Guest speaker Dr Guido Giunti at Doctoral Reseachers’ Section on 20th May

Doctoral Researcher Section DRS has a guest speaker Dr Guido Giunti on the 20th of May 15:00 EET (Finland Time Zone). The event is open for every one and is held in English. More info below.


The Doctoral Researchers’ Section (DRS) is a community for all doctoral researchers at the University of Oulu. It is run for doctoral researchers by doctoral researchers. DRS was established in autumn 2013 to provide a network of peer support and advocacy for doctoral researchers.
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Welcome to the fifth DRS of 2022!

As per the survey collected, we have arranged this upcoming Doctoral Researchers’ Section (DRS) meeting along with a guest speaker- Dr Guido Giunti to be held on 20th May 2022 at 15:00 EET (Finland Time Zone) in DRS Teams space.

Guido Giunti MD PhD is a medical doctor specialized in the use of digital health solutions for people with chronic conditions.

Dr. Giunti was trained as a clinician at the Universidad de Buenos Aires and Hospital de Clínicas José de San Martin, Argentina. He has practiced medicine as part of City of Buenos Aires’ network of Healthcare Attention Centers that offers Primary Care to its citizens. Guido co-founded TEDxUBA, the TEDx event of the University of Buenos Aires, which under his guidance grew to be an event with over 1500 attendees; and designed “Immune Defense”, an educational tower-defense videogame that teaches how the immune system fights off infections using real immunobiological concepts.

Dr. Giunti’s research has received numerous awards and merits, including a Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship in 2015, and in 2019 the Best Doctoral Dissertation award in his field in Finland. His work has been featured in international media around the world and has been listed among Finland’s top healthcare innovators by the medical magazine Mediuutiset. In 2021, Dr. Giunti was selected as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the year by the Junior Chamber International of Buenos Aires due to his work on medical innovations

Guido Giunti is currently a Senior Researcher and Adjunct Professor of Digital Health Design and Development at the University of Oulu in Finland. He leads the More Stamina project, research to business initiative to empower people with multiple sclerosis through digital health technology.

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What: DRS meeting 5/2022
When: 20th May 2022 Friday at 15:00 EET (Eastern European Time) = Finland Time Zone
Where: DRS Teams

Eagerly waiting to see you in the meeting!
Best regards
Atiqul Mazumder, Chair, DRS 2022
Saranya Muthusamy, Vice-Chair, DRS 2022
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