lunch lecture ‘ Integrity in Science

Dear fellow PhDs,

On behalf of LUMC Association for PhD candidates (LAP), we would like to invite you to the upcoming lunch lecture ‘ Integrity in Science ‘ by Martine de Vries.

The LAP invited dr. Martine de Vries to give a lecture about integrity in science for all the PhD students at the LUMC.
Dr. de Vries has a background in both medical sciences and philosophy, she is a pediatric endocrinologist and currently chair of the department of Medical Ethics and Health Law at LUMC. dr. de Vries is a daily supervisor of PhD-students, supervises medical students and residents in projects concerning therapeutic misconception, competence and research communication. She will discuss the weaknesses in medical research, including data manipulation and publication bias.

When: Thursday September 14th, 12:00-13:00
Where: Lecture hall 5
Lunch: 11:00-12:00 @ Paleijhs
Attending is free of charge, REGISTRATION via LAP@lumc.nl.

Innovation for Health 2018 is looking for upcoming scientists!

Are you a PhD candidate working on a life sciences or healthcare topic? Present your research poster at the Innovation for Health conference on 1 February 2018 at WTC Rotterdam, the Netherlands! By participating in the Poster Presentations you get the chance to demonstrate your work to the key players in Life Sciences & Health, interact with the experts in the fields, as well as win €1,000 with the prestigious Upcoming Scientist Award, sponsored by Genmab! Be a part of Innovation for Health and submit your abstract before 20 November 2017. For more information and application: www.innovationforhealth.nl/poster-presentations

 

ATTENTION: BBQ Change of Date

Dear LEO members,

Due to the rainy weather forecast for tomorrow we are moving the BBQ by one day to Sunday, August 20th.

Everything else stays the same: starting at 15:00 at Het Joppe. We will put up the BBQ on the small island Koudenhoorn, not far from Het Paviljoen. The exact location will be posted on facebook as soon as we are on the spot. If you can’t find us, send us an email to info@leoleiden.nl or a message on facebook, we will be checking frequently.

The registration is open until 12:00 tomorrow, August 19th. Please register here: https://www.ticketkantoor.nl/shop/LEOSummerBBQ17.

If you did already sign up but can’t join us on Sunday, please send an email to info@leoleiden.nl for your reimbursement.

Hope to see you all there!

Cheers,
On behalf of your LEO-team
Sander

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LEO Summer BBQ

Dear fellow PhDs,

Join us for our second event this summer: a BBQ in the beautiful surroundings of Het Joppe in Warmond on Saturday the 19th of August, starting at 15:00! It’s only a 15min bike ride from Leiden Central station.

LEO will provide delicious food and cold drinks! Just bring you own blanket to relax on 😉

With a contribution of 5 Euros register on https://www.ticketkantoor.nl/shop/LEOSummerBBQ17 by Friday the 18th of August.

When reserving your ticket, let us know if you are vegetarian or have a special diet (e.g. kosher)
In case of bad weather forecast, we will cancel the event 1-2 days in advance. In this case you can either join on a postponed date or get your money back. Until then: fingers crossed for sunshine!

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LEO Leiden boat trip

 

Dear fellow PhDs,
for this month we are organizing a special event for you!

Book your calendars for Saturday, July 22nd for a two-hours boat trip in the beautiful canals of Leiden!

The boat will depart from Apothekersdijk 5 (Leidse Rederij) at 13:30.
Please take care that you are at the location at least five minutes in advance!

This time we request for a small contribution but we will make sure you get two refreshing drinks and snacks while enjoying the ride 😉

The boat can facilitate up to 24 people, therefore ensure your spot by getting your ticket via the following link:
https://www.ticketkantoor.nl/shop/leoleidenboat17

If not enough people register we might need to cancel the event so, please make sure you register before Monday July 17th!

 

LEO PhD Drinks

Dear all,

Third Friday of the month approaching and this time we invite you to Belgish Biercafe Olivier to meet and have fun with your fellow PhDs!

As always, the first drink is on us!
To get your free drink voucher just ask one of the LEO members when you arrive.

See you all there!


PhD Drinks!

PhD drinks at Leiden Grandcafé de Burcht! 🙂

Want to loosen up your brains before continuing with your academic research next week? Join LEO’s PhD drinks on this Friday, 21st, at Grandcafé de Burcht (Burgsteeg 14).
We will start at 20.30, and same as always, the first round of drinks is on us! To get the voucher for free drinks all you have to do is to ask one of the LEO members at the bar.

Hope to see many of you there.
LEO

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Workshop for PhD candidates

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Have you also become frustrated with your tax declaration, figuring out which social benefits apply to, how to navigate yourself through the university website or the health system and other things your boss can’t assist you with?
We can make your life easier!!
LEO, LAP and PhDoc are organizing a workshop for PhD candidates, focusing on practical issues in the Netherlands. Of course this is also a good opportunity to socialize and meet people from all sorts of places!!!

Participation in the event, including food and drinks is free. Registration is strongly recommended, if you hant to have a seat guaranteed 😉
So, make sure you sign up before March 12th: Send a mail at info@leoleiden.nl with “workshop” and your name on the subject.

More information and detailed schedule will be provided soon! Keep an eye on the Facebook event for more information.
See you all there!

 

LEO + LAP Dance 2017

Welcome to the biggest PhD party in Leiden! LEO and LAP (LUMC association of PhD candidates) cordially invite all PhD candidates from Leiden University and the LUMC for the annual party on February 24, 2017. Meet, drink and dance with your fellow PhDs from various faculties and expand your network! The joint LEO & LAP Dance party will be an unforgettable night with a carnival theme (non-mandatory) featuring DJ Sander Hulsbos.

Date: 24 February 2017.
Time: 21:00 – 01:00.
Place: Scheltema; Marktsteeg 1, 2312 CS Leiden.

Tickets:

Stay tuned to our Facebook event and to this page for further news!

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Boat trip

LEO would like to invite you this Sunday, July 3rd, for the Boat Trip 2016 with your PhD fellows! We are starting at 2 PM – the exact meeting point will be provided soon.

The cost of the 2 hours ride is only 6€ and it includes the entrance fee with 2 drinks on board and snacks.
Sign up for the event by sending the e-mail to info@leoleiden.nl with BOAT TRIP in a subject line. You will receive the confirmation e-mail with the LEO bank account details for the payment.

Number of spots for the Boat Trip is limited, therefore don’t hesitate to register NOW!

More details: https://www.facebook.com/LeoPhDLeiden/

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