Neuropsychopharmacology

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This graduate Neuropsychopharmacology course, designed for PhD students and postdocs in the field of neurosciences, is organised by ONWAR and the Centre for Human Drug Research (Leiden). The course addresses our current understanding of the pharmacology of CNS active drugs, the discovery of CNS drug targets as well as the development of innovative medicines and therapies.

LEARNING GOALS

Tto become familiar with the fascinating field of neuropsychopharmacology

CONTENTS

During the course, the major classes of pharmacotherapeuticals for the clinical management of various neurological and psychiatric diseases and the pathological mechanisms of these brain disorders will be discussed. Lectures will focus on recent insights in the field.

REQUIRED BACKGROUND LEVEL

No specific background level is required for this course

ORGANISERS

Dr. Micha Wilhelmus (VUmc)

Dr. Benjamin Drukarch (VUmc)

Prof. dr. Taco de Vries (VUmc)
Dr. Merel Rijnsburger (VUmc)

FORMAT

Lectures, site-visits

DURATION

40 hrs / 1.4 ECTs

DATES

tba, 2023

LOCATION

Amsterdam UMC - VUmc, CHDR Leiden

REGISTRATION

To register, please send an e-mail to r.lustenhouwer@vu.nl

PROGRAM

Click here for the program of the previous edition

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