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Do you have a research idea that you want to implement, but you don't know where and how to start? If so, then this practical seminar is for you!

Under the guidance of Prof. Flemming Dela and Assist. Prof. Dace Reihmane, you will be able to develop and polish your research idea for submission to "Student Research and Innovation Grants (SPIG)" scholarship competition. 

Language: English
Places: limited
  • A certificate will be issued to each student for their participation
  • Students will have the opportunity to attend the missed classes with another group


10:00Experience: SPIG scholarship fellow
10:30Theory: “How to turn a research idea into project proposal? Avoid major pitfalls!”
11:00Practical part I: frame and justify your research idea
14:00Experience: Inese Čakstiņa-Dzērve, SPIG mentor, Leading researcher and assistant prof. at RSU, Fulbright scholarship fellow at Harvard Medical School
14:30Practical part II: choose appropriate methods and draw up a budget for your project proposal
15:30Present, discuss and receive feedback on your idea

Seminar Leaders

Flemming Dela


MD, DMSci, professor of pathophysiology at University of Copenhagen, Xlab,  H-index: 68. Flemming Dela’s research focuses on the influence of physical training on metabolism and the cardiovascular system. Supervisor of more than 100 Bachelor's and Master's students, and ~30 PhD and doctoral students.
Dace Reihmane


Dr. biol., assistant professor at RSU, Department of Human Physiology and Biochemistry, head of the study course “Medical Biochemistry”.


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