2nd Annual Wallenberg Center for Molecular Medicine, WCMM, Symposium – 7-8 December

We invite you to partake in the second WCMM-LiU symposium, an initiative focusing on the Medicine-Technology Interface.

Invited keynote speakers

  • Prof Sir Tom Blundell, Dep of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Dr Helena Käck, Discovery Sciences, AstraZeneca R&D, Sweden
  • Yael Hanein, Professor, Micro and Nano Systems Laboratory, Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • Peder Olofsson, Senior Researcher, Cardiovascular Medicine, Karolinska, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Anna Sandström, AstraZeneca R&D
  • Jeroen AWM van der Laak, WCMM Guest Professor, Associate Professor, Computational Pathology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, Netherlands 

The program covers the following areas:

  • Protein Structure and Protein Pharma
  • Bioelectronics, biosensors, organ-on-a-chip
  • Personalized Medicine
  • Imaging


  • Newly recruited WCMM group leaders
  • Poster sessions presenting the Medicine – Technology Interface


Lecture hall Hugo Theorell, North entrance, level 9, Campus US

Thursday 7 December 2017

13:00 – 13:30 Presentation WCMM
13:30 – 15:30 Protein Structure and Protein Pharma
15:30 – 16:00 Poster session and coffee (all WCMM-areas presented)
16:00 – 18:00 Bioelectronics, biosensors, organ-on-a-chip
19:00 Dinner

Friday 8 December 2017

08:30 – 09:30 Poster session and coffee (all WCMM-areas presented)
09:30 – 11:30 Personalised medicine 
11:30 – 12:30 Poster session and wraps (all WCMM-areas presented)
12:30 – 14:30 Imaging
14:30 – 14:45 Closing remarks


Please click here to registrate. Last day for registration is Wednesday 29 November 2017. Number of participants is limited.


Linköping University, the University Hospital and the County Municipality of the region Östergötland, has received a generous donation from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg to launch one of the four Wallenberg Centre for Molecular Medicine (WCMM) nodes in Sweden. Our node will focus on the medicine-technology interface, and build upon our existing strengths in research within medical technology, materials science and bioengineering.

Organized by Wallenberg Center for Molecular Medicine at Linköping University together with the research school Forum Scientium

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