The project coordinator was invited as speaker of the roundtable “Critical and success factors and as a result of the first calls for Social Challenge 1” organized by APRE (Italian National Contact Point) on 6th October in Rome during the National Info Day (SC1), Health, demographic change and well-being: Calls 2016-17 in Horizon 2020. Follow the event here.
Patrizio Giacomini from Italian National Cancer Institute Regina Elena, partner of ULTRAPLACAD project, is invited by the coordinator of the 7FP STREP BILOBA project as speaker in the Open Workshop “Advances in Optical Biosensing Technologies” hosted as a special session of the NanoItaly Forum on September 21st – 24th 2015 in Rome (Italy).
INBB, the National Institute of Biostructures and Biosystems, is looking to strengthen its team with open positions for students and researchers in Parma and Catania. The links to the job advertisements are available here:
ResearchItaly, official web page of the Italian Minister for University and Research (MIUR) and national database for research activities carried out in Italy, presented ULTRAPLACAD project with an article entitled “ULTRAPLACAD: the project under Italian leadership for colon cancer early diagnosis”. The press release can be found here ( https://www.researchitaly.it/en/understanding/project-and-success-stories/main-projects/ultraplacad-the-project-under-italian-leadership-for-colon-cancer-early-diagnosis/)
The kick-off meeting of ULTRAPLACAD project was held on the 6th and 7th of May in the wonderful setting of Villa San Saverio, residence of the Scuola Superiore of Catania (Italy). If want to know more about the project and the meeting in Catania, you can find here the official ULTRAPLACAD KOM press release (ULTRAPLACAD_KOM Press Release_FINAL)
During the ULTRAPLACAD kick-off meeting, two TV channels (TG3 Buongiorno Regione Sicilia and TG La Sesta) were invited to interview the project coordinator and shoot the meeting. The video of the TV news is available here ( https://youtu.be/1eqg4kp94es?t=9m30s)