Results about: outreach

600 visitors converge for IRB Barcelona’s Open Day

Next Saturday, IRB Barcelona is set to receive hundreds of people who have shown interest in the centre after the fund-raising dance video featuring its researchers.

Those who have given donations include schools and members of the public curious about the institute’s facilities, which are located at the Barcelona Science Park.

Almost 150 volunteers will be participating in the event, held to mark IRB Barcelona’s 10th anniversary this year.

Scientists and their science, live at CosmoCaixa

The PCB is organizing the 13th edition of the "Live Research" Fair with the participation of research centres from all Catalonia.

IRB Barcelona is participating once again in this event through a workshop on “Finding new uses for existing drugs”.

The three prizes for “Secondary Research” projects given to work mentored by IRB Barcelona researchers

This year IRB Barcelona has supervised 39 research projects done by secondary school students

The awardees will present their work in two public science fairs to be held this year

“A Future in Biomedicine”, an initiative to promote scientific vocation among university students

The IRB Barcelona programme is aimed at students in the fourth year of their degree and is launched offering four fellowships.

The students selected will work on a research project for seven months under the supervision of a group leader.

Tens of students, from secondary school to university level, pass through IRB Barcelona each year to train in biomedicine.

24 students start a year of fun activities in science in the new edition of “Crazy About Biomedicine”

On Friday 9 January in a ceremony held in Mont Sant Benet, the Catalunya la Pedrera Foundation welcomed the 172 students enrolled on one of the seven “Crazy about Science” courses, in which eight research centres in Catalonia are involved.

Forerunner of the “Crazy about Science” Programme, “Crazy about Biomedicine” enters its third year and seeks to stimulate scientific talent among secondary school students.

Schools and kids give a Christmas boost to IRB Barcelona science

Two Barcelona-area schools donate proceeds from their Christmas charity actions to the Institute for Research in Biomedicine.

The initiatives are a result of the campaign to raise awareness and funding that began with the launch of the IRB Barcelona dance video in October.