iMed Conference Looking Further

13 - 16 OCTOBER 2016 @ LISBON CITY

Keep looking further!

The best conference for health and life sciences students in europe!

  • Translational research

    The science behind medical knowledge - learn about current research on diverse fields of study and its implications for the future of medicine.

  • Speakers

    A Nobel laureate, a Lasker winner and top notch researchers will come to Lisbon to share their knowledge and experience.

  • People

    Enjoy the opportunity to meet and mingle with other Health and Life Sciences students and professionals.

Event Schedule

  • Centro Cultural de Belém
    Praça do Império, 1449-003 Lisboa

  • 13th - 16th
    October 2016

  • Enjoy the opportunity to meet and mingle with other Health and Life Sciences students and professionals.

  • 13th Oct 2016
  • 14th Oct 2016
  • 15th Oct 2016
  • 16th Oct 2016
  • 08:30

    Check-in

    Local: Nova Medical School | Faculdade Ciências Médicas

  • 09:00

    Workshops

    Duration: 4h

  • 12:15

    Boehringer Ingelheim Research Challenge (for participants of the afternoon workshops)

    Duration: 1h 30m

  • 13:15

    Boehringer Ingelheim Research Challenge (for participants of the morning workshops)

    Duration: 1h 30m

  • 14:00

    Workshops

    Duration: 4h

  • 18:30

    Social Programme - Miratagus

    This year’s iMed Conference is piling up the fun: sport and sights! In partnership with Holmes Place we created the perfect setting for you to discover the challenging beauty of the “City of Seven Hills”. Lisbon is waiting for you.

  • 13:50

    Opening Ceremony

    Duration: 30m
    Dean/Vice-Dean of NMS|FCM
    AEFCM President
    iMed Conference President

  • 14:30

    Opening Lecture

    Duration: 30m
    Gilles Van Cutsem, MD

  • 15:00

    iMed Session

    Duration: 1h
    Bart Knols, MD, PhD
    Martin Elliott, MD, PhD

  • 16:00

    Coffee Break

    Duration: 20m

  • 16:20

    iMed Session

    Duration: 30m
    Sonia Trigueros, PhD

  • 16:50

    Scientific Lecture – Neonatology

    Duration: 1h 10m
    CHAIRMAN:
    Maria Teresa Neto, MD, PhD
    Speakers:
    Cecilia Götherström, PhD
    Frédéric Amant, MD, PhD

  • 18:30

    Social Programme - Wine & Gastronomic Tasting

    A rare occasion to enjoy some of the greatest gastronomic products made in Portugal and the astonishing view of Lisbon from the Cruz Vermelha palace. Come experience the excellence of tradition served in an innovative and fun way!

  • 08:30

    Scientific Lecture – Psychiatry

    Duration: 1h 40m
    CHAIRMAN:
    Bernardo Barahôna Corrêa, MD, PhD
    KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Jonathan Flint, PhD
    José Oliveira, MD, PhD
    Thorsten Barnhofer, MD, PhD

  • 10:10

    Coffee Break

    Duration: 20m

  • 10:30

    Lasker Session

    Durantion: 45m
    Chairman: Eduardo Barroso, MD, PhD
    Speaker: Roy Calne, MD, PhD

  • 11:15

    AstraZeneca Innovate Competition - Oral Plenary Session

    Duration: 1h 15m
    Oral Plenary Session: Maria Leptin, PhD
    Jury President: José António Belo, PhD
    Jury Members: Branca Cavaco, MD, PhD
    Megan Carey, PhD
    Maria Leptin, PhD

  • 12:30

    Lunch

    Duration: 1h 30m

  • 14:00

    Scientific Lecture – Oncology

    Duration: 1h 30m
    CHAIRMAN:
    Mónica Bettencourt Dias, PhD
    KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Michael Lisanti, MD, PhD
    Frances Balkwill, OBE, FMedSci
    Kevin Harrington, BSc, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR, FRCP, PhD, DIC

  • 15:45

    Coffee Break

    Duration: 30m

  • 16:15

    Nobel Lecture

    Duration: 45m
    Chairman: José Luís Passos Coelho, MD, PhD
    Speaker: Michael Bishop, MD, PhD

  • 17:00

    iMed Session

    Duration: 30m
    Bon H. Verweij

    AstraZeneca Innovate Competition - Parallel Poster Session

  • 20:00

    Social Programme - iMed Gala

    Sharing a meal is to share smiles and stories and this year the opportunity lies in a lovely gala-dinner in the company of our cherished speakers and your fellow participants at one of the most beautiful places in Lisbon, the Pateo Velho, Ordem dos Médico

  • 09:00

    Boehringer Ingelheim Clinical Mind Competition

    Duration: 1h 30m
    Keynote speaker: Lisa Sanders

  • 10:30

    Coffee Break

    Duration: 20m

  • 10:50

    Scientific Session – Rehabilitation

    Duration: 1h 30m
    CHAIRMAN:
    Cláudia Almeida, PhD
    KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Aubrey de Grey, PhD
    Janet Eyre, PhD
    Gunnar Gouras, MD, PhD

  • 12:30

    Closing Ceremony

    Duration: 1h
    Keynote Speaker: Gino Strada, MD

It is thanks to our amazing partners that we are able to host this conference!
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