Courses for PhD candidates

The Erasmus MC has 5 graduate schools that offer courses for PhD candidates.

  • Erasmus Postgraduate school Molecular Medicine (MolMed)
  • Cardiovascular Research School Erasmus University Rotterdam Graduate School (COEUR)
  • Neurosciences Amsterdam Rotterdam (ONWAR)
  • Medical Genetics Centre South-West Netherlands (MGC)
  • Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences (NIHES)

MolMed has a wide variety of courses which are open to all PhD candidates.

Link: https://www.molmed.nl/

COEUR, ONWAR, and MGC provide some courses mostly focused on the specializations from their graduate school.

COEUR: https://www6.erasmusmc.nl/coeur/education/911627/
ONWAR: https://www.onwar.nl/pages/courses/listofcourses.htm
MGC: http://www.medgencentre.com/MGC-courses/

NIHES provides a wide variety of courses, though not all are available for PhD candidates.

Link: https://www.nihes.com/education/courses/

The Medical Library also provides some courses:

Systematic literature search (Pubmed, Embase).
Putting together and keeping up publication lists.
Working with Endnote.

Link: https://www.erasmusmc.nl/nl-nl/onderwijs/medische-bibliotheek

Scientific Integrity course (obligatory for PhD-students)

Link: https://www.erasmusmc.nl/en/education/education-opportunities/wetenschappelijke-integriteit-cursus

eBROK (obligatory for PhD-students doing studies subjected to the WMO*)

Link: https://nfu-ebrok.nl/?lang=en (ENG)
https://nfu-ebrok.nl/?lang=nl (NL)

* Wet medisch-wetenschappelijk onderzoek met mensen / Law for medical-scientific research with humans