Program: Summer School in Odesa, Ukraine / July, 7-13, 2019
Address: Faculty of Biology, Shampansky Lane, 2, Odesa, 65058

Local: Department of Microbiology, Virology and Biotechnology
Site: 
http://onu.edu.ua/en/structure/faculty/bio/microbio 

 

Time07 July Sunday08 July Monday09 July Tuesday10 July Wednesday11 July Thursday12 July Friday13 July Saturday
09:00-10:30  

Lecture

R. Offringa
(Heidelberg, Germany)

Development of immune oncology drugs

 

Lecture

R. Offringa
(Heidelberg, Germany)

Immunotherapeutic strategies for countering recurrence in patients with primary resectable PDAC

Lecture

F. Kühnel
(Hannover, Germany)

Oncolytic viruses; versatile tools to fight cancer

Lecture

T. Yevsa
(Hannover, Germany)

Cancer vaccines and immunotherapeutic approaches in liver cancer

Lecture

V. Umansky
(Heidelberg, Germany)

Tumor escape: immunosuppression and chronic inflammation

Lecture

V. Umansky
(Heidelberg, Germany)

Immune surveillance of cancer

10:30-11:00   Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break
11:00-12:30  

Lecture

A. Cerwenka
(Mannheim, Germany)

Cell therapy of cancer

Lecture

A. Cerwenka
(Mannheim, Germany)

NK cells in transplantation settings in leukemia

Lecture

A. Luzhetskyy
(Saarbrücken, Germany)

Natural products as drug leads

Lecture

N. Limanska
(Odesa, Ukraine)

Pathogenesis of tumor formation in plants: oncological process in plant tissues caused by Agrobacterium tumefaciens

Lecture

R. Luxenhofer
(Würzburg, Germany)

Drug delivery and Nanomedicine: fundamental biological and nanotechnological aspects

Feedback from students

Concluding remarks

Closing of the Summer School 

12:30-14:00   Lunch Social event Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
14:00-15:30 Registration / Welcome

Lecture

J. Utikal
(Heidelberg, Germany)

Advanced malignant melanoma – new treatment options in recent years

An informal meeting of Students and Speakers.

Excursion to the Harbor of Odesa.

Practical course / Tutoring:

A. Luzhetskyy
(Saarbrücken, Germany)
A. Ostapchuk
(Odesa, Ukraine)

Basics of chromato-graphy; GC, HPLC, CE and hyphenated techniques in natural products analysis

Practical course / Tutoring:

T. Ivanytsia
(Odesa, Ukraine)

Isolation and purification of bacte-riophage T4, and T7

Practical course / Tutoring (in groups):

M. Galkin
(Odesa, Ukraine)

Methods of biofilms and quorum sensing research

N. Limanska
(Odesa, Ukraine)

Detection of pathogenic Agrobacterium tumefaciens in plant tissues: PCR 

 

15:30-16:00 Registration / Welcome Coffee break   Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break  
16:00-18:00

OPENING CEREMONY

T. Yevsa
(Hannover, Germany) 

V. Umansky
(Heidelberg, Germany) 

Lecture
O. Garaschuk
(Tübingen, Germany)

Immune system of the brain

Practical course / Tutoring:

O. Seumenicht
(Berlin, Germany)

Basics of grant writing 

O. Seumenicht
(Berlin, Germany)

Funding opportunities to support academic mobility

 O. Seumenicht
(Berlin, Germany)

"CV clinic" - individual advice on CV writing (please bring your recent CV, printed or on a laptop, with you) 

An informal meeting of Students and Speakers.

Excursion to the Harbor of Odesa.

 

Practical course / Tutoring:

L. Bengtsson
(Berlin, Germany)

How to plan your career 

C. Schaich
(Berlin, Germany)

Germany`s science system: financing, funding schemes and programs

Practical course / Tutoring (work in small groups):

L. Bengtsson
(Berlin, Germany)

What can Open Science do for you? 

C. Schaich
(Berlin, Germany)

How to apply for research money? Proposal writing, selection criteria, Dos and Don`ts 

R. Luxenhofer
(Würzburg, Germany)

Ways into academia, a personal example

Practical course / Tutoring:

T. Yevsa
(Hannover, Germany)

Modern immunological techniques and immunization routes/animal experiments

 
18:00-20:00 Welcome / Get together (for Summer School participants only) Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner