The 2nd Annual Dulbea Workshop on the Economics of Disability
26 June 2019 - Brussels

Papers at this year’s workshop will explore such diverse topics as intergenerational spillovers in disability insurance, the impact of employment policies on disability or business cycles and disability insurance take-up.

The deadline for registration: 14 June 2019

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Merck Innovation Cup 2019
23 - 29 June 2019

The Innovation Cup is designed to support the professional development of graduate students interested in the pharmaceutical industry. Participants learn how R&D in the industry works by lectures from Merck managers and scientists. The students will also advance an idea to a full project plan with their teams.

Teams will work on innovative projects in the areas of: Oncology, Immuno-Oncology, Autoimmunity, Small Molecule Drug Discovery, Protein Engineering and Screening, Digitalization.

All travel, food and accommodation expenses are paid by Merck KGaA.

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Training – “Economic evaluations of medical interventions”
May 2019

Dates and location:

  • 3 – 5 April 2019, Sint-Martens-Latem (full)
  • 15 -17 May, 2019, Sint-Martens-Latem
  • 5 – 7 September 2018, Leuven

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BASEL LIFE: Showcasing Europe’s Excellence in Life Sciences
9 - 12 September 2019

BASEL LIFE is Europe’s leading congress in the Life Sciences, showcasing cutting-edge science and technology. It brings together preeminent researchers in the field, and offers talented young scientists the possibility to present themselves. Basel is the heart of European’s Life Sciences landscape.

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European Workshop on Econometrics and Health Economics
11-14 September 2019 - Leuven

The workshop programme will consist of fourteen papers. Each paper is allocated an hour, made up of a short presentation by the authors, followed by a response from a nominated discussant and a general discussion. Presentations by doctoral students and junior researchers are encouraged.

The deadline for submissions: 1 June 2019

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