Festival della Scienza Medica is staged by Fondazione Carisbo and Genus Bononiae in collaboration with the University of Bologna
FESTIVAL DELLA SCIENZA MEDICAFour days of meetings, workshops and events
In 2018, once again it is time for Festival della Scienza Medica, whose protagonists are internationally renowned scientists, including Nobel Prize winners and leading experts in several research and innovation fields, with the ambitious aim of bringing closer and make accessible the medical-scientific culture and its challenges to the public.
SUBJECT 2018 - TIME TO CARE
No one can deny that developments in medical science, and the consequent improvement in treatment, have extended our lives. Yet many of these additional years are spent worrying about our health and at times making excessive demands on medical science, not only to give us more years but also to improve the quality of our extended life span.
A CALENDAR FULL OF EVENTS
More than 70 events for this 2018 edition that has proven himself as an event very rich in contents, novelties and prominent speakers. The Festival della Scienza Medica proves to be an important and long-awaited opportunity for scientific in-depth analysis and popularization, with nationally and internationally known guests as protagonists.
AN INCREASING SUCCESS
The last edition of the Festival stood out for a very large number of participants. Over 55,000 people, a 10% jump in attendance from the last edition, a large number of international speakers including 5 Nobel Prize-winners, dozens of meetings and conferences in the 18 Bolognese venues. An event that arouses curiosity and interest every year.
The event has attended by May-Britt Moser, neuroscientist, Nobel Prize-winner in 2014 for her studies of the human brain; Lefkowitz, Nobel Prize-winner in Chemistry in 2012 for the discoveries on membrane receptors; Rosbash, Nobel Prize-winner in Physiology and Medicine for the discovery of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm.