The NVMS decided to offer a conference grant for 4 PhD students in The Netherlands to participate to the OurCon V conference.
The OurCon conference will be organized in Doorn (NL) form the 25th till the 28th of September 2017. The OurCon conference has a focus on mass spectrometric imaging (MSI) and might be of interest for researchers from academia and industry; including fundamental scientists, clinical investigators, pathologists, and pharmacologists. The program includes all aspects of MSI from instrument and method development to its wide array of applications. This year’s goal is to accelerate MSI through a focus on young scientists and medical applications. For more information visit the website https://ourcon.org/ourconV/.
The NVMS PhD conference grant covers the registration and accommodation costs up to a maximum of 300 euro. The PhD students should have a specific interest in imaging mass spectrometry. To apply, please send a motivation letter describing your background (academic), motivation for attending the conference, fields of interest and a recommendation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org (with the subject NVMS grant). The deadline for application is the 25th of June 2017 and results will be communicated as soon as possible.