June 6th - June 9th 2017

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Enjoy interactive workshops...

Present your research in poster sessions...

...and meet other students from over 55 different countries

Abstract submission is open from October 31st 2016 till February 3rd 2017


  • ISCOMS – the International Student Congress of (bio)Medical Sciences – is one of the world’s leading student congresses in (bio)medical sciences.
  • The 24th edition of ISCOMS will take place from the 6th of June until the 9th of June at the University Medical Center of Groningen in the Netherlands. It offers a stimulating venue for student research exchange and gives students the opportunity to broaden their social scientific network!
  • Besides the congress itself, we also provide an opportunity for ambitious students to follow our ISCOMS Research Fellowships (IRF).

Target audience

Presenting participants:

  • Undergraduate students
  • Graduate students
  • People who have just graduated, but conducted their research while being a student
  • For Medicine, Pharmacy, Biology, Dentistry, Human Movement Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Engineering & Life Science and Technology students

If you aren’t going to present your research, you can always visit ISCOMS as a non-presenting participant!

ISCOMS is one of the world’s leading
student congresses in (bio)medical sciences.

The International Student Congress of (bio)Medical Sciences, also known as ISCOMS,
is a non-profit organisation made up of students that aims to promote student research and the international exchange of it.

Our Keynote Lectures

Prof. Stefan Hell PhD
Nobel Laureate 2014

Director at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen and professor of experimental physics, University of Göttingen.

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Prof. Cisca Wijmenga PhD
Spinoza Prize Winner 2015

Professor of human genetics and head of the department of genetics,
University Medical Center Groningen

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Maura Arsiero PhD

Director Business Development at Second Sight Medical Products, Sàrl, Switzerland

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ISCOMS 2016 Aftermovie

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