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Staff exchange week

The Staff exchange week will take place in time period of 28.03 – 01.04.2022.


Location: Institute of Human Genetics PAS, Strzeszyńska 32 street, Poznań

A gallery of posters will be posted in the main lobby of the Institute throughout the staff exchange week*.

Monday, March 28th  

10.00 – 11.00


11.00 – 11.30

Introduction and welcome speeches

11.30 – 14.30

_INHUMANGE Teamwork Training (integration workshop)

Izabela Stelmaszewska – Patyk, Poznań Science and Technology Park

18.00 –

Welcome evening

Concert of Bayan Brothers band

Location: Działynski Palace,  Stary Rynek 78/79 street, Poznan

Tuesday, March 29th  

10.00 – 11.30

Roundtables with PIs (appointments required)

Schedule available here

11.30 – 13.00

Scientific matching

1. Thesis  ‘Proteomic and transcriptomic approaches to unravel the role of aberrantly expressed miRNAs in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia’, Monika Drobna – Śledzińska (Dept. of Molecular and Clinical Genetics)

2. Presentations of incoming PhD students**

13.00 – 14.00

Institute’s seminar (Open Lecture)

‘The role of epigenetic modifiers, HDAC9 and HDAC10, in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma’

Katarzyna Iżykowska, PhD, Department of Molecular Pathology, IHG PAS

16.00 – 18.00

Discover Poznań – Guided city tour

Location: Adam Mickiewicz Square, Poznań

Wednesday, March 30th  

10.00 – 13.00

Scientific matching

1. Thesis ‘Mutations of cis-regulatory elements as potential mechanism leading to chromatin inaccessibility and gene silencing in classical Hodgkin Lymphoma’, Adam Ustaszewski (Dept. of Cancer Genetics)

2. Thesis ‘Functional dissection of IGH regulatory regions in B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma’, Marta Kasprzyk (Dept. of Molecular Pathology)

3. Presentations of incoming PhD students**

13.00 – 14.00

Open Lecture

Pediatric T-all type-1 and type-2 relapses develop along distinct pathways of clonal evolution

Paulina Richter-Pechanska, PhD, Hematology, Oncology and Tumor Immunology, Charite Universitaetsmedizin Berlin

14.15 – 14.45

Lab visits: Advanced Imaging Laboratory for Cell and Tissue Models, Innovative Medical Centre

14.45 –

Free time

Thursday, March 31st  

10.00 – 14.00

Develop your career in Poland – fellowships for international PhD students and staff – training:

1. Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship. The best booster for your early scientific career?

Paweł Kaczmarek, Poznań Science and Technology Park

2. Offer of Polish and international funding institutions: Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange, National Science Centre, EMBO

Agnieszka Możejko, Grant Office, IHG PAS

14.00 –

Free time

Friday, April 1st  

10.00 – 11.00

Certificates and farewell

Supporting person (if you need help to organize your stay in Poznań): dr Magdalena Kostrzewska – Poczekaj, Agnieszka Możejko

*Incoming Phd students may present a poster during staff exchange week. Poster dimensions required: 69 cm x 99 cm.

**Incoming PhD students are requested to prepare max.10 min. presentation regarding their research/diploma thesis.