicine

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlOcRYIcels

Try EATRIS_ERIC interactive roadmap of translational medicine


Approved PhD students/post-docs are eligible to apply for a small grant provided by the Research Infrastructure Cell technologies in biomedicine (INFRAACT) to cover travel and/or registration fees. Please send letter of acknowledgement from Winter School Organizer to Prof. Roumen Pankov at alliancecelltechnologies@abv.bg; subject: Winter school EATRIS_Tmex


On Behalf of EATRIS-Bulgaria Coordination office
Rossitza Konakchieva, Prof. , Dr Habil,

National Director, EATRIS-Bulgaria
Faculty of Biology, Sofia University
8, Dragan Tsankov Street, 1164 Sofia Bulgaria
Tel: ++359 2 8167 291; Fax: ++359 2 956 9079
E-mail: r.konakchieva@biofac.uni-sofia.bg