Training: Course Program

Lecture Series

*** In the light of the conrona pandemic the lectures will be carried out remotely until further notice ***



The lectures are scheduled (mainly) for Fridays starting at 09.00am.

Lectures are held in seminar room E3 in the MPI-HLR building located at Ludwigstr.43.
Depending on the topic, lectures will be about 45-60 minutes long, plus discussion.

The lecture series consists of 40 lectures over two years and four written examinations. Aim is to provide a condensed recapitulation of basic knowledge on biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and physiology.

In addition, the lecture series gives students from different background the chance to achieve a knowledge level serving as a basis for a successful thesis.



Lecture Block 4

  Department Speaker Date
Hypothalamus-pituitary-(gonad, adrenal) system Dep.II/ Marburg University T. Worzfeld 15.May 2020; 9am
Function and dysfunction of the digestive tract Dep.II T. Worzfeld 15.May 2020; 10:00am
Adipocyte biology: from lean to obese Dep.II S. Tonack 22.May 2020; 9am
Pancreatic hormones (Diabetes mellitus) Dep.II R. Bonnavion 22. May 2020; 10:15am
Lipid metabolism and its disorders Dep.II S. Offermanns 29.May 2020; 9am
Physiological basis of immune responses Dep.II N. Wettschureck 05.June 2020; 9am
Autoimmune diseases, Infectious diseases,
Dep.II N. Wettschureck 05.June 2020; 10:15am
Tumor immunology and therapy Dep.IV R. Savai 19.June 2020; 9am
Kidney: Development, function Dep.I T. Böttger 26.June 2020; 9am
Kidney: Diseases, pharmacotherapy Dep.I T. Böttger 26.June 2020; 10:15 am