M2 Life Sciences and Health, International Track - Infectiology : Biology of Infectious Diseases - Cambodia

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  • Places available
    15
  • Language(s) of instruction
    English
Présentation
Objectives

The Master Life Sciences and Health - International Track Infectiology: Biology of infectious diseases - is a 2-year Master's program for English-speaking students, fully hosted at University of Health Sciences (Phnom Penh, Cambodia).
The aim of the Master’s programme is to provide a solid and broad-based foundation in prominent areas in Life Sciences and Health, as well as a high level of skills in Infectiology. The teaching team includes specialists from reputable international universities and research institutes. Coupled with an intensive internship period in top level research labs (Institut Pasteur, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Université Paris-Saclay, University of Health Sciences, etc…), students will obtain both theoretical and practical experience in Infectiology.

Skills
  • Interpret, discuss and communicate scientific results in writing and orally.

  • Present a scientific approach to deal with a Biology and Health question that relates to the biology of infectious diseases.

  • Conduct experiments independently (under supervision).

  • Write scientific reports and articles that meet academic standards in science.

Career prospects

This programme paves the way for fundamental and applied research positions in public or private institutions, at engineer or researcher level, after completing doctoral studies. This programme is recommended to clinicians who wish to acquire a knowledge base in the biology of infectious diseases.

 

Collaboration(s)
Laboratories

Institute for Integrative Biology of the Cell - DRF/JOLIOT
Inflammation Chimiokines and Immunopathology
Infection et inflammation Chronique
Unité de recherche Virologie et Immunologie Moléculaires.

Réseau des Instituts Pasteur (Cambodge et Paris)
Département "Infectious Diseases Models for Innovative Therapies" (IDMIT, Institut de Biologie François Jacob).

Programme
Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Vector-borne diseases and vector transmission 2.5 25
Resistance mechanisms to anti-infectious agents 2.5 14 3 3
Host-pathogen interactions 6 40 20
Epidemiology of infectious diseases 5 38 12
Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Introduction to clinical trials 2 10 4 6
Data management 2 10 10
Bio-security and bio-banking: good practices 2 25
Advanced bioinformatics 2 6 14
Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Scientific Project 6 60
Subjects ECTS Lecture directed study practical class Lecture/directed study Lecture/practical class directed study/practical class distance-learning course Project Supervised studies
Internship 30
Modalités de candidatures
Application period
From 01/02/2021 to 21/04/2021
From 08/05/2021 to 31/07/2021
Compulsory supporting documents
  • Curriculum Vitae.

  • Motivation letter.

  • All transcripts of the years / semesters validated since the high school diploma at the date of application.

  • Certificate of English level.

Additional supporting documents
  • VAP file (obligatory for all persons requesting a valuation of the assets to enter the diploma).

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