The curse of (not getting) the Swedish personnummer

You are always told by people around you that life is easier as a student. Truly the world changes and sometimes problems metamorphose to dilemmas after you graduate. I say this at the risk of sounding over dramatic. This blog post defines my frustrations that are entangled with the personummar. The Swedish personal number or… Read More The curse of (not getting) the Swedish personnummer

International bootcamp in Iceland in a slideshow

This is the collection of photographs taken during the international bootcamp in Iceland -Social Innovation meets Art and Design in Iceland organised by Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship (SSES). A perfect concoction¬†of city life, nature, camping, work, fun, new perspectives, revised attitudes and new friendsūüôā Apply-Work-Have Fun-Enjoy-Benefit!

Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship

As a student at KI you are eligible to become an active member of Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship (SSES)¬†in Stockholm. This School is a great hub of applied entrepreneurship that offers a plethora of entrepreneurial activities including seminars, workshops, conferences, bootcamps, competitions, fellowship programmes. Regardless of whether you are only have a business idea, a… Read More Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship

Lets save the world! Aka the Oncology course for biomedicine bachelors

Molecular Oncology and Statistics might¬†be my favorite course of the Biomedicine BSc program at KI, and I will tell you why. Will I be able to save the world from cancer after doing this course? Perhaps through interdisciplinary research and translational science! I remember a¬†biology class in high school. My friend had asked the biology… Read More Lets save the world! Aka the Oncology course for biomedicine bachelors

More health informatics jobs are coming in the near future ‚Äď here is why

The world (and ¬†USA in particular) will need more health informatics professionals in the future. More jobs for us! That‚Äôs what I found out by looking at some statistics anyway, and I thought I would share the good news. ¬† The health care reform in the US creates the demand Over the past several years,… Read More More health informatics jobs are coming in the near future ‚Äď here is why

Welcome to Stockholm Event at the City Hall

If you are a new international student in Stockholm, you shouldn’t miss this opportunity! Every semester the recently arrived international students are invited to a reception ceremony at the Stockholm City Hall (Stockholm Stadshus), in which they are welcomed by the President of the Stockholm City Council¬†and several other authorities. It’s the¬†perfect chance to see… Read More Welcome to Stockholm Event at the City Hall

Links to keep up with the news in Medicine and Healthcare

Research is a boundless and immense sphere on its own, but when it comes to medicine and healthcare the¬†limit becomes unlimited. When you study at a leading medical university, such as Karolinska Institutet, it is vital to be informed, at least vaguely on some matters, about the breakthroughs, new developments, research, news etc. that are… Read More Links to keep up with the news in Medicine and Healthcare

Master’s Thesis: hints and tips

The second year of every¬†Global Master’s Programme at Karolinska is mostly about doing a Master’s Degree Project. In case of MSc in Public Health Sciences, it is advisable to¬†choose the path first: either within health economics, health policy or health management.¬†The concoction which consists of your general/specific knowledge in a particular matter/subject, your personal interest… Read More Master’s Thesis: hints and tips