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3rd Advance training course

The third ECMED Advance Training Course "Monitoring epilepsy in humans and animals" was held in Valletta (Malta), by University College London (UCL), from 29th April to 2nd May 2018. The final version of the programme can be found here

The course has been included in the International Conference “Novel Routes for the Analysis of Epilepsy”, organised by the joint effort of ECMED together with another MSCA ITN on epilepsy, Eu-GliaPhd.


2nd Advance training course

The second ECMED Advance Training Course "In Vivo Assessment of Plasticity during Epileptogenesis" was held in Kuopio, Finland by University of Eastern Finland (UEF), from 5th to 9th June 2017. The final version of the programme can be found here

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Pint of Science

A Pint of Science ( event has been organised at UCL, London to showcase the ECMED work on epilepsy to the public.

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Long Night of science

The long Night of Science in Magdeburg took place in May 2016, 21st. ECMED attended the event in order to disseminate the project results to the general public.


4th Practical workshop

The fourth practical workshop "The drugs of tomorrow: peptides and its future in therapeutics" took place in Barcelona from the 19th until the 22nd of September 2017 and it was hosted by IPROTEOS. The programme can be found here.

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3rd Practical workshop

The third practical workshop "Development of strategies to transport CNS drugs across the BBB and biotechnology entrepreneurship" took place in Marseille from the 24th until the 28th of October 2016 and it was hosted by AMU.
The programme can be found here

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2nd Practical workshop

The second practical workshop "The use of virus vectors in Neuroscience: virus-mediated gene-delivery into the rodent brain" took place in Italy from the 6th until the 10th of June and it was hosted by IIT.
The final version of the programme can be found here.

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1st Advance Training Course

The first ECMED Advance Training Course "A cell biologist's view on active synapses and the perisynaptic Extracellular Matrix" was held in Magdeburg, Germany, from 1st to 4th March 2016. The final version of the programme can be found here.

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1st Practical workshop

The meeting "Understanding epilepsy and ECMED" (scheduled to take place in   London, June 15) was held in conjunction with the first Practical workshop "Analysis of neurodynamics using microelectrode arrays in vitro and in vivo" in Magdeburg, from the 2nd until the 6th of November 2015. The final version of the programme can be found here.

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Kick of meeting

The first ECMED "Kick off meeting" was held on the 9th of February 2015 in Marseille (France) and was kindly hosted by AMU, in Marseille.
The Project Officer, Francisca Cuesta-Sanchez, also attended the meeting. She gave a presentation on Ethics, Recruitment process, Funding rules, Reporting and Reviews. 
All Partners presented their respective teams involved in ECMED and gave an overview on their individual ESRs Projects.

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