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Dear Students,

We would like to offer you a new course which belongs to SSA work.

This is the Introduction to principles of students’ scientific research.

The purpose of the subject is to familiarize students with the basic knowledge needed for the beginning of any scientific work.

The aim of the subject is to equip students with these skills before starting the TDK work, or even during an already running TDK work that has already started at the Semmelweis University.

Topics include, but are not limited to the planning of a scientific project, help in literature search, presentation skills, guide to write a formal thesis and biostatistical principles.

Sign up for the subject via NEPTUN.

Venue: ONLINE via ZOOM 

Type of exam: test.

Credit value: 2.


Detailed Curriculum


1. week 18/02/2021 18:30-20:00

Introduction to a Scientific Student Work. Past and present. The process and faults of information processing.

Prof. Dr. Szijártó Attila

professor, director, president of SSA

1st Department of Surgery


2. week 25/02/2021 18:30-20:00

Medical Research: Past-Present-Future?

Dr. Szigeti Gyula


Directorate of Innovation


3. week 04/03/2021 18:30-20:00

Basic biomedical research in the 21st century

Prof. Dr. Mócsai Attila

professor, D.Sc
Department of Physiology 


4. week 11/03/2021 18:30-20:00

The basic principles and the ethics of animal experimentation

Dr. Szabó Györgyi

associate professor, intézetvezető helyettes

Department of Surgical Research and Techniques


5. week 18/03/2021 18:30-20:00

Ethical questions of Human Research

Prof. Dr. Kovács József

professor, director

Institute of Behavioural Sciences


 6. week 25/03/2021 18:30-20:00

 Evidence-based medicine – assessment of the level of evidence

Dr. Szakács Zsolt

resident doctor

University of Pécs, 1st Department of Internal Medicine


 7. week 01/04/2021 18:30-20:00

Basic and clinical biostatistics in daily use

Prof. Dr. Prohászka Zoltán


3rd Department of Internal Medicine


8. week 08/04/2021 18:00-19:00

Advanced biostatistics

Dr. Kökény Gábor

associate professor

Dept. of Translational Medicine


9. week 15/04/2021 18:30-20:00

Preparation of scientific works, publications, and theses

Dr. Fülöp András


1st Department of Surgery


10. week 22/04/2021 18:30-20:00

Literature research

Szluka Péter


Semmelweis Univertsity Central Library


11. week 29/04/2021 18:30-20:00

Presentation and style

Leindler Milán


ETK, Alkalmazott Pszichológiai Tanszék


12. week 06/05/2021 18:30-20:00

 Data saves lives and public money

 Dr. Szócska Miklós

associate professor, director

Health Services Management Training Center


13. week 13/05/2021 18:30-20:00

Course completion, summary, test writing

Dr. Szijártó Attila

professor, vice director, president of SSA

1st Department of Surgery