First Summer School with great succsess

August 01, 2019

With great success, more than 35 young scientists have participated in the first cross-cluster summer school.

The School took place in Bonn from July 22nd - 26th 2019. It provided for young scientists the opportunity to meet outside their institutional campus and to explore new and innovative research directions, encouraging intensive scientific discussions.

The week started with a Design Thinking Workshop. The participants worked on innovative topics. Focus: The view over the horizon and the exchange about the respective projects. Main topics of nutritional epidemiology, the respective studies and cohorts were on the agenda in the following days. Statistical applications or a session on the interdisciplinary work in projects as well as the development of a research application rounded off the days.

In summer temperatures using the time to get to know Bonn on a city tour. Due to the lively exchange among the participants, the week in Bonn became an experience. No later than next year. Then for the second Summer School in Jena.