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Biomedical and life sciences

The Biomedical and Life Science Summer Schools offer a unique experience in sampling one of the top research-driven biomedical curricula in the UK.

The academic programme will provide you with an introduction to biomedical research and the crucial role it has to play in developing solutions to modern day challenges in global health. It consists of a series of lectures and workshops delivered by professors who are authoritative figures within the fields that they teach.

The Schools run between 13 July - 27 July 2019, and specialise in three areas:

Biomedicine and human disease summer school student working in lab during laboratory session.

Biomedicine and Human Disease Summer School

The programme will introduce you to numerous topics, including cardiovascular disease, molecular biology of pancreatic disease, neurological disorders, musculoskeletal disease, cancer cell biology, bioinformatics and our current research activities in these areas.

A cancer biology summer school student working in the lab during a laboratory session.

Cancer Biology Summer School

The programme will introduce you to numerous topics, including respiratory disease, cardiovascular disease, molecular biology of pancreatic disease, neurological disorders, musculoskeletal disease, cancer cell biology, bioinformatics and the current research activities in these areas in Cardiff.

Two neuroscience summer school students taking part in neuroscience research activities.

Neuroscience Summer School

The programme will introduce you to numerous topics in biomedical sciences, with emphasis on neuroanatomy, stem cells in neuroscience research, neuropharmacology, neurological disorders, bioinformatics and the current research activities in these areas in Cardiff.

Research on children’s development at Cardiff University’s Centre for Human and Developmental Science (CUCHDS).

Psychology Summer School

The programme will cover a wide range of topics such as forensic psychology, developmental disorders, attitudes, visual illusions and brain imaging, all with the help of the expert teaching faculty at Cardiff University.

Stem Cell Summer School

Stem Cell Tissue Engineering Summer School

The programme will introduce you to topics including stem cell biology, regenerative medicine, tissue engineering, nanotechnology, biomaterials, immunology and molecular biology.

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact the Summer Schools Team:

Biomedical and Life Sciences Summer Schools