Events

The events listed below are relevant to the program and its participants. In general, these events are not organized by the program.

16 Oct 2017
Written by Anna Wallin Adersjö

Workshops for classes in Lund

Researchers in Mistra Environmental Nanosafety arranged workshops for students in Lund.

During 20 weeks from mid-October 2017 and forward, Tommy Cedervall and Mikael Ekvall, researchers at Dept of Biochemistry and Structural Biology at Lunds University, are meeting with students from high schools in Lund.

– They will get the opportunity to do some experiments with nanoparticles. The aim is to create interest for our work, and for science and research in general, says Tommy Cedervall.

Exhibition and theatre

26 Sep 2017
Written by Ida Brattström In

SEMINAR: Towards green and safe nanotechnologies - A stronger and tougher nanocellulose as a replacement for nanotubes and metals

Exposure Assessment Branch, The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (NIOSH-CDC), Morgantown, WV AND Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, School of Medicine, and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences School of Pharmacy, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV.

Host: Prof. Bengt Fadeel, IMM

18 Sep 2017
Written by Ida Brattström In

Nanotoxicology – Potential Risks of Engineered Nanomaterial to Human Health and the Environment

This fall, the Institute of Environmental Medicine at Karolinska Institutet, in Stockholm, Sweden, offers a course in Nanotoxicology. 

The course is called Potential Risks of Engineered Nanomaterial to Human Health and the Environment and will be held in September 18-22, 2017. The course is open for PhD students and there is no course fee.

Deadline for applications is: July 28, 2017.

Students should provide a brief description of their research project and motivation for course participation plus a very brief CV.

04 Sep 2017
Written by Anna Wallin Adersjö

Workshop with authorities, academia and industry

The Swedish national platform for nanosafety at Swetox, SweNanoSafe, gathered about 40 representatives from authorities, academia, industry and also environmental and unionorganisations for a full-day workshop. The headline was. "Nanosafety - how to secure future nanotechnology".

The purpose was to identify current obstacles to a safe management of nanomaterials and also actions to improve the situation. The day also served as a first meeting for the members of SweNanoSafe's expertpanel.

25 Jun 2017
Written by Ida Brattström In

The annual graphene school for early career researchers

Graphene Study is the Graphene Flagship's school for early career researchers, specifically designed to develop outstanding researchers in graphene.

Discover new insights and acquire high-level expertise from leading experts in the field, combined with networking opportunities for your future career. It has traditionally been held as a winter school in the Alps, but will from 2017 onwards also be held during the summer.​

Registration deadlines
Early bird: 31 March
Normal: 1 May
Late: 12 June

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