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Extended Deadline October 1st – IBA COURSE : ONE HEALTH APPROACH TO BACTERIAL ZOONOSES OF PUBLIC HEALTH INTEREST

Illustrasjonsfoto: Colourbox.no

IBA is offering a course in “One health approach to bacterial zoonoses of public health interest” on 21-23 October 2019, at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, NMBU – Campus Adamstuen in Oslo. The course will feature lectures on the most common bacterial zoonoses in Norway and state-of-the-art methods used in surveillance and research. There will also be opportunity to present your research in poster format as well as networking through dinners and activities in the evening

Registration closed.

IBA will cover the course expenses as well as travel and accommodation for members that are PhD students, medical “forskerlinje” students and postdocs (please review our funding guidelines here). For other members we cover the course fee only.

For more details including the program see the course page.

IBA MEETING IN OSLO

We repeated last years successful event for the Oslo node of IBA in beautiful surroundings in the Oslo fjord! We braved the changing weather conditions and had fun getting to know each other through great conversations and discussions planning future collaborations while enjoying great food!

Future meetings with equal success are greatly anticipated!

Upcoming EMBL course in Super-Resolution Microscopy

This is a reminder to all members that IBA will fund attendance at courses organised by EMBL.

For instance, one upcoming course organised by EMBL is a six day advanced course on fluorescence super-resolution microscopy that will cover both theory and practical application of current super-resolution microscopy techniques to biological questions.

The course will take place in Heidelberg, Germany from July 8th to 13th 2019 and the deadline for applying is April 25th!

Please visit the EMBL course site for more information on the course and for the link to apply.

Also, please have a look at EMBLs website for an overview of other available courses. Perhaps there is something that fits perfectly with your research!

New upcoming course: Creating Scientific Illustrations 2

Due to the massive interest we had for this course when it was first posted, we are setting up a second course with Pina Kingman!

So, do you want to use illustrations as an effective communication tool? Learn the essentials of graphic design and visual communication theory, drawing by hand and drawing digitally during this one week course with Pina Kingman. To join the course 18-22 March 2019 in Oslo, apply within 10 February 2019. More information on the course you can find on our course list or here

Time and place: March 18, 2019 11:00 AM – March 22, 2019 1:00 PM“Bikuben” in Kristine Bonnevies Hus, Blindernvn 31 (entry from Moltke Moes vei), University of Oslo

New upcoming course: Creating Scientific Illustrations

Do you want to use illustrations as an effective communication tool? Learn the essentials of graphic design and visual communication theory, drawing by hand and drawing digitally during this one week course with Pina Kingman. To join the course 11-15 February 2019 in Bergen, apply within 16 December 2018. More information on the course you can find on our course list or here

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2019 11:00 AM – Feb. 15, 2019 1:00 PM, University of Bergen

Annual IBA meeting in Tromsø!

 

 

We would like to thank all the speakers and participants for contributing to a great annual IBA meeting in Tromsø! The scientific presentations were inspiring, the weather was perfect, and the food at Ishavshotel was delicious. We hope that you were able to get to know each other, mingle around and establish a long-lasting collaborations with fellow scientists. After all, this is what IBA is all about!