Director-General of the WHO, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, is visiting Karolinska Institutet
Next week, WHO’s Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is on a short visit to Stockholm and during this visit Dr. Tedros has accepted an invitation from KI’s President Ole Petter Ottersen.
KI will arrange an open seminar with the Director-General together with KI’s President and KI researchers. Lectures and discussions will revolve around the theme “Research and higher education for health in the context of UN Agenda 2030”; on the importance of experimental basic research in the endeavors to improve global health.
The seminar will be arranged in Biomedicum at 10 to 11.30 and is open to all KI students and staff, though please note, the number of seats are limited and registration in advance is mandatory. The registration form can be found here.