I not only graduated from Masters in Global Health with a degree, but with more valuable friendships and memories. Phuong is originally from Vietnam and has a background in International Business management. She wanted to find ways to improve the lives of people, and that is why she chose Global Health at Karolinska Institutet. How… Read More 🇻🇳 From Vietnam to improving health in Zambia 🇿🇲
Our last course of the first year was “health risk assessment” and last month, I wrote about our study trip to the Swedish Chemicals Agency (KEMI), which was part of this course. But in this blog, I will briefly review the whole course! The course was divided into two parts – lectures and risk assessment assignments.… Read More Health Risk Assessment – Course Review
It’s official. The Class of 2018 has graduated!!! My family came to celebrate with us in Stockholm this way. And this is what we got up too….. 10:00am City Hall (1) First stop was the Stockholm City Hall (Stockholms stadshus). It’s a pretty standard municipal building from the outside*, however the view over Söder Mälarstrand is… Read More 👨👩👧👧 How to entertain your family in Stockholm (ft. the Willocks)
Hej Hej! This post has been long overdue but I was out travelling to places and thus the delay! However, here comes the course review on one of my most favourite course in the Biomedicine programme: Biostatistics. General Description: A major part of conducting research is to be able to analyse the data collected and… Read More End of semester 4 course review: Biostatistics
The Autumn academic year is nearing and newly-admitted students are busy making preparations to embark on their Swedish adventure. Here are a couple of resources that will help you pack, and navigate through this process: Tullverket This is the equivalent to the customs agency in Sweden, and even for seasoned travellers, it is important to… Read More 5 good to know things before packing for Sweden.
After the graduation ceremony held on the 31st of May, and celebrations that spanned over the weekend, it is time to think about the post-global health career agenda. While certain Global Health graduates do not have concrete plans for their next career move, here are a few of the avenues open to the graduands. 1.Publish… Read More 😌Global Health candidates have their career options lined up after graduation.
The class of 2017/2018 of the Global Master’s programmes have graduated today. The ceremony was live-streamed on the Karolinska Institutet Student Facebook page for those who could not make it to the ceremony. The event was held in Aula Medica, Erling Persson lecture hall, which was packed with cheering family and friends. The ceremony lasted for… Read More 🎓Masters in Global Health graduation ceremony 2018
Hello hello, This summer I had the chance to take a wonderful trip to Visby to visit my boyfriend’s family. It was truly a much needed trip to after all the work and study stress. Visby is a small town on the island of Gotland, one of the best well preserved medieval historic sites and… Read More My trip to Visby this summer!
Last week, students involved in the public health course have submitted their work for evaluation. Currently, these students are being given an opportunity to present their thesis. Even though the process may be daunting, here is why you should not miss out on the presentations. Discuss with students The presentations are a unique opportunity to… Read More 🏫 Here is how you will miss out if you do not attend the ongoing Global Health thesis presentations.
Do you get excited for graduation on Thursday? Have you prepared for your outfit? Let’s have a tiny spoiler for graduation ceremony from last year! Click the video 👇 Youtube Channel: Karolinska Institutet student blogs Free to contact with me! Erwei Zeng E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org