TOPIC OF THE YEAR 2019:

"Diabetes type 1 & 2"

Ljubljana, June 27 - July 12, 2019 

JOIN OUR 

INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL 

"CHRONIC DISEASES"

Dear students, participants of Summer school 2019!

 

I am honoured to welcome you at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ljubljana!

 

The objective of the Summer School is to provide students with the opportunity to be a part of an international team of well-known professors and experts in the field of chronic diseases. The topic of the year 2019 is Diabetes. The invited lecturers from various universities will deliver lectures on different areas of diabetes. The programme will be organized in the form of in-depth lectures, seminars and case studies along with laboratory practice.

 

We are pleased to be trusted with the organization of this event and the organizers from the Faculty of Health Sciences will make special effort to fulfill the expectations of the participants.

I wish you will find this experience fruitful and rewarding.

Have a pleasant stay in Ljubljana!

                                                       

Dean

Asst. Prof. Andrej Starc

TOPICS
  • Anatomy and histology of the pancreas

  • Etiopathogenesis, pathophysiology of acute and late complications of diabetes

  • Definition of diabetes, diagnosis, classification, clinical features

  • Epidemiology

  • Treatment - insulin, the use of closed-loop insulin delivery, pancreatic transplantation and immunosuppressive treatment

  • A nutritional approach to the treatment of diabetes

  • Acute complications of diabetes

  • Chronic complications of diabetes (diabetic retinopathy, diabetic nephropathy, diabetic neuropathy, macrovascular complications

  • Diabetes in pregnancy

  • New biological markers of the disease (diabetes, prediabetes, and metabolic syndrome)

 

Programme schedule

LECTURERS

 
Asst. Prof. Andrej Starc
Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences
Chair of Public Health
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ljubljana
Asst. Prof. Raja Gošnak Dahmane
Head of the Chair of Biomedicine and Health Care
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ljubljana
Asst. Prof. Sanja Klobučar  Majanović
Department of Endocrinology
Clinical Hospital Center Rijeka
Chair of Internal Medicine Outpatient Clinic
Faculty of Medicine - University of Rijeka
Asst. Prof. Ruža Pandel Mikuš
Chair of Biomedicine and Health Care 
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ljubljana
Asst. Prof. Kemal Durić
Chair of Pharmacognosy
Faculty of Pharmacy 
University of Sarajevo
Asst. Prof. Maja Cigrovski Berković
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabol. University Medical Centre Sestre milosrdnice, Faculty of Kinesiology - University of Zagreb
Assoc. Prof. Borut Poljšak
Head of the Chair of Environmental Health and Control 
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ljubljana
Sr. Instr. Anamarija Zore, PhD

Chair of Health and Sanitary Microbiology 

Faculty of Health Sciences

University of Ljubljana

Asst. Prof. Ana Polona Mivšek

Head of the Chair of Midwifery

Faculty of Health Sciences

University of Ljubljana

Asst. Prof. Miroljub Jakovljević

Vice-Dean for Study Affairs

Chair of Physiotherapy

Faculty of Health Sciences

University of Ljubljana 

Prof. Polonca Trebše
Chair of Biomedicine and Health Care 
CEEPUS Network Coordinator 
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Ljubljana
Asst. Prof. Tamer Bego
Chair of Biochemistry and Clinical Analysis
Faculty of Pharmacy 
University of Sarajevo
Prof. Jasmina Đeđibegović
Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis
Faculty of Pharmacy
University of Sarajevo
Asst. Prof. Sergej Pirkmajer
Institute of Pathophysiology
Faculty of Medicine 
University of Ljubljana
Asst. Prof. Miha Lučovnik
University Medical Centre - Clinic of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Chair of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Faculty of Medicine
University of Ljubljana
Asst. Prof. Ines Bilić Curčić
Department of Endocrinology
Clinic of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Osijek
Department of Pharmacology
Faculty of Medicine
University of Osijek
Prof. Tadej Battelino
University Medical Centre - Pediatric Clinic
Department of Endocrinology
Chair of Internal Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
University of Ljubljana
Asst. Prof. Arzija Pašalić
Dean of the Faculty of Health Studies
University of Sarajevo

Tch. Asst. Petra Petročnik

Chair of Midwifery

Faculty of Health Sciences

University of Ljubljana

 
APPLICATION

The application is open till May 15th 2019.

WHO CAN APPLY?

The selection of up to 30 candidates will be based on:

  • past academic achievements (grade transcripts, motivation letter, bibliography)

  • quotas:

    • 10 students from the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ljubljana

    • 10 students from CEEPUS network (CIII-SI-0905  and CIII-RO-1111) and

    • 10 students from other faculties. 

HOW TO APPLY?

1. Prepare and upload your application file

The application should comprise of the following (in 1 pdf file):

  • Motivation letter

  • Bibliography

  • Letter of recommendation from one lecturer/teacher from home institution/faculty

  • Current enrolment certificate

  • Certificate of examination results

 

The file name of the attachment (all of the above documents in one pdf file) should include the name of the candidate.

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2. Complete the application form below

The tuition fee is 200 EUR (VAT included)  and covers attendance at the lectures, seminars, laboratory practice and study

materials (ppt presentations).

For students of the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ljubljana and CEEPUS network (CIII-SI-0905 and  CIII-RO-1111)  

the attendance is free of charge.

 

Address: Zdravstvena pot 5, SI-1000 LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA

By bus:
Central Bus Station of Ljubljana
 
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