• Take the Mental Health Survey 2023!

    Dear doctoral students, The stress and pressures of doctoral studies put PhD students at a high risk for mental health issues. The DSA is dedicated to improving the health and welfare of PhD students. To better understand the situation of doctoral students at KI, we ask you to fill out the 2023 Mental Health Survey at the following link: Your answers will be anonymous. The survey takes around 10 minutes to complete. Achieving a high participation rate is key in demonstrating to KI that student mental health issues are a problem that warrants action. Therefore, we need your answers, regardless of how good or bad your mental health is. Your…

  • Exciting positions at Lumell Associates

    Are you a PhD or postdoc and interested in applying your skills and experience in new and exciting ways to improve peoples’ lives? Join Lumell Associates, the leading strategic advisor in healthcare and other welfare sectors in the Nordics! We’re looking for highly motivated PhD/postdocs to join our Stockholm team, as full-time management consultants. As a management consultant, you’ll work on a variety of projects for clients including government agencies, healthcare providers, and investment firms, supporting decision makers in tackling complex challenges. Our team is made up of professionals from diverse backgrounds, including medicine, economics, engineering, and political science, and we take pride in our interdisciplinary and scientific approach to…

  • KIPA x DSA Summer Party -May 26th

    Let’s kick off the season of sunshine and good vibed with a night you wont forget at our sizzling summer party! Following the incredible success of our last Christams party, DSA and KIPA are teaming up once more to bring you a night of music, games and good times with fellow students, postdocs and more! Don’t wait – We are now sold out of early bird tickets! Get your pre-sale tickets for 70 SEK.

  • Welcome to KI’s first Sustainable Research Week!

    The Sustainable Research Week is a three-day conference organized by MF’s Students for Sustainable Development (SSD) at Karolinska Institutet and will take place on the KI Solna campus on Wednesday 19th, Thursday 20th and Friday 21st April 2023.  During this hybrid event, keynote speakers, researchers as well as science company representatives from all over the world, will have the opportunity to share their knowledge and experience on several topics regarding the role of sustainability in research, as well as to raise awareness on current sustainability issues along with possible solutions.  Each day will be held within a specific theme:  Day 1: Alternatives to animal models and products used in research (9.00 –…

  • “2023 PhD Conference: Opportunities and Collaboration in Science” organised by DSA

    Gain insights into opportunities and collaborations in science, both in industry and academia! Learn about:•Translational Research Collaborations•Collaborations with Industry/Private Sector•Unexpected Career-Paths•Communicating and Networking in Science•Work-Life Balance You will have the chance to network with our invited company speakers through the 2-day conference! Dates: 29-05-2023 to 30-05-2023 Where: Grant Hotel Saltsjöbaden, Hotellvägen 2, 133 35 Saltsjöbaden Sign up before 17th April! For any questions or comments, feel free to contact DSA: [email protected] Registration fee: 1 000 sek (heavily subsidized contribution to be paid by your PI) For the conference, each student will be asked to present a poster or give a talk about their PhD Project. The best 11 abstracts will be selected…

  • Join the Nerd Night Quiz -March 29th

    Do you like learning about science with some pizza and drinks on the side? Then join our upcoming Nerd Night Quiz on March 29th at 5pm! It will be hosted in SciLifeLab in the Gamma 2 kitchen.  Nerd Night is a science slam event organized by BUS and open for everyone. KI researchers will give an insight into their area of study and their research. Hopefully, this gives you a better understanding of the current research areas and you get further acquainted with lab work.  To make this event more interactive, there will be a small quiz once all speakers gave their talk. This is a great chance for all…

  • Neuroscience Seminar for PhD Students

    Welcome to the next talk in the neuroscience seminar series! Title: What does sleep do for the brain and why are we so differently affected by sleep loss? Speaker: Prof John Axelsson, Ph.D. | Stockholm University, Sweden Time: Wednesday 15th February | 03:00 pm Place: Room Ragnar Granit, Biomedicum, KI Solna Please register via email to alina.aaltonen@ki.se or scan the QR code in the attachment. See you all there!

  • Xmas party on December 3rd!

    Christmas is approaching and what better way to celebrate than with a huge party? KIPA and the DSA have combined their efforts to bring you the biggest party of the year. Tickets are now available for purchase. Click the button to get yours now or take your chances on the day! Where: MF Building, Nobels väg 10 When: Saturday, December 3rd Doors open: 7pm See you all there!

  • Finish on time: Academic Productivity Workshop for PhD students

    Welcome to the next Finish on time: Academic Productivity workshop for PhD students organised by the KI Career Service and the DSA! This seminar aims to help PhD students manage their stress levels and complete their research projects on time. When: November 15th at 9:00 Where: Online Interested? Scan the QR code on the banner above to get more information and register!

  • WHO Internship Programme

    For future leaders in public health WHO, as the leader in global public health issues, is committed to building a diverse pool of future leaders in public health. WHO’s Internship Programme offers a wide range of opportunities for students and recent graduates to gain insight into the technical and administrative programmes of WHO and enrich their knowledge and experience in various areas, thereby contributing to the advancement of public health. What are the objectives? Provide a framework for assigning eligible students from diverse academic backgrounds to WHO programmes where their educational experience can be enhanced through capacity building opportunities. Provide an opportunity for WHO programmes to benefit from engagement from…