Erasmus Summer Programme 2015 Pictures!


We have kept you in suspense long enough, here are the official photo’s from the Farewell Dinner as well as the group picture.

All other social pictures will published on a brand new website early next year, so keep posted!

Unfortunately there are a few pictures which are blurred. We apologize for this.



Erasmus Summer Programme 2016

Preliminary date: August 8 – 26, 2016

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Erasmus Summer Programme takes its 25th anniversary to a whole new level


This year marks one of the most important milestones in NIHES’ history; the 25th edition of its Erasmus Summer Programme. A quarter of a century of proudly providing cutting-edge training in quantitative medical and health research should not go by unnoticed, and NIHES has every intention in making sure that does not happen. Read more

Rotterdam, a city like no other


Rotterdam continues to shine as one of the hottest places to visit, according to the New York Times. With a population of over 600.000, Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherlands. Initially famous for its port, one of the biggest in Europe, Rotterdam is now one of the most visited cities in the Netherlands for many of its other undiscovered qualities.  Read more

Last hot seats available! Register now!


Just two more weeks until the anticipated start of the Erasmus Summer Programme 2014! Want a sneak-peek at what this year’s programme has to offer? Take a look at this year’s ESP Journal.

If you’re still in doubt about joining the courses you’ve been eyeing all along, this is your last chance to sign-up! The last few hot seats are still available, so grab them while you can.

We hope to see you soon!

Excitement is mounting around the upcoming Erasmus Summer Programme

August is drawing closer and the anticipation is brewing. The Erasmus Summer Programme 2014 is around the corner and all preparations surrounding this well-awaited annual event are in full throttle.

Each year the Erasmus Summer Programme provides hundreds of students, researchers and health professionals with the opportunity to boost their academic careers.

It is a specialized event that offers three weeks of á la carte research training in health sciences. Providing its participants with a broad range of dynamic courses, both introductory and advanced, where people have the flexibility to mix and match the courses to their own individual programme.

Applications are rolling in so make sure you register on time!


We look forward to welcoming you this summer.

Another great success with the 23rd edition of the Erasmus Summer Programme

For the very first time, this year’s Erasmus Summer Programme was hosted in the brand new Education Center of the Erasmus Medical Center. Here, more than 500 participants were welcomed from nearly 50 countries around the world. Participants represented all fields of expertise in health sciences. Each and every one of them with the strong desire to advance their knowledge with the pioneering expertise the Erasmus Summer Programme provides. Set at the highest standards, this programme successfully met the great expectations of all participants.

“Throughout the three-week programme, I have had valuable experiences and developed essential knowledge enhancing my profession in research methodology and data analysis. I have certainly gained the right concepts and new perspectives in doing research that will assist me immensely in my current and future research projects. Hence, I strongly recommend this program to young researchers since this program can offer you the best you’ve ever wanted.”

Pannipa Suwannasom, clinician in the area of cardiology from Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai hospital, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

“It is exciting to see so many young and talented health professionals embarking on an international career as a researcher, executive or advisor in the health sciences. Health matters, for patients, people and populations. We are proud to help these talents realize their high ambitions”

Professor Albert Hofman, Scientific Director of the Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences

You are in the Picture!

The Erasmus Summer Programme 2013, last call for registrations!


The start of the 23rd edition of the esteemed Erasmus Summer Programme is just around the corner. An intense three-week programme where students and academic health professionals from all over the world come together to engage in this career-advancing event.

The Erasmus Summer Programme 2013 commences on the 12th of August providing the invaluable opportunity to take part in the programme’s courses, lectures and master classes in cutting-edge biomedical topics. Each course is specially designed to satisfy the needs of students and health professionals with a specific interest – such as clinical medicine, general practice, public health, epidemiology, genetics and biostatistics.

All in all, definitely not an experience to be missed! If you haven’t already, sign up now!

You’re in the picture!

ESP 2012 group picture
Farewell dinner & certificates at Rotterdam’s Wereldmuseum
Erasmus Summer Programme’s Practicals & Presentations
Rotterdam harbour cruise on the Tapasboat