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LifeTrain: towards a European framework for continuing professional development in biomedical sciences

Successful biomedical scientists learn throughout their careers. The LifeTrain project aims to optimize investments in learning to support the development of medicines in Europe and to encourage stronger interactions between industry and academia.

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  1. Klech, H. et al. European initiative towards quality standards in education and training for discovery, development and use of medicines. Eur. J. Pharm. Sci. 45, 515–520 (2012).

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Hardman, M., Brooksbank, C., Johnson, C. et al. LifeTrain: towards a European framework for continuing professional development in biomedical sciences. Nat Rev Drug Discov 12, 407–408 (2013).

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