The 8th edition of the Master’s degree in Translational Biomedical Research (VHIR, Spain) is now open for application

Published 15 April 2021

Institute Vall d’Hebron Institute of Research (VHIR)

The Master in Translational Biomedical Research is an official master’s degree, led by Vall d’Hebron Research Institute (VHIR) and Autonomous University of Barcelona  (UAB), that aims to generate excellent biomedical researchers with the necessary combination of scientific and medical knowledge, and skills to contribute successfully to the future of translational medical research.

This master will provide the students with the necessary knowledge to transform the theoretical knowledge from basic research into clinical applications, treatments and better diagnostic methods that bring a benefit in people’s health. At the end of the course students must be able to understand the methodological, regulatory, logistical and ethical aspects of translational and clinical research; to design experiments; to identify the opportunities to transfer results to industry and to acquire strong knowledge and critical vision of the main challenges faced by medical researchers.

The master is addressed to research career, provides access to PhD studies and brings students the opportunity to choose the area or biomedicine in which they want to specialize and develop their career.

The master is open to graduate students in Biology, Biomedicine, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Medicine, Nursing, Genetics, Pharmacology, Microbiology and Veterinary. Graduate students in other life and health science degrees can also access.

Additional information can be found in the informative brochure as well as on Twitter, Linkedin and Master’s website.

The deadline for applications is 15 June 2021.

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