Medical Biotechnology and Drug DevelopmentSummer Course

Summer Study Tour
Edinburgh
Major Discipline(s)
Biology, Biomedicine / Biotechnology, Pre-Medicine / Health Science
Location
Location: Copenhagen
Available
Session 2
Credit(s)
3

The emphasis of the course is on biomedicine, drug discovery, and development, showcased through a focus on the European pharmaceutical and biotech research community. You learn about the general principles of drug discovery and development, including safety, toxicology, formulation, registration, and clinical trials. The course explores the opportunities and challenges biotechnology has for medicine, among them the new types of biotechnological drugs, gene therapy, and personalized medicine.

Faculty

Jeanette Erbo Wern

DIS Summer Faculty

Ph.D. Immunology 2001-2005 (Inst. Of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark). Post doc 2006-2009 (Inst. of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark). M.Sc. 2001 (Inst. Of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark). Senior Scientist 2010-2013 (Immune Targeting Group, Bioneer, Cph, Denmark). Senior Scientist 2013-2016 (Dept. of Infectious Disease Immunology, Statens Serum Institute, Cph, Denmark). With DIS since fall 2016.