Date & Venue

Meeting Venue



The Life Science Career Day will take place on April 5th 2014, at the University Hospital Center, in Lausanne. The Centre hospitalier universitaire vaudois (CHUV) is one of the five university hospitals in Switzerland. Thanks to its collaboration with the Faculty of Biology and Medicine from Lausanne University, the CHUV plays a key part on a European scale in fields such as medical care, research and training.

The CHUV possesses 5 large amphitheatres, including one with 450 seats. An open space covering 500 m2, situated at the center of the congress premises provides a meeting forum area.

Access: try to travel by public transportation!

The University Hospital Centre (CHUV) is easily accessible by metro. The m2 metro line trip from the train station to the CHUV takes only 8 minutes and a one hour-ticket that covers the inner city zone costs CHF 3.50. By car, from the highway, please park at Vennes (Park&Ride) and then take the M2 to the CHUV stop.

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At the CHUV metro stop, follow the indications for the entrance to the main building. Then, follow the signs “Auditoires” that will guide you to the meeting forum and the Cesar Roux Auditorium.plan-cite-hospitaliere-900