France (ANEMF) - Toulouse
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
472000
112000
All departments are available after the approval of the head of deparment
SCOPE : July or August
31 SCOPE STUDENTS
0 SCORE STUDENTS
60 €
Student's flat
French is required if you want to do an internship in Neurology/Neurosurgery or Psychiatry.
Appart from that, general EC will be followed.
http://www.acemt.net/leo/
LEOs
Oceane Caron
Mathis Curot
OVERVIEW


Hello fellow med student!

Welcome In Toulouse, one of the southest cities in France. Each year Toulouse is elected best city for students, so be prepare to enjoy your stay here : warm weather and warm people will not be lacking! :)

Toulouse is a city as rich in its historic backrougnd as in places to have a good time. You'll have the occasion to wander along Toulouse's streets paved by its famous red bricks or by its peaceful river The Garonne. During summer, people like to drink one beer (or two) on the riverside while eating tapas (spanish influences are important), visit the city and discover some hidden treasure, admire The Capitol and its square, enjoy the nightlife Place Saint Pierre, take picture on Pont-Neuf... So many possibilities! Don't expect to be bored here


Around Toulouse, there's also many option to choose from : sea, mountain, lakes or city trips. Whatever are you taste, be sure you'll find something to suit you once here !

So, ready to come? I am ready to welcome you anyway ! :)

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS
There's 3 main sites in Toulouse each 
  • Hôpital Purpan
  • Hôpital Pierre-Paul Riquet
  • Hôpital Paule de Viguier
  • Hôpital des Enfants
  • Hôpital Garonne
  • Hôpital de Psychiatrie
  • Hôpital Rangueil
  • Hôpital Larrey
  • Institut Universitaire du Cancer de Toulouse - Oncopole
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS

- Involvement of WNT.A gene in hypo- anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia
- Identification of genes responsible for micro/anophthalmia in human.
- Genomics, transplantation and public health including the ethical aspects
- Functional analysis of newly identified epidermal proteins: involvement in the terminal differentiation of keratinocytes and epidermal barrier function
- Expression profiles and functions of non coding RNAs in hematopoietic cancers
- Epidemiology of cardiovascular diseases
- Ensuring reliability of video data collected on French children
- Clinical and experimental Pharmacology of the cardiovascular autonomic nervous system
- Characterization of proteins involved in epidermal barrier function and Atopic Dermatitis pathophysiology
- Brain imaging of Alzheimer disease patients with anosognosia
- Brain and Cognition, Scenes and objects perception
- Behavioral and Neurobiological Bases of Cue-based Learning and Memory
- Multimodal neuroimaging in Alzheimer
- Social Epidemiology
- Signaling pathways evoked by proatherogenic stress-inducing agents in vascular cells
- Role of toxins in the virulence of Escherichia coli
- Role of the basal ganglia REM sleep behaviour disorder in Parkinson
- Role of ACPA on Rheumatoide Arthritis
- Research on molecular and cellular mechanisms, normal and pathological, involved in the control of platelet production and function.

BOARDING

We'll provide you with 60€ for a month.

LODGING
Usually, you'll stay at a student's flat whom is also taking part in an IFMSA exhange.

TRANSPORTATION
You'll have access to :
     - an international airport (Blagnac airport),
     - a railroad station (Matabiau railroad station)

     - 2 subway lines (A and B), 1 tramway line and lots of busses, which stop at midnight during the week but at           3AM every friday and saturday.

SOCIAL PROGRAM
We try to do as much activities as we can :
     - Upon Arrival Training
     - Educational Activities
     - Nights out in the city or along the Garonne
     - Weekend at the sea : snorkeling, visiting...
     - Weekend in the mountains : rafting, hinking...
     - Museums (a lot of them are related to space)
     - National Food and Drink Party (don't forget to bring something to share your culture!)
For the rest we'll discuss it when you get here

MUST SEE

Capitole, la Garonne, les quais de la Daurade, le canal, les carmes. Pyrénées, Carcassonne.

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