Alumni Biomedical Sciences is an association for former students of the studycourse “Biomedical Sciences” at the University of Fribourg and University of Bern. The goal is to establish a network of former students, their lecturers and professors, as well as with industrial partners.
March 20, 2017
New board / General assembly
At the fifth regular general assembly the old board we passed the scepter to our new board. We thank everyone who supported the Alumni Biomedical Sciences in the past 4 years and we wish all the best to our new board members. The protocol can as always be requested by mail.
March 11, 2017
Alumni Biomedical Sciences Award 2017
We congratulate Alessandra Cereghetti for winning the Alumni Biomedical Sciences Award 2017 for her master thesis “Nanoparticle-based delivery of the immune modulator resiquimod as a new approach for cancer immunotherapy” under the supervision of Prof. Dr. med. Carole Bourquin at the Institute of Pharmacology, University of Fribourg. We also congratulate all BMS students for receiving their Master’s Diploma!!
November 5, 2016
Alumni Cooking Event
As part of this year's main event, we will organise a cooking class with Urs Hauri (www.urshauri.ch). Because the cooking classes are fully booked until next year, it will be held on February 11, 2017. Please register until November 18, 2016 if you would like to participate. Depending on the number of participating alumni, parts or the full class will be covered by Alumni Biomedical Sciences.
September 24, 2016
You want to do a quick assay but you don't know how to do it or you lack the equipment? You need a specific antibody or cell line but you want to test them first? Sounds familiar? Not anymore!! SciShare is an online platform where you can share your lab equipment, your expertise or ask for advice. SciShare was co-founded by Christoph Schneider, our current president, with the intention to simplify the daily work in the lab. Visit www.scishare.ch for more information.
September 23, 2016
Extraordinary General Assembly
Yesterday our extraordinary general assembly took place. The purpose of it was to increase the budget for this year's main event, as well as to renew and elect the future board. We are very happy to have found Sylvia Erni, Mirjam Zünd, Noelle Domman & Pascal Näf as our successors from April 2017 on.