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Microbiology Managers: Managerial Training in the RItrain Project

R. Russell M. Paterson, Nelson Lima, Cath Brooksbank, Enrico Guarini, Markus Pasterk, Marialuisa Lavitrano, and on behalf of the RItrain project consortium

Trends Microbiol. 2017 Mar 25. pii: S0966-842X(17)30054-9.



Poster, Abstracts, Slides


Markus Pasterk and Cath Brooksbank, on behalf of the RItrain Consortium


Project Poster


Markus Pasterk, Administrative Director BBMRI-ERIC

Education & Training for Research Infrastructures - Strategy and Implementation

PPT presentation given at ESSB 2015. 


Relevant Publications of the Application

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  2. Anon. ERA progress report: 'single market' for research closer, not yet a reality. Europa Press Release Database (2013)
  3. Anon. Descriptors defining levels in the European Qualifications Framework (EQF)
  4. Council of the European Union. amending Regulation (EC) No 723/2009 concerning the Community legal framework for a European Research Infrastructures Consortium (ERIC). Official Journal of the European Union (2013).
  5.  Council of the European Union Community legal framework for a European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC). (2009)
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  9. Anon. MERIL database
  10. Anon. MERIL list of research infrastructures.
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  13. Silva, H. et al. Core Competencies for Pharmaceutical Physicians and Drug Development Scientists. Frontiers in Pharmacology 4, doi:10.3389/fphar.2013.00105 (2013).
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  18. European Commission Research and innovation as sources of renewed growth. Official Journal of the European Union COM(2014), 339 (2014).
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  22. Anon. Towards women in science and technology.
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