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    Graduiertenkolleg 2157


    Fifth GRK Retreat
    04 - 05 October 2021
    Rudolf-Virchow-Zentrum (RVZ), Würzburg

    Fourth GRK Retreat
    22 - 23 July 2019
    Hotel Am Kurpark, Bad Windsheim


    3D T.I.S. Tissue Infection Symposium

    It is our pleasure to announce the first 3D Tissue Infection Symposium, an international symposium in the field of infection biology to be held in Würzburg from April the 5th-7th, 2019.

    The focus of the 3D T.I.S. is the use of complex 3D human tissue cultures for host-pathogen interaction research. The three-day symposium includes talks by distinguished national and international speakers.

    This symposium aims to provide a platform for early stage researchers as well as experienced scientists and professionals from academia and the pharmaceutical industry. Furthermore, it is a great opportunity for an exciting educational and practical update and collaborations. We cannot wait to welcome you in the beautiful city of Würzburg for high-level educational meeting filled with interesting discussions.

    Key Dates:

    • Call for abstracts opens 22 Oct 2018
    • Call for abstracts closes 01 Jan 2019
    • Registration opens 22 Oct 2018

    More information

    Third GRK Retreat

    23-24 July 2018
    Hotel Freihof, Prichsenstadt

    Agenda of the third GRK 2157 retreat

    Second GRK Retreat

    22-23 Sept 2017
    Hotel Rappen, Rothenburg o.d. Tauber

    Agenda of the second GRK 2157 retreat.


    First GRK/ZINF Retreat

    14-15 Oct 2016
    Hotel Kapellenberg, Eibelstadt/Main

    The GRK 2157 and the Research Center for Infectious Diseases (ZINF) met for a first common retreat. The graduate students and PIs of the GRK attended the presentations given by selected ZINF members and members of the ZINF scientific advisory board.

    During the second day all GRK graduate students presented and discussed their projects with the PIs and the external scientific advisory board of the GRK 2157.

    Agenda of the first GRK 2157 retreat.