4th Biofilm Course

Copenhagen, Denmark
27 - 28 October 2016

The biofilm course introduces the participants to the topic of biofilms and its huge impact on chronic infections. Through lectures and a full day of hands on experiments, the participants will gain a vast understanding of biofilms and useable knowledge of how and when to implement biofilms into their research or product portfolio. The course will introduce several realistic in vitro and in vivo biofilm models for antimicrobial testing and offers possibility for the participants to bring their own dressing etc. to test in vitro (data will not be shared with other participants or published). 



Faculty 

  • Niels Høiby
    Prof., MD, Dr. Med. Sci., chairman of dpt. Clinical Microbiology 9301 at Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Thomas Bjarnsholt
    Dr.Med., Prof., University of Copenhagen, Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, Denmark
  • Morten Alhede
    PhD, Head of Biofilm Test Facility, University of Copenhagen, Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, Denmark
  • Maria Alhede
    PhD, University of Copenhagen, Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, Denmark