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EMBL Conference-Lifelong Learning in the Biomedical Sciences

Date: 05-Dec-2017 to 07-Dec-2017

Contact: Claudia Alen Amaro

Following the very successful first EMBL conference on Lifelong Learning in the Biomedical Sciences. The second EMBL conference will take place in Heidelberg 5-7 December 2017.


  • The changing political world order and its implications for science and scientists
  • Competence and professional development: How individual continuing professional development can be a passport to career success
  • Capacity building: building effective international teams and addressing skills gaps
  • Cultivating innovation through competency development: How continuing professional development encourages innovation and leads to successful outcomes

Who should attend?

  • Employers, consultants, individual scientists/professionals and students of all sectors involved in biomedical research and development
  • biomedical education and training providers
  • professional and scientific bodies, learned societies
  • research infrastructures
  • regulators and regulatory affairs professionals
  • funders and policy makers

Please see the full announcement from EMBL here and further information from 2016 event

Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Conference-Lifelong Learning in the Biomedical Sciences