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Date(s) - 23/10/2017 - 26/10/2017
8:30 am - 6:00 pm


Location: Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Hansine Hansens veg 1, Tromsø, Norway

An international PhD course (3 ECTS) offered by IBA at the University of Tromsø, organized together with the Department of Medical Biology and the Department of Pharmacy, held at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Campus Tromsø, October 23 – October 26, 2017

The course will provide detailed insight and knowledge of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria. The objectives will include understanding of principles regarding antibiotic resistance, methods for detection of resistance, clinical breakpoints, resistance epidemiology, mechanisms for resistance development/evolution and spread, drivers behind development of antimicrobial resistance, clinically important resistance mechanisms in bacteria, molecular methods for typing of resistance bacterial clones and concepts in drug discovery.

Detailed Course Description (including Learning Outcomes): Download here.

Schedule: Download a detailed schedule here.

When and Where: Monday 23.10. 2017 from 12.00 to Thursday 26.10.2017 13.00 at the Faculty of Health Sciences, UiT, The Arctic University of Norway. The course will be held every second year starting in 2017.

Application Deadline: JUNE 1st for external students; SEPT 1st for UiT students.

Apply here:
PhD candidates from the University of Tromsø should apply for classes and register for examinations through
PhD candidates who have been admitted to another higher education institution must use Søknadsweb – the second blue button.

More information available on the course website here.