The 2023 MMRES Annual Ceremony will celebrate the graduation of the 2022/2023 class and to welcome the 2023/2024 incoming students of the Master of Multidisciplinary Research in Experimental Sciences (MMRES) The event will be held at La Pedrera Auditorium.
The Ceremony will count with a keynote speech by Dr. Stefanie K. Wculek, Junior Group Leader at the BIST Community centre IRB Barcelona. Dr. Wculek has recently been awarded an ERC Starting Grant to study how dendritic cells and neutrophils adapt to different tissues, organs and physiological conditions, especially in the context of ageing. In her speech, entitled “Linking Metabolism and anti-cancer funcions of dendritic cells”, attendants will learn about Wculek’s discoveries on the surprising diversity of functions and dependencies of dendritic cells, macrophages and neutrophils in vivo in health and non-infectious (inflammatory) diseases.
|5.05pm||Recognition of the class 22-23 and welcome class 23-24|
|5.15pm||Highlights program 2022-2023|
|5.30pm||Keynote speaker: Dr. Stephanie Wculek (IRB Barcelona)|
|6.00pm||Graduation of the Class of 2022/2023|
|6.10pm||Testimonials Class 2022/2023 by class representatives|
|6.30pm||End of event|
Created by BIST and Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), the MMRES is run by the BIST Dolors Aleu Graduate Centre, a higher education teaching centre affiliated to the UPF.