The main goal of this unique Congress in Croatia and the region organized by all the Student Societies at the University of Split School of Medicine in Split, Croatia is to teach medical, dental medicine and pharmacy students through many workshops, lectures and other activities held by experienced international and domestic professors the most important practical knowledge they will need in their professional life.
Here you can find out more about the University of Split School of Medicine: http://www.mefst.unist.hr/en
Here you can find more information about the city of Split: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Split,_Croatia
The last edition (6th - 8th of April 2018) was a big success with around 500 participants from 8 European countries, 65 lectures and workshops, 71 professors and mentors and one Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Winner (prof. Erwin Neher).
Notable lecturers for the following Congress in April 2019 are prof. Sten Grillner (Kavli Prize in 2008, Karolinska Institute), prof. Leland Hartwell via video lecture (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2001), prof. Dragan Primorac (Global Ambassador of Penn State University), prof. John de Groot (Department of Neuro-Oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center), prof. Richard Zare (Wolf Prize in Chemistry in 2005, Stanford University), prof. Miroslav Radman (Faculté de Médecine - Necker, Université Paris V in Paris, France), prof. Fabrizio Benedetti (University of Turin), prof. Zvezdan Pirtošek (University of Ljubljana) and others.
Also, along with the educational program, we are organizing a poster/research session where students can present their research via PowerPoint presentation or poster. Furthermore, we offer networking events for students, quizzes, guided tours of the city of Split, Student Council/Organization meetings where we form collaborations and much more.
This is a great opportunity to enjoy the beautiful city of Split and its stunning surrounding area along with learning and networking with students from many different countries.
To stay tuned, please follow our web page (https://www.practicalknowledgeforstudents.com/) and Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/practicalknowledgeforstudents/) where you will get all the details of the Congress, dates of registration and much more.