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)
Have you ever gone through the process of writing a Master’s Thesis? If you are thinking about applying to one of the KI Global Master’s, or if you are a first year student, you might see it very far… However, time flies! Believe me, you won’t even realize and you’ll be there, sitting in the… Read More Master’s Thesis: an overview from the day of the deadline
The Master’s of Bioentrepreneurship is the ‘odd one out’ of the other programmes. It is not a science degree, it is not a medical degree, it is not your typical KI course. When asked I always describe my programme as ‘essentially a business administration education that focuses on life science companies’ (there is no… Read More A History of MBE (and why we are happy to be the odd one out)
Για όσους δεν με γνωρίζετε, ονομάζομαι Χριστίνα και σπουδάζω το Master’s in Biomedicine στο Karolinska Institutet. Κατάγομαι από τη Θεσσαλονίκη και πριν έρθω εδώ σπούδασα στο Βιολογικό ΑΠΘ. Από όσο γνωρίζω, το Ινστιτούτο Καρολίνσκα δεν είχε ξανά Ελληνίδα Digital Ambassador και έτσι αυτή είναι η πρώτη ευκαιρία να συγκεντρωθούν όλες οι πληροφορίες σε ένα πιο… Read More Ο απόλυτος οδηγός στα Ελληνικά για τις σπουδές στο Ινστιτούτο Καρολίνσκα και στη Σουηδία
At the beginning of the course, I couldn’t imagine getting to the point where I would sit back and look at the final product – 48 pages, written by me and ready for delivery. But I did it! I submitted my thesis on time and want to share some tips on how I got there… Read More Thesis submission – 5 tips to getting there safely
We are almost there… 2 more weeks and we’ll be graduating from the Master’s! Right before that, I was asked to answer a couple of questions regarding my experience in the programme during the last 2 years: this video is an interview with quick-answer questions that is a good summary from when I started studying at Karolinska Institutet until now,… Read More 12 questions about the Master’s in Biomedicine… before graduating!
Some research questions are better addressed with a qualitative approach. This course was designed to highlight the importance of qualitative methods as we have been focusing on quantitative methods. Though we are not allowed to do a qualitative study for our thesis project, it is important to understand how to implement qualitative methods if the… Read More Course review: Qualitative Methods
Biostatistics has been my favorite course in the Biomedicine Master’s program and here’s four reasons I absolutely loved every bit of the course- 1. Course Leader The course was entirely taught by Paolo Frumento. He managed both the theory and practical classes and all of us had built a good rapport with him. He was… Read More Course review: Biostatistics
As you may have guessed, our curriculum at KI involves different labs and methods. Even though they all have their memorable moments, one of the laboratories we worked in the course of Applications of Methods in Toxicological Research that interested me the most is the zebrafish lab. The lab was divided into 2 parts, gene expression and… Read More My First Zebrafish
Scientific writing has many rules, one could say it is almost like an algorithm. Well, some people did look at it as algorithms and 0-1 codes and came up with tools to aid scientists or generally people in the academia with writing. I will now list a few sites I have found helpful when trying… Read More Lost for words? Here are 15 sites to help you improve and accelerate your scientific writing!