Panel and Party @ Pesä: Doctoral Programme in Drug Research (DPDR) and The Association of Pharmacy Teachers and Researchers (FOTY) career night and seasonal party

Join us for the DPDR and FOTY Career night for the interesting Panel discussion: The Perspective of Experience in Academic Research with the invited panelists: Yvonne Holm, Heikki Vuorela, Jari Yli-Kauhaluoma and Raimo Tuominen.

In the panel the accomplished and experienced lecturers and professors of the Faculty of Pharmacy discuss on the themes of professorship and academics as a career path, how has the world of academics changed during their careers, and what would be their advice for people currently pursuing this path.The night will conclude with the FOTY seasonal party, filled with free socializing, food, drinks and an opportunity to sauna! If you wish to sauna please bring own towel.

When ? Wednesday 4.12.2019 starting at 17.00

Where ? Käärmeenpesä (Sörnäisten rantatie 33, 4th floor) https://www.kaarmeenpesa.fi

Registration:  Until 29th November 23.59 https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/101735/lomake.html.

Please note that the registration is binding!

All DPDR members and/or FOTY members are welcome to join!

FOTY Spring event on Wednesday 29.5.2019!

This year’s spring event is a ‘not so serious’ bowling tournament in Kallio Fun Bowling & Bar, the best bowler will win a small prize!

After bowling (circa 20.00) it is possible to go and enjoy the victory or swallow the sorrow of losing with drinks in Kallio together!

Where?

Fun Bowling & Bar Kallio (Helsinginkatu 25, 00510 Helsinki). Lets meet at 17.45 in front of the establishment.

 When?

Wednesday 29.5.2018 starting 18.00.

 Registration:

With E-form https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/98257/lomake.html by 23.59 o’clock on 23rd of May.

 If you need to cancel your registration, please contact foty.hallitus@gmail.com before 23.59 o’clock on 23rd of May.

Note that for bowling signup is binding.

Everyone is welcome for drinks afterwards, signup needed only for informational purposes.

Please join us to enjoy the Kallio atmosphere along with bowling and good company!

Travel grant application period 2019 opened!

It’s springtime and FOTY travel grants application period 2019 is upon us!

Members of the association are invited to apply for grants for participating in congresses or corresponding scientific meetings. Application period begins 11.4.2019 8.00 o’clock and applications are to be submitted electronically no later than Wednesday 24.4.2019 at 23.59 o’clock.

Note that if you are not yet a member of FOTY, in addition to the application form also a request to join FOTY must be send no later than Wednesday 24.4.2019 at 23.59 o’clock  for the application to be valid. Please consult this page on instructions how to join.

Link for the online application:  https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/97700/lomake.html 

Good luck!

FOTY Board 2019

The board for year 2019 was elected on April 4th at the Annual Meeting of FOTY.

The board of 2019 is:

Wilma Kiander (President)
Ilkka Miettinen (Vice-President)
Juho Heininen (Secretary)
Tuuli Karhu (Treasurer)
Saara Lautala (Communication matters)
Lotta Pohjolainen (Membership secretary)

DPDR and FOTY present: Career night and seasonal party 23.11.2018

When? Friday 23th of November 2018 starting at 17.00

Where? Biocenter2, room 2004 (Opetusapteekki), Viikinkaari5b

Program:

17.00 – DPDR and FOTY Career night

Career adventures of PhDs in drug research – commercializing your   knowledge

Invited speakers:
PhD (Pharm) Jenni Pessi  and Prof (Pharm) Vincenzo Cerullo

19.00 – Informal program “DPDR and FOTY Seasonal party”

Food and drinks available!

Registration? https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/93451/lomake.html

Registration deadline: 21st November 23.59. Please note that the registration is binding! 

Welcome!

Spring event on Thursday 7.6.2018!

FOTY is organising a picnic! Look forward to a relaxed good time together with picnic snacks and refreshments! There is also a possibility to participate in yard games. If you own some yard game you wish to play, you are welcome to bring it with you! In case of rain picnic is moved indoors.

Where?

Viikki Campus (Viikinkaari 5). Meetup in the 2nd floor lobby of Biocentre 2.

When?

Thursday 7.6.2018 starting 16.00.

Registration:

With E-form https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/89367/lomake.html by

16.00 o’clock on 5th of June, so we know how much snacks we should provide!

If you need to cancel your registration, please contact foty.hallitus(at)gmail.com before

16.00 o’clock on 5.6.

 

Please join us to enjoy the sun if weather permits, and good company in any case!

Travel grant application period 2018 opened!

It’s springtime and FOTY travel grants application period 2018 is upon us!

Members of the association are invited to apply for grants for participating in congresses or corresponding scientific meetings. Application period begins 26.3.2018 10 a.m and applications are to be submitted electronically no later than Friday 13.4.2018 at 4 p.m.

Note that if you are not yet a member of FOTY, in addition to the application form also a request to join FOTY must be send no later than Friday afternoon 13.4.2018 4 p.m for the application to be valid. Please consult this page on instructions how to join.

Link for the online application: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/88329/lomake.html

FOTY Board 2018

The board for year 2018 was elected on March 13th at the Annual Meeting of FOTY.

The board of 2018 is:

Emmi Palomäki (President)
Ilkka Miettinen (Vice-President)
Wilma Kiander (Secretary)
Tuuli Karhu (Treasurer)
Saara Lautala (Communication matters)
Lotta Pohjolainen (Membership secretary)

FOTY Annual Meeting 13.2.2018

Are you interested in joining the FOTY board or just want to know more about the association? Join the FOTY Annual Meeting!

The Annual Meeting will take place on Tuesday 13.2.2018 at 16.00 in the Faculty meeting room (Biocenter 2, 1st floor, 1104). In the Annual Meeting, we will elect the new board for 2018, decide upon membership fees and budget for the year, as well as plan the activities.

After the meeting, at 18.00, we will have dinner (at one’s own expense) in restaurant Kuurna (Meritullinkatu 6). If you would like to join the dinner, please sign up by Friday 9.2.2018 via email: anna-kaisa.rimpela@helsinki.fi

Welcome all!

DPDR and FOTY Career night and seasonal party 24.11.2017

Doctoral Programme in Drug Research (DPDR) and The Association of Pharmacy Teachers and Researchers (FOTY) Career night and seasonal party is organized on Friday 24th November 2017! After a short update on doctoral education, we can hear two interesting PhD career stories and continue the evening with more informal program and refreshments. All doctoral candidates, supervisors and FOTY members are welcome to hear the interesting presentations, meet colleagues and have fun.

You can register via the electronic form

https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/83469/lomake.html

Places are limited so register quickly. The deadline for registration is 10th November. Please note that the registration is binding and is required.

What:           DPDR and FOTY Career night and seasonal party

When:           Friday 24.11.2017, at 16.30

Where:         Think company, Viikki, Latokartanonkaari 3

Program:

16.30 – DPDR Career night

Opening of the event

Doctoral programme in Drug Research (DPDR) – update of doctoral education
Doctoral programme in Drug Research (DPDR) coordinator, Ilkka Reenilä

University of Helsinki PhD Students (HYVÄT) – official organization for doctoral candidates
Doct. cand. Jack Beresford, HYVÄT

Career adventures of PhDs in drug research
PhD (Pharm) Saija Leikola, Development Manager at Pharmac Finland Oy
PhD (Pharm) Sanna Siissalo, Development Manager at Association of Finnish Pharmacies

18.30 – Informal program “FOTY Seasonal party”