8th EFMC Short Course on Medicinal Chemistry

Engineering of Biopharmaceuticals

 Oegstgeest (near Leiden), The Netherlands    March 16-19, 2014


The short course will be held at the Castle Oud Poelgeest.

Castle Oud Poelgeest
Poelgeesterweg 1
Telephone: +31 (0)71 - 517 42 24
Fax: +31 (0)71 - 515 64 78

Accommodation (3 nights, arriving March 16) at the Castle is included in the registration fee.

How to get there

The Oud-Poelgeest estate is situated in the village of Oegstgeest, nearby Leiden, and actually ten minutes from Leiden Railway Station.

A: From Schiphol Airport by train
Please take the train 'Schiphollijn' to Leiden Central Railway Station. At this station you can take a taxi or a bus to Oud Poelgeest. (Taxi from the station to Oud Poelgeest costs ca. € 9,00).

B: From Schiphol Airport by car
Please take the A4, then take the A44 (the 2 lanes on the right side), direction Den Haag - Leiden, not Den Haag - Rotterdam.

Take exit no. 6 Oegstgeest-Noord. Turn to the left at the traffic lights (under the viaduct) and follow the road. At the end of this road turn to the right. Pass the traffic lights and go to the left at the second possibility (before the roundabout). This is the entrance of the estate.

C: From Leiden Central Railway Station by bus
Bus 50 (approximately 10-15 minutes). Please leave the bus at the stop 'Marelaan' and walk in the direction of the bus. After you have passed the roundabout, you will find the entrance of the estate on your right-hand side.