22 Apr

18:00 to 19:00

The International Science Festival Gothenburg will be held in autumn 2020. Due to the situation regarding COVID-19, The International Science Festival Gothenburg will not be executed as planned 20-29 April.


Interview with the two researchers who received the Hasselblad Foundation’s million-dollar funding for female researchers in 2019.


Yvonne Nygård researches industrial biotechnology to develop more efficient cell factories. Eridan Rocha Ferreira’s research concerns reducing mortality and morbidity among infants. During the interview, they talk about their work and the importance of investing in female researchers. The event is arranged as a part of the program for the International Science Festival Gothenburg.


Time: Wednesday, April 22, 6-7 pm

Place: Humanisten, University of Gothenburg

Address: Renströmsgatan 6



Yvonne Nygård, Assistant Professor at the Department of Biology and Biological

Eridan Rocha Ferreira, researcher working in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Gothenburg

Fredrik Beling, moderator



Image: Lisa Thanner

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