This course aims to further extend participant’s knowledge of recent developments in infection biology and to improve the understanding of key scientific questions and approaches in infection biology research.


In 5 days we work our way through: Bacteria, Parasites, Viruses, Fungi and Immune evasion
The lectures are combined with discussions, the Eijkman lecture and master class.


Course: March 2019
Deadline for registration: February 2019

Target audience

The course is mainly directed towards PhD students in our Infection & Immunity PhD programme.
However, the course is open to all scientists with an interest in Immunology.


The course is given in English.


To qualify for the certificate, participants need to attend at least 80% of the lectures.
Attendance is registered.

Study load

5 days / 1,5 EC


  • UU/UMCU PhD students (GSLS members): Free
  • Technicians: please contact our secretary
  • External participants: € 500,00