In his presentation on "Untangling the complexity of ageing", Prof Tom Kirkwood (Newcastle University) stresses the importance of developing virtual, systems biology approaches to address what it means to virtually grow old.
The high-level partners meeting has been held in Leuven, Belgium, on 30-31 January 2023
New EU Research Project REALM kicks off its activities
On the 19th-20th January 2023, the Kick-off meeting of the interdisciplinary consortium of the European research project REALM, took place in Maastricht. The consortium is led by Professor Michel Dumontier from Maastricht University and is composed of 13 European partners, including the VPHi, and two associated partners.
VPHi VACANCY: Scientific officer for in silico medicine and digital health
The VPH institute is looking for 2 motivated persons with a background in computer modeling and simulation, digital twins, artificial intelligence or health data to reinforce the team and help to build the ecosystem for digital twins in healthcare.
WHO Member States agree to develop legally binding pandemic accord in early 2023
The Member States of the World Health Organization recently agreed to develop the first draft of a legally binding agreement designed to protect the world from future pandemics.