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Approximately one in five Europeans suffers from chronic pain. Recognising chronic pain as a combination of physical dysfunction, beliefs, coping strategies, distress, illness behaviour and social interactions, the Interuniversity Postgraduate programme in Algology teaches caregivers in the various multimodal and multidisciplinary ways to maximise the pain reduction, quality of life, independence and mobility of people suffering from chronic pain.

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after your education


If you want to continue your academic career, you can apply for a PhD position at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. All you need is a promoter, research subject and sufficient funding. Are you up for this challenge?

First step in the market

The VUB helps you to make your first step in the job market with workshops, networking events, job fairs, tips ‘n tricks for job interviews. All an ambitious student needs!

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