NEWS

El BAC 2017 -el Congreso Anual de Biotecnología más importante de España- se desarrollará en León del 12 al 14 de julio de este año. Está organizado por la Federación Española de Biotecnólogos y la Asociación de Biotecnólogos de León.

Más de 350 asistentes de forma anual acuden a este evento de referencia, que este año contará con:

· Conferencias Plenarias: Dr. Harald zur Hausen, Premio Nobel de Medicina, Dra. Jill Ferrant y Dra. Magwa Meguid, Premios L'Oréal for Women in Science, entre otros

The call for scholarships to promote internationalisation in studies for Master's Degrees at the UAM in 2017-2018 has been published already. The deadline to apply ends on the 15th of May 2017. More information at the UAM's website.

 

La Escuela de Doctorado de la Universidad Autónoma de Madrid convoca el I Concurso “Tesis en 3 minutos” con la finalidad de plantear a sus doctorandos el reto de explicar su proyecto o trabajo de investigación durante una intervención limitada en el tiempo, a través de un lenguaje sencillo y de fácil comprensión. El objetivo es acercar a la sociedad la labor de los investigadores en formación y además inculcar en ellos el interés por la divulgación y la difusión de su actividad científica. Para ello se contará con la colaboración de la Unidad de Cultura Científica de la UAM.

The JAE Intro fellowships from the CSIC for Master students during the 2016-17 academic year have been published already. The deadline ends on the 8th of May 2017. More info at https://sede.csic.gob.es/intro2017 or http://www.csic.es/programa-jae

This Programme has signed a new agreement with the "Fundación Carolina" for a new scholarship to follow the Master in Molecular Biomedicine. The deadline to apply is the 6th of April 2017. All the information related to this (and other) scholarships/fellowships can be found at the "Scholarships" page under the "Master studies" upper menu.

Several worldwide rankings for the present (and previous) years have been recently published and, one more year, the UAM ranks in the top positions among them. in detail:

Next Tuesday 14th of March at 12:30 hours, an informative session for undergraduate students interested in studying one of our Masters during the next academic year 2017-18 will be held at the Conference hall located at the "Modulo 0" of the Faculty of Sciences (UAM). Some of the Coordinators of the Masters and the Programme will be there to answer all of your questions. This is a very good opportunity to clarify any doubts you may have about the syllabus of each Master, the admission procedure, requeriments etc. We expect to see you there!

The final dates to apply to one (or several) of the three Masters or the Doctorate of this Programme for the 2017-18 academic year have been already published. Here they are:

One of the sponsors of this Postgraduate Programme in Molecular Biosciences, the Ramon Areces Foundation, organizes a conference in Neurodegenerative diseases that will take place next 7th of February 2017. You can find more information on their website http://www.fundacionareces.es

Se abre el plazo para solicitar las "Becas Guia" para estudiantes de la Union Europea. La beca consiste en un curso de inglés de 4 semanas en San Diego (Estados Unidos), e incluye los vuelos, el alojamiento, la comida, el precio del curso y 500 € para gastos adicionales.