“Lies, damned lies and statistics”: A course review

The first module of our second semester was ‘Basic Epidemiology and Statistics’. There was a real mixture of experience with statistics in our class; some people had used statistical software daily in their jobs, whilst others hadn’t studied the subject since school. However, all of us appreciated the importance of this course, as a strong… Read More “Lies, damned lies and statistics”: A course review

Pharmacology and Toxicology course information

Hello! Here comes another course related blog! We are currently studying Pharmacology and Toxicology which is a 10 credit course. The course is divided into two parts so we get two different schedules for Pharmacology and Toxicology respectively. We are studying pharmacology to understand how treatment using drugs work on a cellular level on the… Read More Pharmacology and Toxicology course information

5 surprisingly FREE things in Stockholm (and 3 things that surprisingly aren’t)

Sweden is quite expensive but like any place in the world, you can always find things to do for free 😀 Stockholm is no exception, you can visit the old town, go to a museum, visit one of the many parks or take a free walking tour. However, Sweden has surprised me several times with other FREE things… Read More 5 surprisingly FREE things in Stockholm (and 3 things that surprisingly aren’t)

Time for some course review!! Tissue Biology

Hello everyone! This post is sort of long overdue considering we have already started the 3rd course of this semester but nevertheless, here is the course review for the 2nd course of semester 4th semester of Biomedicine Bachelor.- Tissue Biology. This is a 5 credit course, right after the Neuroscience held in the Flemingsberg.  The… Read More Time for some course review!! Tissue Biology

The first step to applying for a Bachelor Thesis abroad!

Hello again! Now that it is the 4th semester of the Bachelor Biomedicine programme, it is time to talk about the application for Bachelor thesis! The thesis is in the 6th and last semester of the programme, meaning next year but the application process starts now. I know it may seem too early but as… Read More The first step to applying for a Bachelor Thesis abroad!

Working during your studies: if I can do it, you can too!

I have been working since day 1 of my master’s programme here at Karolinska Institutet (KI), but only recently did I start a more permanent part-time job. During my first year at KI, I tutored regularly and though it was hard, I managed it quite well. Now, I work 60% at a different department at… Read More Working during your studies: if I can do it, you can too!