LUMC Research ‘Internships’ for Clinicians

For clinicians and clinical researchers who are involved in translational research, a good understanding of fundamental research is very important. This initiative is akin to the ‘Clinical Internships for fundamental researchers’ program.

The first rounds of Research Internships for Clinicians will take place on: Tuesday 31 October 2023, Wednesday 28 February 2024 and Thursday 27 June 2024. You can select one of the 3 timeslots: 13:00-14:00, 14:30-15:30 and 16:00-17:00

The internships, hosted within various Research Facilities across the LUMC, offer clinicians the chance to explore different disciplines and techniques. Participants can tailor their internships by selecting any number of research facilities from the schedule below. Please also indicate if you have any flexibility in your schedule so that we can optimize the number of people per group if needed.

  • Research Facilities
  • Biobank
  • Center for Cell and Gene Therapy (CCG)
  • Center for Proteomics and Metabolomics (CPM)
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Flow cytometry Core Facility (FCF)
  • Leiden Genome Technology Center (LGTC)
  • Light Microscopy
  • LUMC hiPSC Hotel
  • Peptide Facility
  • Preclinical Imaging
  • Protein Facility
  • Viral  Vector Facility

Apart from an in depth overview of various research areas, the internships foster networking and collaboration opportunities. This interdisciplinary exchange of ideas aims to enhance communication and drive advancements in patient care and clinical practice.

Clinicians and clinical scientists interested in applying for these research internships are invited to register using the form


Join us on this exciting journey of bridging the gap between research and clinical practice at the LUMC!


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