This year marks the start of the second year of the Bachelors programme of Biomedicine for me! The course started at the end of August and is called Infection and Immunity. The course in general includes learning about immunology, bacteriology, virology, parasitology and so on. Essentially, we are learning about the human immune system such… Read More Infection and Immunity- Course 1, Semester 3
This weekend from the 23rd of September till the 25th of September there was a bakery and confectionery fair held and I had the opportunity to go attend it!! Let’s just say, getting to taste so many delicious chocolate treats just made my day. Also gave me a sugar rush but hey who cares! 😀… Read More The time I got to go to a bakery and confectionery fair
Karolinska institutet (KI) and the Mayo clinic in the USA have collaborated and held conferences every year, for over 20 years now. The purpose of the organisation is to integrate medical education and research with health care. The initial topics that the two institutions shared their research and work on was essentially metabolism, nutrition and… Read More The annual KI- Mayo clinic conference
Having spent a year in Stockholm, I decided to try and locate all the bakeries I could where they sell cakes or sugar delicacies. There may be times when you feel stressed and want to eat something chocolately or just have a sugar craving. If don’t know where you might find those sugary delights keep… Read More Need to satisfy your sugar craving? Here are my top 3 favourite bakeries in Stockholm!
A new year and new semester has begun at Karolinska Institutet! Having spent a year studying at KI, I decided to write a post on the two campus: Campus Solna and Flemingsberg. Today, I’ll be writing about Campus Flemingsberg. I’ll cover aspects like transport, facilities at the campus and share a few pictures. So without… Read More A virtual tour around Campus Flemingsberg!
To all the new students, First and foremost a warm welcome to KI and sunny Stockholm! (At least for now 😉 ) Introduction week has started at KI which means you have officially begun the journey of starting university life. Here’s a little something to know about life in Sweden and what to expect when… Read More What to expect when starting university!
With summer coming to an end (almost) and Year 2 being a month away, I thought it was time for some fika and reflection on Year 1. Hard to get rid of the fika habit despite it being only a year, might I add. Here’s a quick over view of all the subjects we have… Read More Bachelor’s programme in Biomedicine- Year 1 review
Summer may be the time to relax, go to the beach and and bask in the sun’s warmth but sometimes, it is also fun to take up a research project! Right?! Here are 3 ways to find an internship or some kind of project after finishing your first year of Bachelor’s. Internships over summer are… Read More 3 ways to find internships during summer
As summer is finally here in Sweden, these past few weeks of sunshine meant a lot of crazy trips and adventures took place. So without further ado, here are 5 things you can do in Sweden in summer! 1) Hiking There are lots of parks around Stockholm where you can go for a hike or… Read More Summer time in Sweden!
Hej Hej! Having just finished our last two modules for Part 2 of the the cell biology and genetics course and here’s the review for it. This means being one step closer to summer break! Obviously that’s after the final final exam but summer is definitely around the corner. The last two modules of the… Read More Molecular Biology and Genetics- Part 2 (Module Review)