|Responsible unit:||Physiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery Department|
|Course/CS Responsible:||Doctoral Programm in Cardiovascular Sciences|
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|Carmen Dulce da Silveira Brás Silva Ribeiro|
Students are expect:
- To attend seminars and actively discuss with experts themes of interest in the cardiovascular area.
- To become familiar with the topics of greatest actuality within cardiovascular sciences, and to acquire skills be able to independently deepen and explore a determined scientific topic, and toexpose, promote and discuss it, in a critical and scientific manner, to their peers and if possible to the scientific community.- To begin and/or to enlarge collaborations with national and international research groups.
To be specified in each seminar.The seminars will include periodical meetings at the Department of Physiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiovascular Research Centre, as well as lectures given by invited national and international speakers.
Theoretical seminars with diverse lecturers (13.5 hours).
The assessment will be based on the rate of attendance (30% of the final grade), on the active participation in the seminars (30% of the final grade) and on the elaboration of a critical text based on one of the seminars (40% of the final grade).