Since a few months I’ve been working as a research assistant at the Department for Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (LIME). LIME is a place where cultures clash and where informaticians, managers, educators, communicators, illustrators, engineers, entrepreneurs, nurses, physicians, designers… and public health specialists work together to improve healthcare. A lot of interesting and fun… Read More Art in the LIME light
Katie Melua was singing once that there are 9 million bicycles in Beijing. Well, we don’t have that many is Stockholm, because whole population of Sweden is roughly 9 million people, but definitely Stockholm is bike-friendly. Whole winter I was imagining myself riding bicycle just like in song by Queen. Then spring has come and I… Read More I want to ride my bicycle, I want to ride my bike!
On May 23, the national flag of China (the Five-Starred Red Flag) had been raised up on KI’s Solna campus, because a “big man” would come to KI from my motherland-Prof. Zhu Chen, the former Minister of Health in China, now he is the vice chairman of the National People’s Congress. Zhu is one of… Read More KI’s new honorary doctorate from China
The last three weeks many things happened and many things didn’t happen…like my blog.. it’s been quite some time since my last post.. Oups :P! However, I was thinking about it a lot (No, you didn’t)..No, really I was, and I had lots of stories that I wanted to share with you. Everytime I was… Read More Little stories from life in Stockholm
Since 2 hours after my PhD admission seminar on this Valentine’s Day, I had attended the language @ KI project to learn Swedish for 3 months. There were about 3 groups (beginner, intermediate and advanced) to study for 2 hours (6pm-8pm) on each weekday. Each Friday, I would go to Medicinska Föreningen (MF) to meet with… Read More 3 months Swedish learning @ KI
Last Saturday I decided to be cultural by visiting the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities (Östasiatiska museet). The museum is located at the beautiful Skeppsholmen in Stockholm and as the name implies the focus of the museum is on East Asia. I thought that it would be a good time to visit the museum because… Read More Kingdom of Characters – a trip to The Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities
There are many more things, between heaven and earth, than are dreamt of in your philosophy, Horatio. —Shakespeare, Hamlet Public health sciences make up for an incredibly interdisciplinary research field because every little or big detail in our lives has the potential to influence our health – be it conditions in which we grow, mass… Read More How soap genitals talk HIV/AIDS