• Enter the 3 Minute Thesis Competition!

    In an online event, 30 July, you will have the chance to present your PhD project together with participants from 7 universities member of the Alliance – NeurotechEU-The European University of Brain and Technology. The NeurotechEU Student Council is pleased to invite you to participate in this competition. There will be one session per university and at the end of it, one winner will be selected from each university to attend the Donders Cognition, Brain and Technology summer school (15th edition) on September 5-16 2022 with all the expenses paid. Besides, the winners will have the chance to present their research in full format to a large audience of established researchers at…

  • Join us at the PhD Midsommar mingle June 13th at 17:00

    Get a break from your experiments and join us on our next PhD mingle! Meet fellow PhD students and get to know the members of your DSA Board! Have fun and celebrate the coming of summer “The Swedish Way”. When: Monday June 13th at 17:00 Where: In front of KI library (campus Solna) See you there!

  • Join the next LIME talks at June 14th 15:00

    Exaptive innovation – Repurposing drugs Presenters James Barlow, Professor at Imperial College Business School Björn Arvidsson, Managing director at STUNS Life Science Product innovation – the creation of value-adding novelty can be achieved in two ways – by generating new forms or new functions.  The first, which we call Mode 1, consists of the development of a new form usually tasked to provide a new or improved function. The second, Mode 2, skips the development of a new form and seeks instead new functions in already existing forms. Mode 2 thus implies polyfunctionality, the presence of additional functions in existing forms. Most research and practice concerns Mode 1. There is…

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    Register for the Entrepreneurship in Healthcare Course autumn 2022

    Learn how to develop a research idea into a new company from experienced entrepreneurs, life science executives and academics. Course Description The programme is an initiative from the University of Oslo, in partnership with Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Karolinska Institutet, University of Copenhagen and Nansen Neuroscience Network. This course provides the skills and network for PhD students, researchers or clinicians to develop their research idea into successful businesses with a commercial output. Applicants are required to bring their own project idea, which will be the framework for the development of a business plan. Each participant will get a business mentor, who will provide guidance and advice during the process as…

  • Next Neuroscience Seminar Series for PhD Students on June 15th at 10:00

    Welcome to the next seminar in the neuroscience seminar series! Title: The role of anorexigenic protein ClpB produced by gut bacteria in regulation of appetite and in the origin of eating disorders Speaker: Sergueï Fetissov, Ph.D. | Professor of Physiology at Université de Rouen Time: Wednesday 15th of June | 10:00 am Place: Zoom and in Pers​on in Bioclinicum J3:13, Marc Bygdemansalen, KI Solna The aim of the seminar series for doctoral students is to get a systematic introduction on important topics in neuroscience, presented by leading researchers in their field. You would be able to discuss face-to-face with the researcher and other doctoral students. The event is supported by Doctoral programme in Neuroscience…

  • Call of Abstracts Mayo-KI Annual Meeting 2022

    This year’s Mayo Clinic – Karolinska Institutet conference will be held on September 26th – 27th, 2022. The collaboration steering committee is pleased to invite you to submit an abstract for a digital oral presentation or digital poster within any of the areas listed below. The intent of this meeting is to highlight and display existing collaborative excellence and promote future collaboration between Mayo Clinic and Karolinska Institutet. Details In general, digital oral presentations are approximately 10-15 minutes, including 5 minutes for discussion, but this may vary for specific break-out sessions. Digital posters will be displayed in an online interactive format for all attendees. Presenters are expected to attend the entire…

  • Apply for DATAETHICS Summer School 2022

    DATAETHICS Summer School 2022: “Big Data, Big Implications: Data Protection in Biomedicine” Bachelor, master, and doctoral students of KI in medicine, biomedicine, and life sciences – join us to debate on the significance of coupling ethical with scientific considerations of the curation and handling of biomedical data, and learn about the latest developments in data science, bioinformatics, and applied AI in (bio)medicine.  5 day-course  This 5-day course in Barcelona offers a unique set of lectures and activities enabling you to familiarise yourself with the value chain of ethical, social and legal considerations in the field of Biomedical Big Data (BBD) driven developments. You will listen to lectures from leading and…

  • Webinar: Current Career Opportunities in the Life Science Market

    Register now for this interesting webinar organized by Randstad Life Sciences, where they will discuss how the current job market looks like for scientists and different types of roles within the Life Science sector! Date: May 17th at 15:00 Register for the webinar by scanning the QR code in the poster above or click here!

  • Next DSA Meeting May 19th at 18:00

    You are hereby called to the next DSA board meeting on Thursday, May 19th, which will take place at 18:00 in hybrid form! Virtual Participation: Zoom In-person: Center for Molecular Medicine L8:05 018 (Acquired Immunity VIP), Visionsgatan 18, 171 76 Solna. Please be downstairs latest 17:45 if you don’t have access to the building and please don’t participate in person if you feel sick. See the meeting agenda below!

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    Open Positions at the Swedish National Union of Students

    Eager to work in teams or lead discussions that can improve higher education in Sweden? Then the following opportunities might be the right fit for you! The Swedish National Union of Students (SFS) has announced multiple open positions for their different divisions and Boards! SFS is an association of student unions at Swedish universities and colleges. It currently has about fifty member corps that represent approximately 350 students and doctoral students. SFS has the task of representing the interests of members and students. SFS represents students with different backgrounds and from different types of education, therefore SFS has a unique opportunity to speak for the student group as a whole.…