FEMS Industry Placement Grants
The next deadline to apply for FEMS Industry Placement Grants is approaching soon (February 1st). Members of FEMS Member Societies can apply to collect experience in industry.
From Neanderthals to COVID-19: genetic and evolutionary sources of human immune response variation
The 23rd Heremans Lecture, which will be given by Professor Lluis QUINTANA-MURCI, who will enlighten us on the immune response variation: “From Neanderthals to COVID-19: genetic and evolutionary sources of human immune response variation”.
The lecture will take place on Monday, October 10 at 5:00 PM, in the auditorium A (Lacroix) on the UCL Health Sciences campus in Brussels. It will be followed by a reception at the de Duve Institute.
International Microorganism Day 2022
We are excited to present to you “International Microorganism Day 2022”, a day on which we commemorate the discovery of these tiny creatures by Antonie van Leeuwenhoek in 1676.
The last word belongs to microbes, celebrating the 200th anniversary of birth of Louis Pasteur
A unique and globally significant event that will be held at Copernicus Science Center in Warsaw, Poland (29-30th November 2022). The program includes excellent talks, poster presentations, a reception in the French Embassy, and the award ceremony for the L’Oreal UNESCO awards for women scientists.
Registration is now open. Participants can submit their abstracts by September 15th and register by October 15th.
For more information, please visit our website at https://www.pasteur2022.com/.
Microbiome: From benchtop to bedside (October 25, 2022)
Join the first UZ Brussel symposium on Microbiome: from benchtop to bedside. View the news post to have a look at the program announcement and registration page.
Save the date : inaugural symposium of the Belgian Society for Viruses of Microbes
On Friday, September 23, 2022, the newly formed Belgian Society for Viruses of Microbes (BSVoM) will hold their inaugural symposium in Leuven, Belgium. The main mission of our society is to join and boost the Belgian ‘VoM’ community, to stimulate research and to promote interaction between academia, government, and industry.