USP-KI 4th Scientific Research Meeting

USP-KI 4th Scientific Research Meeting

The 4th meeting between Karolinska Institutet and Universidade de Sao Paulo at KI
August 22nd -24th 

 

Meeting between investigators and leaders of groups of different areas of medicine from the Karolinska Institutet and the Universidade de Sao Paulo. In order to further stimulate future research collaborations, the theme of the meeting will involve presentations about registers and current cohort studies in Sweden and in Brazil.

On August 22 there will be a plenary opening session at Nobel Forum followed by presentations highlighting the importance of fostering collaborative initiatives between the two institutions. During the afternoon of August 22 and the whole day of August 23 there will be five parallel sessions (breakout sessions) in the areas of cardio-renal, neuro-psychiatry, epidemiology-bigdata, immunology and oncology. On August 24 at the Nobel Forum there will be a plenary session (with individual keynote speakers) and a closing session for the whole symposium with discussions/summary of the breakout sessions and future plans for the collaboration.

August 20 and 21 there will be social and networking events.

Please see the agenda for details.

REGISTER for the event here.

If you have any questions regarding this meeting please contact KI and USP Academic coordinators Martin Schalling (CMM) or Homero Vallada.