Meeting of scientific journalism of excellence (PerCientEx) 2021

The covid-19 pandemic has put on the table the importance of science journalism. I had never read, shared and talked so much about scientific reports as in recent months. So this year all indications are that the new edition of the PerCientEx Observatory will resonate more strongly , an initiative dedicated for years to making journalistic work on science, technology,…

2021

Dr. Antoni Esteve Foundation Research Award 2021

We open the call for the seventeenth Dr. Antoni Esteve Foundation Research Award. This award, of € 18,000, will be given to the best pharmacological research work, in any of its aspects (design, synthesis, galenic development, clinical or laboratory evaluation, use, etc.), published in any scientific journal during the years 2019 and 2020*. Biennially, Spanish…

2021

Writing for the Biomedical Sciences – Next edition

The Dr. Antoni Esteve Foundation and the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) launch the third edition of Writing for the Biomedical Sciences, a new online course aimed at those who want to improve their skills in scientific writing in English. After two first editions that took place during the covid-19 pandemic, this third edition will take…

2021

Impatient science during COVID-19

Impatient science during COVID-19. It is the title of the online debate organized by the Dr. Antoni Esteve Foundation on December 1, 2020 to analyze the challenges and mistakes that may have been made in the communication of research on vaccines and drugs for COVID-19 during the current pandemic. It was also discussed how this…

2020

Face-to-face courses

The Dr. Antoni Esteve Foundation Courses cover aspects as diverse as how to develop skills to write a scientific article, how to make oral presentations or how to introduce a new member of an ethics committee to the subject. Lasting two days and with a clear emphasis on participation, the format of the courses is…

2020

Writing for the biomedical sciences

The Dr. Antoni Esteve Foundation and the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) have launched  Writing for the Biomedical Sciences, a new online course aimed at those who want to improve their skills in scientific writing in English. This course not only has lessons on the structure of an original research article but shows how to write it following the cornerstones of scientific…

2020