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TAIEX - Genetics, Sarajevo

TAIEX Event 27749 - BA - TAIEX

Regional Workshop, Biomedical Engineering:
Genetics, 22. and 23. October 2018, Sarajevo

Report from the workshop held

In Sarajevo, 22.10.2018. and 23.10.2018. a two-day workshop on the topic of Genetics was held. The workshop was held as part of a series of biomedical engineering workshops conducted by the Ministry of Civil Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina at the proposal of the Society for Medical and Biological Engineering in Bosnia and Herzegovina (DMBIUBIH), under the auspices of the European Commission's program and its instrument for technical support and information exchange TAIEX.

A workshop on the topic of Genetics is the fourth area of ​​six that will be held in different cities of Bosnia and Herzegovina during 2018. years.

The workshop gathered around 100 researchers, scientists, doctors, engineers and prospective students from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo and Macedonia. They, together with the most famous European lecturers invited, created a platform for discussion about the latest research, innovative solutions and new challenges in this field, all with the aim of improving the quality of health care and life as a whole. Among the invited European lecturers were: Dr Wendy Craig (Group Leader - Biosafety, International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), Italy), Prof. Jerka Dumić (Full Professor, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, Croatia), Prof. Damir Marianović (Scientific Research Institute of Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia International Burch University, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Dr Filipe Pereira (Assistant Professor Lund University, Department of Molecular Medicine and Gene Therapy, Sweden), Prof. Dr Nataša Skoko (Head of Biotechnology Development Unit, International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), Italy), Dr. Domenica Taruscio (University of Split, Osijek and Rijeka, Croatia) Director of Research and Director of the National Center for Rare Diseases Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy), Prof. Tomasz Jan Twardowski (Professor, Head of Department of Protein Biosynthesis, Poznan Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland), Prof. Borut Štrukelj (Head of Group for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Pharmacy, Slovenia). All interested can find additional information about this workshop, as well as about all future workshops within the regional biomedical engineering school on the official website of the Society for Medical and Biological Engineering in BiH - https://dmbiubih.org

Call for workshop maintenance
The European Commission, in cooperation with the Ministry of Civil Business Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Society for Medical and Biological Engineering in Bosnia and Herzegovina (DMBIUBIH), organizes a regional workshop in the field of biomedical engineering for the first time in BiH: TAIEX event 27749 - BA - TAIEX Regional Workshop, Biomedical Engineering : Genetics to be held 22. and 23. October 2018. year Sarajevo.

Registration for participation is open until 10.04.2018. years. All interested are asked to contact dmbiubih@gmail.com to get access to the application form and finalize the application for the workshop. Registration after the scheduled date will not be possible.

Note for workshop participants: Within the approved project, according to TAIEX rules, for all participants the travel and accommodation costs will be refunded according to the following principle:
  • Participants who live more than 100 km from the venue have the right to lodge for the night before the start of the workshop and the following night if the event lasts more than one day.
  • For workshops that last more than one day, all participants (except those who live in the city where the workshop is held) can get accommodation for one night (the first day of the workshop), if they so request.
  • Participants who live more than 400 km from the venue have the right to travel by plane, which will be organized by the service provider. If they do not want to travel by plane, travel expenses can be reimbursed as a lump sum based on the most efficient passenger schedules, at the request of the organizer and by prior arrangement with the European Commission. In this case, the service provider will pay a lump sum to cover one return trip to the participant before the event, based on the one-way distance between the place of residence and the place of the event.
Accommodation information will be delivered indefinitely prior to the event by the e-mail address indicated on registration. For further information, please contact dmbiubih@gmail.com. Sincerely, DMBIUBIH Team
Agenda of the workshop
TAIEX Agenda Regional Workshops, Biomedical Engineering: Genetics to be held 22.10.2018. i 23.10.2018. in Sarajevo you can download here: