#9 Lessons from the 2017 Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine

It’s 11:30 am, the brightest time of a mid-December day in Stockholm, if not for a gentle but annoying rain that has been falling since this very early morning. I can hear different languages around me, somebody complains about the weather or dim light, especially those who have been spending the last hour waiting in… Read More #9 Lessons from the 2017 Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine

#3 2017: Racing to the finish (and, also, running a marathon)

When looking back at their years as PhD students – in thesis acknowledgements, defence party speeches or just in passing conversations – it is common for fledgling doctors of philosophy to liken this experience to running a marathon race. I guess, superficially, it makes sense. After all, both pursuing a PhD degree and running a… Read More #3 2017: Racing to the finish (and, also, running a marathon)