Ideas and new concepts

Lecture: Development and Pathophysiology of the CNS

…State of the art on the interconnection between development and disease

Doctoral Researcher Colloquium and Retreats

…discuss your project with your peers, develop interactions and ideas

External Expert Lecture Series

…learn about developing hot topics in neuroscience, meet the experts

International Symposium and Conference participation

…present your research to an international audience
…built your own scientific network


Hands-on science

 Laboratory rotations

…get to know research in the RTG network and build collaborations

Method courses

…learn a broad range of state-of-the-art methodological skills

Open Lab

… MD students: get your first research experience!

Transferable Skills and Career Development

Transferable skill courses

…broaden your project management, science communication, and scientific writing skills.

Career options and excursions

…gain new insights on careers in neuroscience.



External research stays

…collaborate with and learn from leading external laboratories to promote your research


…explore new hypotheses and your first independent project