Biggest Life Science Career Fair at KI: it is finally happening!

In today’s world even studying with good grades in one of the best medical universities in the world does not guarantee you a quick start of your career. Why? Because there is a gap between university walls and walls of the companies: students are not aware of what expected of them “out there” and companies… Read More Biggest Life Science Career Fair at KI: it is finally happening!

Karolinska Master Students – Face of “Digital Health Days 2014”

On 25-26th of August Stockholm hosted one of the most innovative conferences of the year – Digital Health Days 2014 (DHD 2014) – which aims at establishing Stockholm as one of the leading hubs for Digital Health. The conference was arranged for the first time last year and turned out to be a success due to… Read More Karolinska Master Students – Face of “Digital Health Days 2014”

KI Entrepreneurs: Company “aquila biolabs”.

In order to learn more about another company founded be recent Karolinska graduates we will transfer ourselves to Aachen, a University City in Germany and home to aquila biolabs, a young German biotech company that was founded by my classmates Jens Bayer and Daniel Grünes, together with two experienced scientists from the RWTH Aachen University. The… Read More KI Entrepreneurs: Company “aquila biolabs”.

KI Entrepreneurs: Company “BrightMed”

In this series of blog posts I am immensely proud to share with you stories of the start-ups, founded by students during their studies at Global Master in Bioentrepreneurship program. I hope these stories will encourage other students with innovative ideas dare to test them by becoming entrepreneurs. And we will start here, in Stockholm,… Read More KI Entrepreneurs: Company “BrightMed”

Glimpse in to Career Opportunities or Life “after Bioentrepreneurship”

Since 4th of June 2014 we are not master students at Bioentrepreneurship program, but young professionals looking for new challenges and opportunities, eager to find out career path and contribute to Life Science industry development. As one of the most popular questions I receive from Prospective Students is “What are the career opportunities after graduating… Read More Glimpse in to Career Opportunities or Life “after Bioentrepreneurship”

Receiving Global Swede Award: what does it mean for me

It is amazing what surprises life can give us sometimes! But can we learn from that? Surprise of the year happened to me recently – I was invited to attend a ceremony “Global Swede 2014”, which took place at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs on 12th of May.  It was absolutely unexpected award and event that not only made me… Read More Receiving Global Swede Award: what does it mean for me

Master thesis: Episode IV – Full draft submitted: anxiety while waiting for a feedback

Yes, time for the first important milestone has come – last week on 7th of May we submitted our full draft of master thesis report. What’s now? Submission of the full draft of the master thesis report basically implies that the whole report should be sent to the course directors for preliminary evaluation. All parts… Read More Master thesis: Episode IV – Full draft submitted: anxiety while waiting for a feedback

Stay Healthy or time to promote KI Health Promotion activities

Writing master thesis, doing group work or preparing for exams – I guess every student had at least once experienced a negative effect of intense studying on his/her health. It can be back or neck pain, problems with sleep, or may be anxiety caused by the desire to manage everything according to the top requirements. In… Read More Stay Healthy or time to promote KI Health Promotion activities

Stockholm – a right place for young entrepreneurs to be!

Stockholm is well known as “Venice of the North”, for its beauty and style, and also as one of the most environmentally cities in the world. In addition to these facts, I would like to highlight another side of Stockholm – according to The New York Times Stockholm is recognized as one of the hottest… Read More Stockholm – a right place for young entrepreneurs to be!