The registration period is now open for the 2nd Refbio Summer School: “From bed to bench and back”

02 07 2014


Refbio, the Trans-Pyrenean Biomedical Research Network, is holding its 2nd summer school in Pamplona from 16 to 19 September, entitled: “From bed to bench and back”. It will have a translational approach to R&D&I in the field of biomedicine, to promote progress and to benefit society. The event will show participants various fields of biomedicine that are necessary and complementary in the development of international competitive projects: healthcare medicine, basic research, bioinformatics, entrepreneurial vision, patents, etc.

The summer school is organised by the leader of Refbio, Navarrabiomed – Miguel Servet Foundation, in collaboration with the Public University of Navarre. The sessions will take place at the university, in order to have a larger venue, to attract any students that may be interested in these fields, and to promote networking between professionals.

The registration period is now open online ( for Refbio members, or through for non-members. There are limited places and participants will be accepted in order of registration.

Course information:

    • Title: Refbio Summer School: “Summer school: From bed to bench and back”.
    • Promoted by: Miguel Servet Foundation, leader of Refbio.
    • Dates: Tuesday, 16 September to Friday, 19 September.
    • General topics: biomedicine (cardiology, neurology, oncology, immunology, haematology, amongst others), technological platforms (biobanks, proteomics, genomics and bioinformatics), patents and R&D&I transfer activities, chronic diseases and international cooperation (examples of R&D&I projects).
    • Language of sessions: English.
    • Complementary activities: visit to Pamplona city walls and show in the Pamplona Planetarium.
    • Enrolment and price:
      – Refbio members: Free. Enrolment via Miguel Servet Foundation, contact: Dr. Cynthia Abarrategui. Tel. 848 428700 / E-mail:
      – Non-members: 70 euros. Enrolment and payment via University of Navarre, contact: Ramo Barrena. Tel. 948169394 / 948168972  E-mail:


“From bed to bench and back” programme (pdf).