More specifically I should say “Happy Lunar New Year!” Lunar New Year is the first day of the year based on the lunar calendar that calculates days using the lunar cycle. Although this calendar is ancient and no longer the official way to base on, the lunar calendar still heavily influences many Asian cultural traditions and… Read More HAPPY NEW YEAR! (Again)
Well I am here to tell you, that climate change is happening right now and the effects of the change is not going to show 20 years in the future because it is affecting your health today. For some it might be a stretch, linking toxicology knowledge and current climate change issues. However if you… Read More Something to Think About…
Allow me to introduce Histopathology and Clinical Pathology, my 4th course. It is a 2 weeks course like Toxicokinetics, but the course itself falls in a totally different category. For Toxicokinetics we study through computer graphic models and for Histopathology we study through microscopes. Histopathology classes are split between morning and afternoon. Usually in the morning, we… Read More Histopathology and Clinical Pathology
As the 2016 holiday season comes to an end, I look outside my window with a cup of hot chocolate in hand thinking about my first Christmas in Sweden. As a holiday enthusiast it is nice to experience different Christmas culture and one of the big things I have noticed is that everywhere here sells… Read More Chinese Herbs vs. Swedish Christmas Food
As the holiday celebration fast approaches, I need to share with you the events of the last celebration: Toxicology’s 40th Year! The actual day of celebration started with an afternoon seminar from “Tox Mother” Annika Hanberg, then the lectures of adverse outcome pathways (AOP), endocrine disruption, etc. Following the lectures there was cocktail hours where we… Read More To Another 40 Years!
25 November 2016 – Toxicology 40th Year Celebration Countdown Begins! What are you planning to do on 25 November, 2016? How about spending your afternoon at Aula Medica to learn about health risk assessment and how to make the world a better place with chemical safety? To celeberate Toxicology’s 40th birthday, presenters from Institute of… Read More Save the Date
When studying in Karolinska Institutet, you go from intense lectures to never ending group projects. While that alone takes up a lot of your time and energy, there are still many fun social activites that will interest you to join at the end of a long day, A good place to start is the Medicinska… Read More Now and Later
Hej! My name is Jennifer. My role in the KI digital ambassador team is a blogger for the Master’s Program in Toxicology. What does this role mean? It means that you can get a glimpse of Sweden, a taste of Karolinska Institutet, or specifically an insight into the Toxicology Program, through my blogs. But first,… Read More Dare to Dream