APROVE (AMC Promovendi Vereniging) regularly organizes activities for all Amsterdam UMC, location AMC PhD students. Most events are organized yearly: the New Year’s drinks, Zomerborrel (Summer Drinks), Career Event, PhD Thesis Printers Fair, and our biggest yearly event: the Science Night. The ‘Pimp my…’ sessions are organized monthly. In these short sessions around lunch time, various interesting subjects are covered, such as presentation skills, cryptocurrencies, mindfulness, or getting a mortgage. They are free of charge and open to everyone.
The events are primarily targeted at the Amsterdam UMC, location Academic Medical Center, PhD students, but aspiring or former PhD candidates, other colleagues, or just anyone fun and interested is welcome to join! Besides, some of the activities are organized in cooperation with PROVUmc, the PhD association of Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc.