Courses in Neuroscience

PhD courses within the field of neuroscience

Below is a list of graduate courses in neuroscience organized by the Center for Neuroscience, SUND, KU or Region H. Courses will be announced in the PhD school’s course catalogue. For questions, please contact the course directors. (feel free to inform Neurograd about neuroscience courses not listed below)

Core courses in NeuroGrad

PhD course in Basal Neuroscience (yearly)
Next planned course: Fall 2020
Place: Department of Neuroscience, the Panum Institute
Time: Longer-duration course, 5 ECTS
Course director: Jakob Balslev Sørensen

PhD course in Clinical Neuroscience (yearly)
Next planned course: Spring 2020 
Place: Hospitals in Region H
Time: Three-day course, appr. 2.4 ECTS
Course directors: Christina Kruuse and Steen Hasselbalch

PhD course in the Anatomy of the Central Nervous System (yearly)
Next planned course: 2020 
Place: Department of Neuroscience, the Panum Institute
Time: Two-day course, appr. 1.5 ECTS
Course director: Martin Fredensborg Rath

PhD course – NeuroGrad Winter School (yearly)
Next planned course: January 2020
Place: Department of Neuroscience, the Panum Institute
Time: two-day course, 1.6 ECTS
Course director: Nanna MacAulay

Courses offered on a regular basis

PhD course in Human induced pluripotent stem cell culture, neural differentiation and gene editing; in theory and practice 
Next planned course: unknown
Place: Dept. of Veterinary Clinical and Animal Sciences, SUND, Frederiksberg
Time: 5-day course, 4.4 ECTS

PhD course in Basic Kinetic Modeling in Molecular Imaging 
Next planned course: unknown
Place: Neurobiology Research Unit, Rigshospitalet
Time: 5-day course, 3.6 ECTS
Course directors: Gitte Moos Knudsen and Henrik Larsson

PhD Course in Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative dementias
Next planned course: 27-30 August 2019
Place: Danish Dementia Research Centre, Rigshospitalet
Time: Four-day course, 2.5 ECTS
Course directors: Gunhild Waldemar, Kristian Steen Frederiksen, and Steen Hasselbalch

PhD Course in Brain Imaging 
The course has been established in 2012 and topics vary from year to year (2014: Linking magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to the neuro-anatomy of the human brain; 2016: Tracing brain and behavioral changes across the life span: Influence of intrinsic and extrinsic factors; 2017: Human Brain Stimulation; 2019: Cognitive and computational neuroimaging) 2020: Tracing brain and behavioural changes across the life span: Influence of intrinsic and extrinsic factors and personalized health care. 
Place: Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance, Hvidovre Hospital 
Time: One-week course, 6 ECTS 
Course directors: Oliver Hulme, Anke Karabanov, and Hartwig R. Siebner

Preclinical animal research models - and how not to get lost in translation 
Next planned course: unknown
Place: The Mærsk Tower
Time: Three-day course
Course Director: Martin Lauritzen 

PhD course on FreeSurfer
Next planned course: unknown
Place: Neurobiology Research Unit, Rigshospitalet
Time: 3-day course, 2.7 ECTS
Course directors: Gitte Moos Knudsen and Melanie Ganz

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Not listed as a PhD course but may qualify as one (please contact course director)

Course on Human Neurobiology
Next planned course: To be announced
Place: Department of Neuroscience, the Panum Institute
Time: Longer-duration course, 7.5 ECTS
Course director: Jens Bo Nielsen

Course on Tissue and Movement Biomechanics
Next planned course: To be announced
Place: Department of Neuroscience, the Panum Institute
Time: Longer-duration course, 10 ECTS
Course director: Erik B. Simonsen