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Career talks

The career talks seminar series focuses on career and professional development. Senior scientists will give insights into their research career chronologically, focusing on key strategic decisions, coping, work-life balance, gender issues, and more.

November 2, 2021: Derrick Rossi

"Stem cell science and the genesis of new therapeutic strategies for patients"

Meeting details


Past career talks

December 7, 2020

Jean-luc Doumont
Expert in research communication

"Doing it my way: creating your own career"

June 15, 2020

Jonas Frisén
Professor of Stem Cell Research

"My path in science"

November 26, 2019

Camilla Forsberg
Professor of Biomolecular Engineering and director of the Institute for the Biology of Stem Cells at the University of California Santa Cruz

"10 things I love (and hate) about my career in academic science"

December 18, 2018

Eva Hellström-Lindberg
Professor of hematology at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet

"Clinical excellence and experimental research - an oxymoron?"

June 11, 2018

Malin Parmar
Professor in Cellular Neuroscience at Lund University, Sweden

"The unexpected events that shape your career"

December 18, 2017

Stefan Karlsson
Professor of Molecular Medicine and Consultant Physician at Lund University Hospital, Sweden

"A scientific journey in three countries"

Photo of scientist Derrick Rossi.

Derrick Rossi, PhD

Dr. Rossi holds the position of Assistant Professor in the Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology Department at Harvard Medical School, and Harvard University. He is an investigator at the Immune Disease Institute (IDI), and the Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine at Children’s Hospital Boston. He is also a principal faculty member of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, and the Co-founder of Moderna.

Read more about Dr. Rossi's research:


For questions or ideas, please contact:

Henrik Ahlenius
Henrik [dot] Ahlenius [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se

Christine Karlsson
Christine [dot] Karlsson [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se