Master’s Programme Biomedical Sciences
In the heart of Western Europe Titel presentatie of onderwerp Subtitel (of naam of datum)
Situated in the Netherlands Titel presentatie of onderwerp Subtitel (of naam of datum)
In the centre of Nijmegen Titel presentatie of onderwerp Subtitel (of naam of datum)
Faculty of Theology Faculty of Religious Studies Faculty of Philosophy Faculty of Arts Faculty of Social Sciences Nijmegen...
Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Two-year international MSc </li></ul><ul><li>Aim of the programme: An excellent preparation fo...
Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Six major subject areas   </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Human pathobiology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>...
Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Tracks (optional): </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Infectious diseases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Human ...
Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Personal guidance by subject area tutor </li></ul><ul><li>Choose one or more minor subjects </...
* Minor subject at least 22 EC Research profile Two majors  or major and track  Major internship Electives Minor internshi...
Human pathobiology <ul><li>Courses </li></ul><ul><li>Cause and effect in tissue damage </li></ul><ul><li>Repair and regene...
Toxicology <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Chemical mutagenesis and carcinogenesis </li></ul><ul><li>Occupati...
Clinical human movement sciences <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Introduction to clinical human movement scie...
Occupational and environmental health <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Health surveillance  </li></ul><ul><li>...
Epidemiology <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Risk assesment </li></ul><ul><li>Genetic epidemiology </li></ul>...
Health technology assessment <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Cost-effectiveness of health care </li></ul><ul>...
<ul><ul><li>Track: Infectious diseases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In combination with a major in Health technology assessm...
<ul><ul><li>Two-year programme for majors in Occupational and environmental health or Toxicology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><l...
Course programme General courses 4 week modules, 5.5 EC 2 Internships Research profile Major intership (MSc Thesis): 32 we...
Course programme Electives <ul><li>Animal testing and 'in vitro' alternatives / Radiation safety </li></ul><ul><li>Drug re...
Career perspectives What biomedical scientists become <ul><li>Pathobiologists </li></ul><ul><li>Toxicologists </li></ul><u...
‘ again the highest scores for biomedical sciences’ Why should I choose Nijmegen? <ul><li>Ambition to do research or to ap...
<ul><li>Radboud University Nijmegen is a student-oriented research university.  </li></ul><ul><li>Established in 1923 and ...
General information <ul><li>BSc degree in Biomedical Sciences or related discipline in life sciences; </li></ul><ul><li>re...
<ul><li>Scholarships for foreign students, see: </li></ul><ul><li>www.nuffic.nl </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ru.nl/master/...
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Master of Biomedical Science RUNMC - Prof. Frans Cremers / FMDU July 2010

  1. 1. Master’s Programme Biomedical Sciences
  2. 2. In the heart of Western Europe Titel presentatie of onderwerp Subtitel (of naam of datum)
  3. 3. Situated in the Netherlands Titel presentatie of onderwerp Subtitel (of naam of datum)
  4. 4. In the centre of Nijmegen Titel presentatie of onderwerp Subtitel (of naam of datum)
  5. 5. Faculty of Theology Faculty of Religious Studies Faculty of Philosophy Faculty of Arts Faculty of Social Sciences Nijmegen School of Management Faculty of Medical Sciences Faculty of Science Faculty of Law
  6. 6. Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Two-year international MSc </li></ul><ul><li>Aim of the programme: An excellent preparation for anyone contemplating a career dedicated to improving human health by doing biomedical research or apply research in practice. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Six major subject areas </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Human pathobiology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Toxicology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Clinical human movement sciences </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Occupational and environmental health </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Epidemiology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Health technology assessment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>* Unique opportunity to combine two majors </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Tracks (optional): </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Infectious diseases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Human and Environmental Risk Assessment (HERA) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>* Tracks can be chosen in combination with a major </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Biomedical Sciences <ul><li>Personal guidance by subject area tutor </li></ul><ul><li>Choose one or more minor subjects </li></ul><ul><li>D evelopment of reporting skills </li></ul>
  10. 10. * Minor subject at least 22 EC Research profile Two majors or major and track Major internship Electives Minor internship* Modules Major 48 EC 17 EC 27.5 – 38.5 EC Free electives 11 EC 16.5 – 27.5 EC 2 Research internships Electives Modules Major / Tracks 76 EC 0 - 11 EC 33 – 44 EC Programme design
  11. 11. Human pathobiology <ul><li>Courses </li></ul><ul><li>Cause and effect in tissue damage </li></ul><ul><li>Repair and regeneration of tissues and organs </li></ul><ul><li>Cellular communication in health and disease </li></ul>Links with research at Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life Sciences (NCMLS)
  12. 12. Toxicology <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Chemical mutagenesis and carcinogenesis </li></ul><ul><li>Occupational toxicology </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical toxicology </li></ul>Links with research at Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life Sciences (NCMLS)
  13. 13. Clinical human movement sciences <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Introduction to clinical human movement sciences </li></ul><ul><li>Design and analysis of small scale experiments </li></ul><ul><li>Tissue: Biomechanics and engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical exercise physiology </li></ul><ul><li>Neural control of movement and posture </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical rehabilitation sciences </li></ul>Links with research at Nijmegen Centre for Neuroscience and Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice (NCEBP)
  14. 14. Occupational and environmental health <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Health surveillance </li></ul><ul><li>Risk assessment </li></ul><ul><li>Occupational toxicology </li></ul><ul><li>Accidents and disasters involving hazardous substances </li></ul><ul><li>Ergonomics and consultancy </li></ul>Links with research at Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice (NCEBP)
  15. 15. Epidemiology <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Risk assesment </li></ul><ul><li>Genetic epidemiology </li></ul><ul><li>Infectious disease epidemiology </li></ul><ul><li>Multivariable statistical methods </li></ul>Links with research at Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice (NCEBP)
  16. 16. Health technology assessment <ul><li>Courses and Topics </li></ul><ul><li>Cost-effectiveness of health care </li></ul><ul><li>Policy research </li></ul><ul><li>Outcome assessment </li></ul><ul><li>Evidence from secondary research </li></ul>Links with research at Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice (NCEBP)
  17. 17. <ul><ul><li>Track: Infectious diseases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In combination with a major in Health technology assessment, Epidemiology or Human pathobiology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Links with research at the Nijmegen Centre for Evidence-Based Practice (NCEBP), Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life Sciences (NCMLS) and Nijmegen Institute for Infection Inflammation and Immunity ( N4i) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Courses in immunology, pediatric/severe/neglected infectious diseases, public health in international perspective, epidemiology, modeling, and economic aspects </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Global orientation of courses in line with dynamics of infectious diseases </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><ul><li>Two-year programme for majors in Occupational and environmental health or Toxicology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jointly offered by Faculty of Medical Sciences and Faculty of Sciences </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Human and Environmental Risk Assessment (HERA) </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Course programme General courses 4 week modules, 5.5 EC 2 Internships Research profile Major intership (MSc Thesis): 32 weeks Minor Internship, > 12 weeks
  20. 20. Course programme Electives <ul><li>Animal testing and 'in vitro' alternatives / Radiation safety </li></ul><ul><li>Drug research according to Good Clinical Practice </li></ul><ul><li>Design and analysis of small scale experiments </li></ul><ul><li>Research and development of drugs </li></ul><ul><li>Communication of biomedical information </li></ul><ul><li>Policy analysis and management </li></ul><ul><li>Health monitoring </li></ul><ul><li>Implementation of biomedical evidence </li></ul><ul><li>Qualitative research </li></ul>
  21. 21. Career perspectives What biomedical scientists become <ul><li>Pathobiologists </li></ul><ul><li>Toxicologists </li></ul><ul><li>Epidemiologists </li></ul><ul><li>Researchers at universities and companies </li></ul><ul><li>Supervisors of clinical trials </li></ul><ul><li>Consultants </li></ul><ul><li>Lecturers </li></ul><ul><li>Policy coordinators </li></ul>EC
  22. 22. ‘ again the highest scores for biomedical sciences’ Why should I choose Nijmegen? <ul><li>Ambition to do research or to apply biomedical research in practice </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent preparation for a career dedicated to improving human health </li></ul><ul><li>70 graduates each year with good career perspectives </li></ul><ul><li>Programme is ranked best among Dutch universities (accredited by NVAO) </li></ul><ul><li>Unique form of guidance by subject area tutors </li></ul><ul><li>The ambiance of the city of Nijmegen and its breathtaking environment </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>Radboud University Nijmegen is a student-oriented research university. </li></ul><ul><li>Established in 1923 and situated in the oldest city of The Netherlands </li></ul><ul><li>Its teaching is geared to students as actively participating members of the academic community. </li></ul><ul><li>Personal style of teaching - offering plenty of opportunity to work closely with instructors and fellow students in small seminars - ensures that the university does not become a mere 'degree factory'. </li></ul>
  24. 24. General information <ul><li>BSc degree in Biomedical Sciences or related discipline in life sciences; </li></ul><ul><li>requirement: statistics and research methodologies </li></ul><ul><li>Strong motivation to succeed </li></ul><ul><li>Fluent command of the English language (TOEFL >600 or IELTS >6.5) </li></ul>Admission requirements <ul><li>Applications should be made by November 1 st 2010 (if you have no private funding) </li></ul><ul><li>February 1 st 2011 (if you have private funding) </li></ul><ul><li>For further details see brochure or www.ru.nl/master/bms </li></ul>How to enrol <ul><li>Students from EU countries ( 2010/2011 €1,620) </li></ul><ul><li>Outside the EU €8,160 per year + one-off handling charge of €75 </li></ul>Costs Start of the programme: 1 September 2011
  25. 25. <ul><li>Scholarships for foreign students, see: </li></ul><ul><li>www.nuffic.nl </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ru.nl/master/ncmls-mmd/admission_amp/scholarships/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.grantfinder.nl/; e.g.: </li></ul><ul><li>Stuned: http://www.nesoindonesia.or.id/indonesian-students/information-in-english/scholarships/stuned </li></ul><ul><li>Huygens Scholarship Programme (HSP): www.nuffic.nl/hsp </li></ul><ul><li>Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP) </li></ul><ul><li>International Fellowship Programme Ford foundation: http://www.fordifp.net/ </li></ul><ul><li>Radboud Scholarship Programme (tuition fee compensation; € 6,500) </li></ul><ul><li>St Radboud Studyfund: 3 yearly scholarships for non-EU students </li></ul>Scholarships
  26. 26. Biomedical Sciences Radboud University Nijmegen

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