UTRECHT SCIENCE WEEK
September 30 to October 7 '22September 30 to
October 7 '22
TOGETHER TOWARDS A HEALTHY, SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY

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Programme-update: Miriam Koopman

5 April 2022 - Prof. Miriam Koopman, internist-oncologist at UMC Utrecht, will be discussing the development of individualised new drugs and treatments during the Healthy Living theme day in the morning of Thursday 6 October. The integration of care and research is a key part of these efforts. Koopman is a founding member of the PLCRC nationwide colon cancer research group. This multidis [...]

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Programme update: beyond animal studies with MP Tjeerd de Groot

30 March 2022 - Tjeerd de Groot, member of the D66 party in the House of Representatives, advocates a radical reconsideration of animal studies policy. He will set out his position in the debate on animal-free innovations on the Healthy Living theme day during Utrecht Science Week, on Thursday, 6 October. (more…)

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Programme update: Jeroen Pasterkamp on animal-free innovations

30 March 2022 - As part of the Healthy Living theme day during Utrecht Science Week, Prof. Wouter Dhert will lead a debate on animal-free innovations. One of the participants will be Prof. Jeroen Pasterkamp, professor of Translational Neuroscience at University Medical Center Utrecht (UMC Utrecht) and Utrecht University. (more…)

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Program update: Animal-free innovations – debate

28 March 2022 - On Thursday October 6, Healthy Living theme day, Prof. Wouter Dhert, scientific director of Innovations Life Sciences Utrecht University, will lead a debate about dilemmas surrounding innovations without laboratory animals. Prof. dr. Dr Daniela Salvatori, professor of comparative anatomy and physiology at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at Utrecht University,  is on [...]

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Central Utrecht Science Week pavilion in Botanical Gardens

3 March 2022 - The Botanical Gardens will be hosting us all week in a very special tent: The Cavalho, It was built by tentmaker Willem Hol as a replica of the original horse stable at Circus Strasbourg. 'Cavalho' is Italian for horse and the wooden entrance doors have been decorated with two life-sized horses. The tent was set up for the first time during the Oerol Festival on Tersche [...]

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First Utrecht Science Lecture by Hans Clevers

22 February 2022 - Professor Hans Clevers will be delivering the first Utrecht Science Lecture on Friday 7 October, the final day of the Utrecht Science Week. Each year, the Utrecht Science Lecture offers one prominent Utrecht University researchers the opportunity to discuss the current state of research on healthy and sustainable living as part of the Utrecht Science Week. (more…)

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Preparations for the 2022 edition have started

22 February 2022 - After the success of the first edition in 2021, the organisers of Utrecht Science Week are focusing on an extensive and varied programme in 2022. During the week – from 30 September to 7 October 2022 – numerous stages will be created both literally and figuratively throughout Utrecht Science Park for meetings and exchanges of knowledge between students, profession [...]

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About Utrecht Science Week

About Utrecht Science Week Utrecht Science Park is growing This is reflected in the scientific achievements and successful collaboration between knowledge and care institutions and specialised companies, and the arrival of new organisations. The established names and start-ups at Utrecht Science Park all share the same ambition and love for innovation. Everyone is working together to bu [...]

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