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 🇿🇲
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!
Hello from sunny Stockholm! Last winter, I had blogged about the different activities that one can do while spending winter in Stockholm. Now that the sun shines brightly over Stockholm everyday and temperatures are going up till 27 degree Celsius, I decided to update you guys on some fun summer activities that you can do!… Read More 7 things to do during summer in Stockholm!
Hello again! Now that it is the 4th semester of the Bachelor Biomedicine programme, it is time to talk about the application for Bachelor thesis! The thesis is in the 6th and last semester of the programme, meaning next year but the application process starts now. I know it may seem too early but as… Read More The first step to applying for a Bachelor Thesis abroad!
This month I returned to Stockholm after 4 months in Copenhagen for my Practical Placement 2. This placement is the flagship of the Bioentrepreneurship programme and a chance for us to put what we learnt into practise with some real experience. Lot’s of bloggers have written about their experience with PP2. You should read about Yi’s… Read More My Novo Experience: A practical placement at Novo Nordisk
Hej Guys This post is well overdue since I finished my PP2 about 4 weeks ago 😮 The second internship or Practical Placement 2 is sort of the flagship of the Bioentrepreneurship programme at KI. The internships are what makes our study programme unique and are why many of my classmates came to KI in the… Read More Practical Placement 2: Where have we gone?
Hello hello! Recently, on the 14th of February I had the chance to go on a ski trip. I know! Great way to spend valentines day, falling oh-so-not-gracefully in snow 5 times! I had never been skiing before so this was a really exciting trip for me. Having lived in India for quite some time… Read More The first time I went skiing!
There are two of things you should probably know about being a Global Health student and travelling in Sweden: the time is limited and we already know the cost of life in Scandinavia is not exactly low. However, that does not mean you can’t travel – you just have to involve a little planning. Here… Read More Minimizing the costs and maximizing the fun of a one day trip
For Christmas this year I took a trip to Budapest, Hungary and Krakow, Poland. Budapest We went to an underground secret hospital that was converted into a museum for tourist today. Back in the day, it was set up as an emergency hospital during the siege of Budapest. The tour was only a short hour,… Read More 2017 Holidays with the Spirit of Christmas Past
When it comes to holidays, students of Global Health know that it is equally important to put in some effort, in order to feel disconnected from the routine of work. All work and no play is certainly not a feature displayed by class members. Going to a party, for me, is as much a learning… Read More 🎄Planning the holidays