RIHS PhD retreat 2014. Register now!

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The date has been set for this year's RIHS PhD Retreat! Besides the scientific content there will be plenty of opportunities to connect with your colleagues. Past PhD Retreats, organized by the NCEBP PhD council and Clinical PhD council have always been a great success and were well appraised by you and/or your fellow PhD students. This year your  new institute's RIHS PhD council will organize a retreat that, with your help, can be a great success again! So, write down these dates and register now:

Date & location
Hof van Wageningen conference center, Wageningen
27 and 28 November 2014

Program
The program comprises a plenary session of oral presentations, poster presentations, an interactive element, a diner and a social event. In addition, an inspiring keynote speaker is invited for the Thursday evening program. This year you get the opportunity to ask keynote speaker Prof. André Knottnerus, Chair of the Scientific Council for Government Affairs (WRR), how decisions are made upon financing science and what he advices prime minister Mark Rutte regarding science in their weekly meetings!

Abstracts
All PhD students are asked to submit an abstract (max. 250 words) including your research plans or study results. Based on these abstracts, all students are selected to give either an oral or a poster presentation. The best oral presentation and best poster presentation will be awarded (€100,- each).

Registration
The registration fee for the RIHS PhD retreat 2014 is €150,-. This includes an overnight stay at Hof van Wageningen, dinner (including 1 drink), breakfast, lunch and closing drinks.  You can register by filling out the registration form. The deadline for registration is 20 September 2014.

Further details can be found here. If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to the RIHS PhD council.


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