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  • Locations: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Program Terms: Fall, Fall and Spring, Spring
  • Program Sponsor: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
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Minimum GPA: 3.0 Major(s): Biology, Chemistry, Health Sciences
Housing: Homestay, University residence hall Language of Instruction: English
Program Description:
Are you interested in learning how state-of-the-art biomedical research drives the creation of novel diagnostics and therapeutics for clinical use?

Engage in a unique experience where you learn and witness how laboratory and clinical-based research leads to implementing innovative solutions to meet patient needs.

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It's a good fit if you study:
  • Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Neurosciene
  • Pre-Medicine/Health Science

Translational Medicine: The Power of Biomedical Research
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits
Translational Medicine aims to obtain a new understanding of disease mechanisms and strives to design and develop novel diagnostic and therapeutic tools. It covers the cyclical journey linking unmet patient needs, laboratory research, and clinical trials. The major emphasis of the course lies on the dynamic interplay between the world of in vitro and in vivo laboratory-based preclinical research and the world of clinical research. During the course, you interact with interdisciplinary teams of researchers who collaborate towards translating biomedical research discoveries into medical practice.
Week-Long Study Tour: Paris (Spring) or London (Fall)
Core Course Week: Sweden
Prerequisites: One year each of biology and chemistry at university level.

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This program is currently not accepting applications.