ASAP is the association by and for Amsterdam UMC PhD candidates. ASAP organizes a variety of events throughout the year, where you can learn, develop yourself, have fun and meet fellow PhD candidates.Β 

September 21
VUMC, Ijsel zaal
16.00 - 17.00

Come to our Pimp My workshop on innovative thesis printing and learn all there is to know about sustainability, paper types, QR codes, blank prints, layman prints, the printing processes and more in only 1 hour!

There will be physical templates for you to feel and see all the available options!

This time we host the workshop in the VUmc in zaal de Ijssel, at floor E2. Make sure to register through the link.Β 

See you there!

Pimp My Running 2023

PIMP MY: Running

6, 13, 20, 27 Sept & 4 Oct
Time: 19.00 - 20.00
Costs: 20,-

Absolute beginner or want to become a better/faster or pain free runner?! During these 5 training sessions a certified ALOO running trainer from Flow-Motion will guide you to improve your running by combining interval training with technique and strength exercises. We offer you 5 running sessions including an individual running schedule based on your experience and goals and discount at Run2Day and ALL4Running. Costs: 20 euros (usual price: 10 per class). So grab your running shoes and get ready for some run fun together with your PhD colleagues! πŸƒπŸΎβ€β™€οΈπŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ only 20 spots available so make sure to register!Β 


November 2
Planetarium Amsterdam
Costs: 6,50

Don’t know what to do after your PhD? Or are you simply curious about the different career options that are out there? Come to the ASAP Career Event on the 2nd of November 2023!

This event is meant for all Amsterdam UMC PhD students and postdocs who want to find out what career opportunities are out there waiting for them. Whether you want to continue doing research or whether you want to go into a completely different direction, this event is for you! The day is filled with inspiring speakers (e.g. ex-politician, scientist, and entrepreneur Ronald Plasterk), and educational workshops. There is also the option to have your CV checked and to take a professional headshot. We wrap up the day with drinks and the opportunity to network with various (medical) companies!



see you soon

Every PhD student affiliated with Amsterdam UMC is automatically a member of ASAP

Laura van Poppel – Chair

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