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Every fall season it is time to nominate and select the Alumni of the Year for the Faculty of Medicine. The Alum of the Year 2024 for the Faculty of Medicine is Research Professor (THL) Anu Castaneda.
Annually we invite faculty members, alumni, partners, and stakeholder representatives of the Faculty of Medicine to hear about current activities and research of the Faculty, and to network in relaxed environment.
In the Anniversary Day 2024 we learned more about innovation services support at the university, impactful research and the sustainability and responsibility work at the university.
Next time the Anniversary Day celebrations take place on January 29, 2025.
The exceptional circumstances also gave a new face to the scientific seminars held on the campus, as the Biomedicum Helsinki Seminars and Viikki Monday seminars joined forces and are now held as HiLIFE webinars. In the academic year 2020–2021, HiLIFE webinars carry on the tradition of bringing outstanding and noteworthy international researchers to present their work in the life sciences.
Together with the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa and Biomedicum Helsinki, the Faculty of Medicine organises the Studia Medicina lecture series, which is open to anyone interested in the topics. The lectures focus on different themes and are organised at approximately two-month intervals in the autumn and spring terms. Information on the lectures is provided on the organisers’ websites and in newspaper advertisements. Further information on Studio Medicina is available online (in Finnish only).