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18 Feb 2019 The Mentor4Research program has kicked off Collaboration, Innovation
18 Feb 2019 Transform the collaboration (TTC) pitch competition Collaboration, International
18 Feb 2019 Higher Education News nr 1, 2019 Teacher
15 Feb 2019 Doctoral Education News February 2019 published Doctoral education, Doctoral student
15 Feb 2019 Call for research internship applications ("Forskar-AT"), spring 2019
14 Feb 2019 Bike storage room in Flemingsberg Physical activity, Sustainable development, Work environment
13 Feb 2019 Research News February 2019 published
13 Feb 2019 Nordic PhD Summit “Identify Your Real World Skills” at Aarhus University in August Doctoral programmes, Doctoral student
12 Feb 2019 Current calls, week 7, 2019 Award, Call, Grant, Scholarships
12 Feb 2019 Welcome to Eva Noréns, new educational administrator at MTC and NEURO! Education administration, Organisation
11 Feb 2019 Opportunity for a PhD student to study a summer course in Toronto Doctoral student, International
08 Feb 2019 Open meetings provided important input for KI’s new strategy
06 Feb 2019 Current calls, week 6, 2019 Award, Grant, Scholarships
05 Feb 2019 A new service center in Biomedicum! Administration, Campus, Work environment
04 Feb 2019 Nominate now for the internationalisation prize International
04 Feb 2019 Announcement of "forskar-ST-medel" Doctoral education, Doctoral student
01 Feb 2019 Possible network disturbances due to considerable network maintenance on February 16 and 17
29 Jan 2019 Publish open access without fees
29 Jan 2019 KI Residence is growing at Campus Solna
29 Jan 2019 Current calls, week 5, 2019 Call, Scholarships
24 Jan 2019 Current calls, week 4, 2019 Scholarships
23 Jan 2019 Liquid Nitrogen Safety Courses on February 5 for Biomedicum staff
23 Jan 2019 Survey: How has the termination of the Elsevier agreement affected you?
22 Jan 2019 Welcome to nominate candidates for the Dimitris N. Chorafas Prize 2019 Award, Prize
22 Jan 2019 KI, Ferring and Rebiotix extend collaboration to research next generation of microbiome treatments Collaboration
22 Jan 2019 Leave comments on Plan S for Open Access
21 Jan 2019 New Chemical Representatives for Biomedicum
18 Jan 2019 Network maintenance on Tuesday, 5 February, between 19:00 and 22:00
16 Jan 2019 Hmm, Oops & Ouch – handling of work environment incidents Work environment
16 Jan 2019 Current calls, week 3, 2019 Call, Grant, Scholarships
15 Jan 2019 Call: Grants for Teaching Sabbaticals International
11 Jan 2019 ANA Futura - new name for Laboratory of the future ANA 8
08 Jan 2019 Silver Medal 2018 to Fredrik Brolund and Lotta Widén Holmquist Award
07 Jan 2019 iPS Core Facility now provides mycoplasma testing of your human cell cultures Core facility
21 Dec 2018 Problems accessing the wired network Operating info
19 Dec 2018 Doctoral Education News December 2018 published Doctoral education, Doctoral student
19 Dec 2018 Apply to the KI/SLL research school in clinical psychiatry Doctoral education, Doctoral school, Doctoral student
19 Dec 2018 Apply to the KI/SLL research school for clinicians in epidemiology Doctoral education, Doctoral school, Doctoral student
19 Dec 2018 Research News December 2018 published
18 Dec 2018 New referral codes for all types of extensions
18 Dec 2018 Ergonomics lectures in February for Biomedicum staff Work environment
17 Dec 2018 Nominate recipients of KI's medals 2019-2020 Award, Prize
14 Dec 2018 Higher Education News nr 9, 2018
13 Dec 2018 The new Ethics Council met for the first time Ethics
13 Dec 2018 Time to appoint members of the Docent Committee Administration, Organisation
13 Dec 2018 Members of the Recruitment Committee - applications of interests are welcome Administration, Organisation
12 Dec 2018 Current calls, week 50, 2018 Call, Grant, Scholarships
11 Dec 2018 Problem with the KI e-mail for some users
11 Dec 2018 Apply to the research school "School of Health Innovation" Doctoral student, Innovation, Postdoc
10 Dec 2018 Electronic ethics applications as from next year

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The Mentor4Research program has kicked off

18 Feb 2019

Thursday 7 February the Mentor4 Research program at KI 2019 was formally started, managed by KI Innovations and sponsored by StratNeuro, one of the Strategic research programs (SRPs) at KI. Seven scientists from the neuroscience community and one researcher from the diabetes field at KI gathered in...
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Transform the collaboration (TTC) pitch competition

18 Feb 2019

In 2019, Mayo Clinic (MC) – Karolinska Institutet (KI) celebrate 25-years of collaboration. To honor this occasion, a unique $50,000 challenge has been established. We hereby invite you to participate in the 25th Anniversary Transform The Collaboration (TTC) Pitch Competition. The MC-KI...
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Higher Education News nr 1, 2019

18 Feb 2019

Higher Education News is a newsletter for everyone interested in teaching and learning at Karolinska Institutet. The newsletter provides you with relevant issues concerning education and learning. Read the newletter: Higher Educatiton News, 1, 2019. Would you like to subscribe? Send an e-mail to:...
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Doctoral Education News February 2019 published

15 Feb 2019

Doctoral Education News is a newsletter addressed to persons involved in doctoral education at KI. The purpose is to inform about decisions and discussions in the Faculty board and Committee for Doctoral Education as well as other news and practical details regarding doctoral education at KI. Read...
Doctoral educationDoctoral student

Call for research internship applications ("Forskar-AT"), spring 2019

15 Feb 2019

Research internship ("Forskar-AT") is an opportunity to get funded research time during the AT program. It can be applied both by doctoral students at KI and by PhD students who have an active research activity at KI. The spring call is open from 15 February to 5 March 2019. The application should...

Bike storage room in Flemingsberg

14 Feb 2019

The bike room is located in the car park at Alfred Nobels allé 8. There room will accomodate 50-60 bikes and there will be 8 power outlets. At present, the room is only open for employees. For more information, please contact: Facilities planner Payam Hakemivala Phone: +46-(0)8-524 853 01...
Physical activitySustainable developmentWork environment

Research News February 2019 published

13 Feb 2019

Research News is an internal newsletter that reports on issues related to the organisation and conditions in research at Karolinska Institutet. The main target group the university's own researchers. The February 2019 issue of Research News informs, among other things, about the assignment of the...

Nordic PhD Summit “Identify Your Real World Skills” at Aarhus University in August

13 Feb 2019

Welcome to the 3rd Nordic PhD Summit “ Identify Your Real World Skills ", a summit dedicated to all doctoral students in Health Sciences from the Nordic universities in Aarhus 29 – 30 August! On 26 – 30 August, adjacent to the summit, several parallell doctoral courses on different themes will be...
Doctoral programmesDoctoral student

Current calls, week 7, 2019

12 Feb 2019

Tips from KI Grants Office about current calls Swedish and Nordic calls Utlysning av forskningsmedel – Försäkringskassan Syftet med utlysningen är att utveckla kunskapen om socialförsäkringen och dess funktion för individ och samhälle. Ett ytterligare syfte är att stödja implementering av...
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Welcome to Eva Noréns, new educational administrator at MTC and NEURO!

12 Feb 2019

Hello Eva, happy to have you on board! Could you tell us a little about your current role and what you were doing before you came to Karolinska Institutet? "I started on February 4th 2019 as an Educational administrator and I will be working 50% for the Department of Neuroscience and 50% for the...
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Opportunity for a PhD student to study a summer course in Toronto

11 Feb 2019

KI has been given the opportunity to nominate a PhD-student to the workshop ”Summer by Design” given by University of Toronto. Dead line to apply to this opportunity is the 20th of February. The workshop is offered by the programme Medicine by Design in partnership with The Centre for...
Doctoral studentInternational

Open meetings provided important input for KI’s new strategy

08 Feb 2019

Last week, the last of four open meetings at Karolinska Institutet was held where employees, students and the university management met to discuss KI's new strategy. During the spring, the university board is expected to decide on Strategy 2030, and thus the important work of introducing and...

Current calls, week 6, 2019

06 Feb 2019

Tips from KI Grants Office about current calls Swedish and Nordic calls Strategic funds - Nordic Cancer Union Support projects of high standard within the field of cancer. The total budget is worth €250,000 per year. Closing date: No deadline, applications can be submitted at any time. Strategic...
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A new service center in Biomedicum!

05 Feb 2019

A new Service Center opens in Biomedicum located at the front desk by the main entrance on Solnavägen 9. “We are launching FM Service Center to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere with the ambition to offer excellent service to both employees and visitors in the building”, says Eva Palmer,...
AdministrationCampusWork environment

Nominate now for the internationalisation prize

04 Feb 2019

Have you or your colleague(s) made a significant contribution to raising the level of internationalisation of education? Sweden's medical faculties have established a joint award for the internationalisation of higher education at the undergraduate and advanced levels. The last day for submission...
International

Announcement of "forskar-ST-medel"

04 Feb 2019

”Forskar-ST” is a programme for financing research during the residency (in Swedish ST-utbildning). To apply you have to be a doctoral student at KI (not yet having performed your half-time review when you apply) as well as a physician performing your residency within the Region Stockholm (...
Doctoral educationDoctoral student

Possible network disturbances due to considerable network maintenance on February 16 and 17

01 Feb 2019

On Saturday, 16 February, and Sunday, 17 February, the IT Office will carry out a larger maintenance work on KI’s central network. This can lead to shorter disturbances in the network connection during the whole weekend. The maintenance affects the wired and the wireless network as well as...

Publish open access without fees

29 Jan 2019

New agreements give KI researchers the opportunity to publish open access articles without fee in fully open access journals* from BMJ, PLOS, Frontiers and in hybrid journals** from Mark Allen. Karolinska Institutet University Library has signed three new agreements including open access costs for...

KI Residence is growing at Campus Solna

29 Jan 2019

The first house of three has reached full height. In total, there will be 322 apartments, and ready for moving in at summer of 2020. Owner: Akademiska hus Construction Contractor: Lindbäcks Architect: Scheiwiller Svensson

Current calls, week 5, 2019

29 Jan 2019

Tips from KI Grants Office about current calls Swedish and Nordic calls Stora forskningsanslaget – Swedish Heart-Lung Foundation (Hjärt-Lungfonden) Fondens målsättning med detta anslag är att genom en kraftfull satsning under en begränsad tid skapa förutsättningar för ett avgörande...
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Current calls, week 4, 2019

24 Jan 2019

Tips from KI Grants Office about current calls Swedish and Nordic calls Japan Society for Promotion of Science’s JSPS Summer Program The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education (STINT) awards in collaboration with the Japan Society for the Promotion of...
Scholarships

Liquid Nitrogen Safety Courses on February 5 for Biomedicum staff

23 Jan 2019

A liquid nitrogen safety course will be offered on February 5th at 09:00. The course is mandatory for those who need access to rooms with liquid nitrogen freezers . Course duration is three (3) hours. Please note that registration is binding. There is no course fee, however, the research group will...

Survey: How has the termination of the Elsevier agreement affected you?

23 Jan 2019

As you may be aware, Swedish universities and government agencies through the National Library of Sweden and the Bibsam Consortium (the Swedish library consortium) cancelled their agreement with Elsevier 30 June 2018. Elsevier has not been able to meet the demands of the Bibsam Consortium:...

Welcome to nominate candidates for the Dimitris N. Chorafas Prize 2019

22 Jan 2019

The Prize (USD 5.000) is meant to reward pre-graduate scientific contributions within the doctoral education. Candidates should defend their doctoral thesis during the period June 1, 2018 - December 31, 2019. Age limit: Candidates may not be older than 32 years of age at the time they are nominated...
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KI, Ferring and Rebiotix extend collaboration to research next generation of microbiome treatments

22 Jan 2019

KI and Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced today a five-year extension of their collaboration to explore the potential of the human microbiome in reproductive medicine and women’s health and gastroenterology. The collaboration brings together specialist expertise from Karolinska Institutet in early...
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Leave comments on Plan S for Open Access

22 Jan 2019

Plan S is a European initiative to further advance open access to research results. The aim of the plan is that all research funded by the participating funders will be published with immediate open access, starting 1 January, 2020. Here is an opportunity for persons employed by or formally...

New Chemical Representatives for Biomedicum

21 Jan 2019

Two new chemical representatives have been appointed for all groups in Biomedicum. Sabina Eriksson and Carina Bengtsson from Facility Management, FM, are the new chemical representatives for all groups in Biomedicum, thus replacing earlier chemical representatives at the institutions. Coordinator...

Network maintenance on Tuesday, 5 February, between 19:00 and 22:00

18 Jan 2019

On Tuesday, 5 February between 19:00 and 22:00, the IT Office will perform maintenance work on the KI network. If you are connected to KI's network you may experience a shorter interruption in the network connection of about one minute. In case you still experience longer problems with your network...

Hmm, Oops & Ouch – handling of work environment incidents

16 Jan 2019

Welcome to a brief information session on how work environment incidents are handled at KI. During the session we will talk about electronic incidents system since spring 2016 what should be reported? who can report? who is responsible for taking action? follow-up, when-where-how? Four information...
Work environment

Current calls, week 3, 2019

16 Jan 2019

Tips from KI Grants Office about current calls Swedish and Nordic calls The Foundation Blanceflor The Foundation Blanceflor Boncompagni Ludovisi, née Bildt awards each year scholarships to people with Italian or Swedish citizenship for advanced studies/research, preferably post-doctoral in medical...
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Call: Grants for Teaching Sabbaticals

15 Jan 2019

The purpose of Grants for Teaching Sabbaticals is to further develop Swedish higher education. STINT wants to contribute to educational renewal and the creation of new networks by giving Swedish researchers and university lecturers, who are passionate about education, international experiences...
International

ANA Futura - new name for Laboratory of the future ANA 8

11 Jan 2019

Laboratory of the future ANA 8 has finally launched the new name - ANA Futura. On Friday January 11 th the new name of Laboratory of the future ANA 8 was presented to the staff at a well-attended breakfast event in the new premises at Alfred Nobels Allé 8. Chairman of the Steering Committee Mats...

Silver Medal 2018 to Fredrik Brolund and Lotta Widén Holmquist

08 Jan 2019

Karolinska Institutet’s Silver Medal for 2018 is awarded to Fredrik Brolund and Lotta Widén Holmquist. The medals are awarded to those who have made a special contribution to supporting KI’s activities. The President, in consultation with the Vice President, university director and the Academic...
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iPS Core Facility now provides mycoplasma testing of your human cell cultures

07 Jan 2019

iPS Core, located at the department of Neuroscience, can offer help with mycoplasma testing of you cell cultures. We use the sensitive and fast enzymatic assay (MycoAlert) to detect mycoplasma in cell culture medium. You only need to provide 0.5ml of cell culture medium, preferably not replaced...
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Problems accessing the wired network

21 Dec 2018

Problems accessing the wired network Some Mac computers connecting to the wired network in Biomedicum and Neo suffers from an old client certificate which prevents it from getting the connection established. A new certificate will be generated automatically, but with some delay when you are...
Operating info

Doctoral Education News December 2018 published

19 Dec 2018

Doctoral Education News is a newsletter addressed to persons involved in doctoral education at KI. The purpose is to inform about decisions by the Board of Doctoral Education as well as other news and practical details regarding doctoral education at KI. Read Doctoral Education News December 2018...
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Apply to the KI/SLL research school in clinical psychiatry

19 Dec 2018

The aim of the research school is to provide clinically active doctoral students with up-to-date knowledge about mechanisms behind psychiatric disorders and give an in-depth education in quantitative research methods within the field of psychiatry. Deadline for applications: 12 March 2019. More...
Doctoral educationDoctoral schoolDoctoral student

Apply to the KI/SLL research school for clinicians in epidemiology

19 Dec 2018

The aim of the research school is to give an in-depth education in quantitative research methods, to doctoral students active in the clinic with a large interest for research. Deadline for applications: 12 March 2019. More information about the research school and the application procedure
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Research News December 2018 published

19 Dec 2018

Research News is a newsletter directed to researchers at KI, from doctoral students to professor emeriti. The newsletter is published about once a month during the semester, and informs about decisions and discussions in internal boards and committees, as well as other internal topics, within the...

New referral codes for all types of extensions

18 Dec 2018

New referral codes for all types of extensions .

Ergonomics lectures in February for Biomedicum staff

18 Dec 2018

All KI employees working in Biomedicum are welcome to a a lecture on 'Good Workplace Ergonomics'. The move to our new premises in Biomedicum is now complete. Employees have received new chairs, and nearly all have gotten electrical adjustable working desks.It is important to know how to adjust your...
Work environment

Nominate recipients of KI's medals 2019-2020

17 Dec 2018

From the jubilee year of 2010 and onwards, Karolinska Institutet awards medals to people who have made special efforts in support of KI's activities. There are three categories: the Gold Medal, the Large Silver Medal and the Silver Medal. Medals are awarded in conjunction with various academic...
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Higher Education News nr 9, 2018

14 Dec 2018

Higher Education News is a newsletter for everyone interested in teaching and learning at Karolinska Institutet. The newsletter provides you with information about the decisions of the university's internal Board of Higher Education and other relevant issues concerning education and learning. Read...

The new Ethics Council met for the first time

13 Dec 2018

KI's new Ethics Council had its first meeting on 6 December under the leadership of the KI scientific representative, Anders Ekbom. To a large extent, the meeting was about presenting the new members, current topics at KI and the mission of Ethics Council. President Ole Petter Ottersen held an...
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Time to appoint members of the Docent Committee

13 Dec 2018

KI is looking to appoint members, including chairman and vice chairman, to the Docent Committee with start date during the beginning of 2019 and therefore welcomes applications of interests until January 2nd 2019. The Docent Committee decides on matters regarding applications on becoming a Docent...
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Members of the Recruitment Committee - applications of interests are welcome

13 Dec 2018

KI is looking to appoint members, including chairman and vice chairman, to the Recruitment Committee with start date during the beginning of 2019 and therefore welcomes applications of interests until January 14 2019. The Recruitment Committee decides on matters regarding recruitment of Professors...
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Current calls, week 50, 2018

12 Dec 2018

Tips from KI Grants Office about current calls Swedish and Nordic calls Call for projects to the Novo Nordisk Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme at Karolinska Institutet 2019 Principal investigators at Karolinska Institutet are hereby invited to submit a project for consideration to the Novo Nordisk...
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Problem with the KI e-mail for some users

11 Dec 2018

Some users are experiencing problems with the KI e-mail service. Read more about how to add your email account and shared mailboxes to your phone .

Apply to the research school "School of Health Innovation"

11 Dec 2018

The “School of health innovation” runs for the third time and consists of two courses that you apply for separately. The first course, which brings you 9 full days of innovation, inspiration and business knowledge, is now open for applications from postdoctoral researchers and doctoral students at...
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Electronic ethics applications as from next year

10 Dec 2018

In January 2019, electronic application procedures will be introduced instead of paper forms for ethics applications related to research on humans. The applications should by then be made through Prisma. This change coincides with the termination of regional ethics committees and the start of the...

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