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The Doctoral Programme in Drug Research  (DPDR) started on January 2014. DPDR belongs to the Doctoral School in Health Sciences (University of Helsinki, Finland)

News

20.3.2017

Kliininen lääketutkimus 2017 –kurssi 18.-19.5.17
Biomedicum 1, Helsinki

Helsingin yliopiston lääketutkimuksen tohtoriohjelma ja Suomen kliinisen farmakologian yhdistys r.y. järjestävät toukokuussa Kliininen lääketutkimus 2017 –kurssin, joka sopii niin tohtorikoulutettaville, tutkijoille, erikoistuville kuin muillekin kliinisistä lääketutkimuksista kiinnostuneille.

Kurssi tarjoaa perustiedot kliinisen lääketutkimuksen suunnittelusta, eettisistä piirteistä, menetelmistä ja arvioinnista. Kurssi antaa myös perusvalmiudet toimia tutkijana tutkijalähtöisissä tai teollisuuden tekemissä kliinisissä lääketutkimuksissa. Tarkempi ohjelma julkaistaan myöhemmin.

Ilmoittautuminen alkaa huhtikuussa ja tästä tiedotetaan erikseen myöhemmin. Kurssin ajankohta kannattaa kuitenkin pistää jo tässä vaiheessa talteen.

Osallistuminen on maksuton lääketieteellisten tiedekuntien jatkokoulutuksessa oleville ja kaikille tutkijakoulujen ja tohtoriohjelmien opiskelijoille. Julkisen sektorin ja tutkimuskeskusten edustajille (mm. yliopistot, sairaalat ja eettiset toimikunnat) hinta on  100 €. Muille kurssin hinta on 300 €.

DRUG ABUSE: PHARMACOLOGICAL, TOXICOLOGICAL AND CLINICAL ASPECTS
Pharmacology & Toxicology Joint Meeting 2017
26.–27.4.2017, House of Science and Letters (Tieteiden talo) and House of the Estates (Säätytalo), Helsinki, Finland
Organizers: Finnish Pharmacological Society (FPS), Finnish Society of Toxicology (FST),
Finnish Society of Clinical Pharmacology (FSCP)

Info in SFY website, including program and participation details (in pdf).
To registration.

19.1.2017

NorDoc (Nordic Doctoral Training in Health Sciences):
Nordic Summit for Doctoral Candidates 2017: Health Sciences Across Borders
21.-22.8.2017, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
NorDoc website

16.1.2017

FinPharmaNet 11. Annual joint meeting, 14.-15.8.2017, Kuopio

Drug abuse: pharmacological, toxicological, and clinical aspects,
26.-27.4.2017, Helsinki
The Finnish Pharmacological Society Spring meeting and scientific symposium

University of Helsinki, Faculty of pharmacy doctoral candidates: ULLA Summer school, 8.-15.7.2017, Leuven, Belgium
Conference site

Tulossa: Kliininen lääketutkimus 2017 -kurssi, 18.-19.5.2017, Meilahti


22.11.2016

DPDR Kick-Off Event for Doctoral Candidates and Christmas Party with FOTY

Time: 25.11.2016, 16-21 o’clock
Venue: Think company, Viikki, Latokartanonkaari 3
Registration at: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/74238/lomake.html at the latest 25.11.2016.

Doctoral Programme in Drug Research (DPDR) kick-off is mostly informal event for the introduction of new doctoral candidates to the doctoral education in DPDR, faculty and university. All doctoral candidates and supervisors are also welcome to update their knowledge and meet colleagues. Student council organises appropriate program especially for doctoral candidates. Most student council candidates are also members of FOTY.

The Association of Pharmacy Teachers and Researchers (FOTY) unites teachers and researchers at the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Helsinki. FOTY organizes get-togethers, such as a spring party and a Christmas party, and educational events at the faculty. The activities also include publishing of study materials and granting travel scholarships.

Program

Coffee and refreshments
16.00-16.05 Opening of the event
16.05-16.35 Doctoral Programme in Drug Research – support, activities and requirements
Doctoral Programme in Drug Research (DPDR) coordinator, Ilkka Reenilä
16.35-17.05 Faculty regulations in doctoral education
Educational Planner Maija Tiippana-Usvasalo
17.05-18.00 Career adventures
Ph.D. Teijo Yrjönen, Responsible director, GSK
Ph.D. Niko Granqvist, Senior application scientist, BioNavis Ltd.
18.00-21.00 FOTY Christmas party
Informal program organized by student council
Refreshments

WELCOME!

Tulossa: Kliininen lääketutkimus 2017 -kurssi, 18.-19.5.2017, Meilahti

Faculty of pharmacy doctoral candidates: ULLA Summer school, 8.-15.7.2017, Leuven, Belgium

26.10.2016

TUTKIMUSTIEDON KRIITTINEN ARVIOINTI 2017 (590300) 5 OP, 23.1.-9.2.2017
Info: http://blogs.helsinki.fi/reenila/files/2016/10/TKA-2017.pdf
Ilmoittautuminen e-lomakkeella 18.12.2016 mennessä.

24.10.2016

Pharmaceuticals in the Environment (PiE) – From Troublemakers to Benign by Design
9.-10.11.2016 (center campus).
Progarm and details in: http://blogs.helsinki.fi/generationgreen/pie-research-seminar-2016/
Deadline for registration 31.10.2016

18.10.2016

Doctoral Programme in Drug Research (DPDR) Kick – off for (new) Doctoral candidates 2016 and Seasonal party with FOTY

25.11.2016, 16-21 o’clock in Think company, Viikki, Latokartanonkaari 3

DPDR kick-off is mostly informal event for the introduction of new doctoral candidates to the doctoral education in DPDR, faculty and University. All doctoral candidates and supervisors are also welcome to update their knowledge and meet colleagues. Student council organises appropriate program especially for doctoral candidates. Most student council candidates are also members of FOTY.

The Association of Pharmacy Teachers and Researchers (FOTY) unites teachers and researchers at the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Helsinki. We organize get-togethers, such as a spring party and a Christmas party, and educational events at the faculty. The activities also include publishing of study materials and granting travel scholarships.

Preliminary program

16.00-16.05 Opening of the event

16.05-16.35 Doctoral programme in Drug Research (DPDR) – support, activities and requirements
Doctoral programme in Drug Research (DPDR) coordinator, Ilkka Reenilä

16.35-17.05 Faculty regulations in doctoral education
Educational Planner Maija Tiippana-Usvasalo

17.05-18.00 Career adventures
Ph.D. Teijo Yrjönen, Responsible director, GSK
Ph.D. Niko Granqvist, Senior application scientist, BioNavis Ltd.

18.-21.00 FOTY Seasonal party

Registration info will be provided later.

8.9.2016

An intensive course (2 ECTS) on
”Pharmaceuticals in the Environment (PiE) – From Troublemakers to Benign by Design”
is to be arranged on 9-11 November 2016 at the University of Helsinki.
 
The course aims at increasing understanding on the impact of drug (pharmaceutical) residues found in the environment on the environmental health by combining the viewpoints of pharmaceutical, environmental, chemical and biological sciences as well as engineering.
The course is targeted for PhD and advanced MSc students, but suits also for BSc level students.
Teaching language is English.
 
Registrations are due 31 October 2016 via the e-form below:

Info and program (.pdf).

10.8.2016

Introduction to economic modelling with computational intelligence (CI)
A course in statistics.
5.-9.9.2016, Helsinki
Registration information and program:
Moodle: https://moodle.helsinki.fi/course/view.php?id=20595
Website: http://www.mv.helsinki.fi/home/niskanen/NOVA%20course%20on%20CI.html

21.6.2016

University of Helsinki Doctoral Dissertation 2015 Award to Mohammad-Ali Shahbazi
Faculty of Pharmacy news. He was also awarded the best thesis prize in the Pharmacy section 2015 in the FPDP Annual meeting 2015 FPDP Annual meeting 2015.

1.4.2016

CRS Nordic Chapter event

The Nordic Drug Delivery Meeting (Nordic Innovative Drug Delivery – What can we offer now and in the future?) together with The Swedish Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences and AstraZeneca (and others) on 1.-3.6.2016, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Registration information and program.

7.3.2016

Doctoral candidates in the Faculty of Pharmacy:
U.L.L.A. network organises LERU Summer school 10.-15.7.2016 in Leiden, the Netherlands.
See info (.pdf).
All interested in participating LERU summer school, please contact Maija Tiippana-Usvasalo (maija.tiippana @ helsinki.fi).

11.2.2016

In the most cited Finnish scientists in Thomson Reuters list, DPDR supervisors in clinical pharmacology and pharmacy are represented by high number (4 scientist out of 17 in the University of Helsinki). See University of Helsinki news.

5.2.2016

Chancellor’s travel grant call will be opened soon. More info will be given in these pages and by DPDR e-mail lists.

26.1.2016

au_standard_logoThe Graduate school of Health in the University of Aarhus and Doctoral school in health sciences in the University of Helsinki have agreed on a partnership in doctoral training by signing an international agreement (see: Announcement in AU web site). The agreement enables, for example, Doctoral student exchange and participation to courses without fees.


1.9.2015
Call for applications  for UH funded doctoral candidate positions!
See Application to DPDR page.

 

5.5.2015

DPDR doctoral candidate, Dongfei Liu has been awarded with the Best Thesis Award of the University of Helsinki in 2014.

9.3.2015

DPDR grant info moved to a separate page

19.2.2015

League of European Research Universities (LERU) Summer school 2015 at the University of Oxford on July 13–17, 2015. The Faculty of Medicine calls interested PhD students to participate. More info from Research and Postgraduate Studies Officer Anne Luoma (firstname.lastname@helsinki.fi). Deadline is Friday 13 March, 2015.

13.2.2015

FPDP: PHARMACOLOGY & TOXICOLOGY JOINT MEETING 2015 & BCPT NORDIC PRIZE 2014 CEREMONY
Herbal products – pharmacology, clinical pharmacology and toxicity
23.-24.4.2015 Helsinki, Finland (House of Science and Letters, Ostrobotnia)

28.11.2014

The decisions of the UH funded DPDR doctoral candidate positions (Board meeting 24.11.2014):
Two applicants for three years position and one for two years position.

26.11.2014

The decisions of the UH funded DPDR doctoral candidate positions will be published in this website on November 28, 2014.

23.10.2014

Doctoral students in the Faculty of Pharmacy: U.L.L.A network, international Summer school in Paris, 4.–11.7.2014.
See info page. For information and potential participation, contact your Division head.

29.8.2014

Call for UH-funded doctoral student positions (3) for years 2015-2018 was open in September 2014. Details of DPDR call is in the Application to DPDR page.

19.8.2014

DSHEALTH SCIENCE FAIR

Minisymposium – networking – information – socializing annual event
September 15, 2014, 13.00–17.15, Biomedicum Helsinki, Lecture Hall 1 (Haartmaninkatu 8).
More info on DSHealth web site.

12.6.2014

Update of the pages.

27.3.2014

Update of the pages.

Funded doctoral student positionS starting from 1.1.2014

The steering committee of DRDP has made the decision on doctoral student positions (5) in its meeting on November 14th.