Maastricht University Research Program
Maastricht University (UM) is the most international university in the Netherlands with more than 18,000 students. The university stands out for its innovative education model, international character, and multidisciplinary approach to research and education. Thanks to its high-quality research and study programs as well as a strong focus on social engagement, UM has quickly built up a solid reputation. Today it is considered one of the best young universities in the world.
Research Rotation and Project
Senior (5th year) medical students may conduct an 18-week research rotation and project, required for graduation from the medical school, at Maastricht University, the Netherlands. The student must conduct original research from problem formulation, to hypotheses testing, to data collection and analysis and writing and presentation of results.
Since 2007, 10 students have completed the research rotation in Rockford, working on projects in the areas of depression, diabetes and asthma. Four of these projects have been published in peer-reviewed journals.
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- Upcoming EventsSeptember 21, 2023 - 6:05 pm
Below are two upcoming opportunities to add to your learning and skill set! VII Annual Latinx Health Symposium – Oct 13-14 – This academic event will gather Latinx affirming health experts, medical Spanish educators and leaders to provide education centered on Latinx health topics for physicians, other health professionals, and students. Illinois CHW Association Summit 2023 – […]