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Community Engagement

Involve yourself in the many cultural opportunities offered to you while studying at DIS Stockholm.

Managing Food Allergies Abroad

Having allergies does not have to stand in the way of enjoying a semester abroad. With preparation and planning, there are plenty of ways to travel safely and engage in the local food culture while managing…

Traveling with Dietary Needs

When you are traveling abroad in Europe with a dietary restriction, preparation will take you far! Here are a few tips for managing dietary needs while traveling: Dietary Restrictions on Your DIS Study Tour Your dietary…

Using DIS IT Resources

Student Account All students are provided with DIS credentials with their arrival information. This account provides access to all DIS IT resources on such as Wi-Fi, kiosk computers, lab computers, printers and copiers, etc. Internet Access…

Modern Pandemics and Epidemics

Pandemics like COVID-19, HIV and, even earlier, the Spanish Flu, profoundly impacted approaches to public health strategies, medical research, and clinical care. Using disease-specific case studies, explore the core concepts of pandemics and epidemics and consider…

Medical Diagnostics

This course provides a unique opportunity to understand the rationale behind the design of multiple diagnostic tools used to predict, prevent, diagnose, and optimally treat disease. The emphasis is on the development and selection of appropriate…

Denmark-Norway

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Sweden

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Iceland

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Sweden

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Co-Creation Lab

This interactive course – open to all students – focuses on the process of design, using methods of design-thinking and co-creation: user-centered mindsets and actionoriented toolkits to help reframe challenges and innovate collaboratively. No design experience…

Biostatistics

This is an introduction to visualization and statistical methods for the analysis of biological data. Emphasizing both a conceptual understanding and analysis of real data sets, the course covers biological experiment design, methods of data collection,…

Engineering the Energy Cloud

Traditional energy platforms rely on energy extraction from fossil fuels and a centralized system for energy distribution to consumers. Our warming world, however, requires major transformations in these current energy systems. In Scandinavia, these disruptions are…

Engineering Biomaterials

Dissolvable wound dressings, replacement hips, contact lenses – biomaterials are substances suitable for interaction with biological systems, ultimately intended for therapeutic and diagnostic applications. What technologies are in development now? What biomaterials are poised to change…

Engineering Sustainable Environments in Scandinavia

This engineering course explores the development of tools and technologies to protect and restore environmental systems sustainably, using contemporary Scandinavian case studies. We assess local environmental impacts of human activities relating to water consumption, waste production,…

Biomedical Engineering in Scandinavia

Engineer tools for biomedical discovery. This course explores the design, development, and implementation of cutting edge technologies instrumental in advancing the biomedical sciences. Featuring current developments in Stockholm and the Nordic region, the course incorporates Field…

Engineering

We face significant challenges as a species: from engineering better medicines and designing life-saving medical devices to addressing our collective need for clean water, green energy, and healthy, livable cities.

My Stockholm Story

What’s it really like to live and study abroad in Stockholm? We know a few people that may have some answers.

Preparing Your Technology

Before leaving for Stockholm, we have a few suggestions of how to prepare your technology for your time abroad! Keep DIS Emails Out of Your Spam Folder Make sure you are successfully receiving emails from DIS,…