Newsletter 53/December 12, 2014

The KICancer Personalised Cancer Medicine - (PCM) Program looks for a director.

Application deadline January 20, 2015

The PhD-training program (FoTO) will get a new Studierektor

From January 1st assoc prof Teresa Frisan, CMB, will take up part-time assignment as Study Councellor (studierektor). This will bring  a real strength to the program and primarily to the development of courses and pedagogics.

The new KICancer Website

The new homepage for KICancer is now launched. You’ll find it among ”Research networks” and the link is In order to have an up-to-date homepage with interesting information we need input from you and also comments if there is something missing or a links that do not work.

When you want to highlight a conference, a seminar or other news this can be announced on the first, front page. Send your material to Our ambition is that the home page shall reflect the multitude of the KICancer network, the fifferent departmental environments and the wide variety of disciplines. Photos of medical discoveries and people from our different departments  are also welcome contributions.

The list of ”Researchers” is not complete. We are willing to include everyone who is (officially) recognized as leading a research group (”group leader”).  Check the list and if you have not been included so far and send your information to Yvonne Strandberg. Make sure your KI Profile page is up-to-date and informative. 

There are some limitations of what we can include on the KICancer new website, for example we cannot present whole research groups or project lists. But you may add this information to your KI Profile page,  with group members, links to your home page, bibliometrics etc.

We would be very please if the chairpersons of our diagnos-based networks make use of the website for activities that you want to spread.

Sept 28 – 29, 2015: Next Year’s KICancer Retreat

Will take place at Djurönäset. Monday  September 28 – Tuesday September 29. Make calendar reservation now!!  

Please send e-mail adress(es) of new members in your group to The KICancer mailing list is really the only way for KICancer to reach its members, PIs, students and post-docs.

Ingemar & Yvonne

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