BIOME - Other Events


Faculty of Medicine's Tuesday Keynote Seminars

Regularly on Tuesdays during the semesters external guest speakers are invited to the Faculty of Medicine to hold talks on defined themes or on the university's biomedical research strengths of oncology, transplantation, immunology and infectious diseases, genetic medicine, and cardiovascular disease.
Venue: Universitätsklinikum Essen, Main Administrative Building, Lecture Hall, 2nd Floor
Time: 12.15
Current Programme


ZMB Lunch Seminars

The ZMB Lunch Seminar is organized by the Centre for Medical Biotechnology (ZMB) and takes place on Wednesdays. Concept: 20 min presentation and 10 min discussion.
Venue: Campus Essen (T03 R04 D10/S05 V01 E69):
Time: 12.30 -  13.00
Current Programme

05.2017 - 01.2018

MFZ Research Seminars

The MFZ Research Seminars are organized by the Institute for Experimental Immunology and Imaging and take place monthly on Wednesdays. Concept: 2 x (20 min presentation and 10 min discussion).
Venue: Universitätsklinikum Essen, MFZ Building, Room 0.019
Time: 09.00 -  10.00
Current Programme


6th Mildred Scheel Lecture

Prof. Dr. Mina J. Bissell, Distinguished Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, CA
Why don‘t we get more cancer: The critical role of extracellular matrix and tissue architecture in gene expression and function in both normal and malignant breast?
Venue: Universitätsklinikum Essen, Lehr- und Lernzentrum, Deichmann-Auditorium, Virchowstraße 163 a
Time: 12:00-13:00
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BIOME BBQ – Meet your Research Peers

All staff and doctoral members of BIOME cores and RTGs are cordially invited to meet each other and exchange interdisciplinary views within an informal setting at this now traditional annual event. BIOME alumni are also most welcome.
Venue: Grugapark Essen
Time: 18:00 onwards

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1st Ruhr School of Modern Epidemiology

A three-day conference focusing on the Principles of Cancer Epidemiology.
Host: Zentrum für Klinische Epidemiologie (ZKE) and PhD: Epidemiology and Clinical Research
Venue: Novum Select Hotel Handelshof, Am Hauptbahnhof 2, 45127 Essen
Registration fee: € 100 for BIOME students. BIOME students can apply for one of five full grants to cover these expenses. Further details can be downloaded here
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Medical Faculty's Research Day 2017

Graduates are invited to present their research to the scientific community by submitting posters at this highly-esteemed annual event held at Essen's Medical Campus which is specifically directed at doctoral researchers. A jury of experts will award prizes of € 250 to the best 14 poster presentations. Three poster winners will then selected to give brief oral presentations about their research and the best speaker - determined by the audience by democratic vote - will be awarded a prize of a further € 500.