EIBIR Summer School on Oncology Biomarkers 2016


Date: 25-29 July 2016 CANCELLED
Location: Valencia, Spain
Venue: Rector Peset Hall of Residence
Due to insufficient application numbers, this year’s Summer School has been Cancelled
Applications are now open!

Join the EIBIR Summer School on Oncology Imaging Biomarkers, a multidisciplinary summer school aiming to unite 40 SummerSchoolFlyer-ECR2016_Seite_1young researchers coming from a variety of backgrounds. The high scientific level and the relaxed atmosphere invite a close and productive interaction with colleagues and experts in the field.

Session topics include

  • Oncology scenarios and their clinical endpoints
  • Structural biomarkers
  • Model-driven biomarkers
  • Nosological Images: plotting the biology
  • Multivariate Image Analysis
  • Validation and biases in measurements
  • QIBA and EIBALL recommendations
  • Structured reports
  • Imaging biomarkers in clinical trials

The preliminary programme can be downloaded here.

Target group
The School is mainly addressed to second- and third-year students pursuing their graduate studies in this field within PhD programs of biomedical engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, physics, medical physics and medicine. We assume that participants have a basic understanding of biomedical imaging, including image acquisition, analysis and interpretation.

How to apply
Go to eibir.org/summerschool, fill in the online application form and upload your curriculum vitae and motivation letter as soon as possible

Application Deadline: 15 May 2016

Decisions on the granted applications will be made available to the selected candidates after the end of the application deadline. Payment of the registration fees will have to be made effective before 31st May 2016.

What are the costs involved?
Participation fees for the school are € 500 for accommodation in twin rooms and € 650 for accommodation in a single room. The participation fee includes attendance of the course programme, full board accommodation and all social activities.

Terms of cancellation
The minimum number of participants for the course to take place is 30. EIBIR reserves the right to cancel the course until 20th May 2016 if less than 30 students have registered. Participation fees will be fully refunded in case of cancellation by EIBIR. Participants can cancel free of charge until 20th May 2016. After that no refund will be made for cancellations.

For all inquiries please contact the EIBIR office.