Stilianos Louca Ecology & Environment Probing the metabolism of microorganisms
GRAND PRIZE WINNER
Jared Mayers Translational Medicine Metabolic markers as cancer clues
Kelley Harris Genomics and Proteomics Learning to read a genome like a history book
Mijo Simunovic Cell and Molecular Biology Biology and physics rendezvous at the membrane
PLUS KEYNOTE SPEAKER Edvard Moser, 2014 Nobel Prize Laureate
Come hear Nobel Laureate in Physiology/Medicine Edvard Moser discuss his groundbreaking discoveries about the human "GPS" system – "The brain’s positioning system: How do we know where we are?" – along with presentations from this year's winners of the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists, and Rush Holt, the CEO of AAAS/Science.
REGISTER FREE - LUNCH INCLUDED
Don’t miss the opportunity to network while learning about exciting new scientific research. Registration is required. Breakfast and lunch included.
When: 9:00-14:30, Monday December 11, 2017. 8:00, doors open and breakfast is served.
Where: Aula Medica Karolinska Institutet, Nobels väg 6, 171 65 Solna, Sweden
Rush Holt, CEO of AAAS/Science
Additional Speakers: AAAS/Science
In addition to keynote speaker Edvard Moser, the symposium will include presentations by representatives of AAAS/Science and the winners of this year's Prize for Young Scientists.
Special guest speaker Rush Holt, CEO of AAAS/Science, will present the topic "AAAS and The Force for Science: A mission for science advocacy in society today."
In addition, editors Barbara Jasny and Valda Vinson of Science will speak about "The future of the research paper."
Moderated by Prof. Mia Phillipson.
Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser ( 2014 Nobel Prize Laureates) were awarded the Koerber European Science Prize in 2014 for their pioneering work in brain research. Watch the film below.
Koerber European Science Prizewinners 2014, Film by WAGNERVISION.
THE SCIENCE AND SCILIFELAB PRIZE FOR YOUNG SCIENTISTS
The four winners will present their award-winning essays at the symposium in the following categories: