Specialist Courses Life Sciences and Medicine

Specialist courses (co-)organised by the Doctoral School of Life Sciences and Medicine

Course Title/ Subject

Academic year / Dates

Competencies as defined in the competency matrix for PhD students*

Expedition DO! (counts as specialist course + 1 transferable skills seminar Research & Valorization)

AY 2021-2022 (recurring)

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Informal leadership, Career development (PL)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Community engagement (PR)

Design and Analysis of clinical trials

dates TBA

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity, Project management (CT)

NB-Photonics – Multidisciplinary seminars

AY 2021-2022 (recurring)

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity, Project management (CT)

Research to Market AY 2021-2022 (recurring)

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Informal leadership, Career development (PL)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Community engagement (PR)

Cancer

February - May 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity, Project management (CT)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Conducting and Publishing a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis  

May-June 2022 (recurring)

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity, Project management (CT)

From PhD to SME 2022: a 1-year leadership programme developed by VOKA 

Feb 2022 until Dec 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Informal leadership, Career development (PL)

Communication, International & cross-cultural mindset (IS)

Community engagement (PR)

qPCR course  ONLINE

May 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Specialist course on Light and Fluorescence Microscopy

7-9 September 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Digital PCR based nucleic acid quantification

13-15 September 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Basic MRI Physics

21-22 September 2022

Specialised knowledge (EX), Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Applied flow cytometry

26 + 27 + 28  September 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

The Observable Movement Quality (OMQ) scale

13-14 December 2022

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX), Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity (CT)

Julia2925: learn a fast and intuitive programming language in two workdays

7-8 February 2023

Broad knowledge, Specialised knowledge (EX)

Advanced MRI data acquisition and management

8-9 February 2023

Specialised knowledge (EX)

Critical and analytical skills, Innovation & creativity, Project management (CT)

 *Every competency corresponds to a skill cluster: EX: Expertise; CT: Critical Thinking; PL: Professional Leadership; IS: Interpersonal Skills; PR: Professionalism

Selection of other courses

PhD students who want to include one of the courses listed below or any other course in their Doctoral Training Programme are required to submit an application for recognition.

Course Title/Subject Dates Organiser Registration

10th edition of Basic Veterinary Epidemiology Summer course

September 5 through 16, 2022 Veterinary Epidemiology Unit Organiser
Advanced Training in Veterinary Morphology 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code X000011
Advanced Clinical Training in Small Animal Medicine 2022-2023 Ghent University

OASIS course code X000162

Advanced Clinical Training in Small Animal Neurology and Neurosurgery 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code X000151
Advanced Clinical Training in Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code X000152
Advanced Clinical Training in Large Animal Soft Tissue Surgery 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code X000156
Advanced Clinical Training in Equine Internal Medicine 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code X000143
Advanced Clinical Training in Large Animal Orthopaedics 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code X000139
Handling missing data in statistical analyses in SPSS TBA Cel Biostatistiek - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Organiser
Intellectual Property and Valorization 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code I001967
Laboratory Animal Science I 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code D002122
Laboratory Animal Science II 2022-2023 Ghent University OASIS course code D000504
M3: Drawing conclusions from data: an introduction November 8, 15 and 29, December 6, 13 & 20, 2022, from 5.30 pm till 9.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser

M4 - Getting Started with Python for Data Scientists

December 5, 8, 12, 15 and 19, 2022, from 5.30 pm to 9.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M5 - Exploiting Sources of Variation in your Data: the ANOVA Approach

January 10, 17, 24 and 31, February 7, 2023, from 5.30 pm to 9.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M9 - Explaining and Predicting Outcomes with Linear Regression

March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2023 from 5.30 pm to 9.30 pm. IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M11 - Multilevel Analysis for Grouped and Longitudinal Data

Wednesday April 12, Thursday April 13 and Friday April 14, 2023 from 9 am till 4 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M12 - Machine Learning with Python

April 17 and 24, May 8, 15 and 22, June 5 and 12, 2023, from 5.30 pm to 9 pm. IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M13 - Building Interactive Apps with Shiny© in R

April 18 and 25, May 2, 9 and 16, 2023, from 5.30 pm to 9 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M14 - Artificial Neural Networks: from the Ground Up

April 20 and 27, May 4, 11 and 25, 2023, from 5.30 pm to 9 pm
IPVW (ICES) Organiser
Regression for continuous outcome data in SPSS October 11, 18, and 25; November 8 and 15, 2022 Cel Biostatistiek - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Organiser
Regression for non-continuous outcome data in SPSS (all 3 modules, none of which can be recognized separately as a Transferable Skills seminar) November 23, 25, 30; December 2, 7 and 9 2022 Cel Biostatistiek - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Organiser
SPSS for Life Sciences and Medicine (all 3 modules, none of which can be recognized separately as a Transferable Skills seminar) TBA Cel Biostatistiek - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Organiser
Start using R November 8, 15, 22 and 29; December 6 and 13, 2023 Cel Biostatistiek - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Organiser
Starten met R (Dutch) May 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30; June 6, 2023 Cel Biostatistiek - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Organiser
Statistical analysis of longitudinal continuous data in SPSS April 21, 25, 28, and May 2, 5, 9, 2023 Cel Biostatistiek - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Organiser
VIB Training Initiatives 2022-2023 VIB Organiser

 

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