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Pasteurista pandemiaan - seminaari 21.10.2022


From Pasteur to the pandemic. On the 200th birthyear of the French scientist



Tervetuloa seuraamaan seminaaria, jonka aiheena on kaksi teemaa: Louis Pasteur ja covid-pandemia. Louis Pasteurin syntymästä tulee tänä vuonna kuluneeksi 200 vuotta. Maineikas tiedemies teki suuren työn rokotteiden kehittämisessä, joiden merkitys on ollut oleellinen viimeaikaisen covid-pandemian torjunnassa.

Tilaisuus on englanninkielinen ja maksuton. Etukäteisilmoittautuminen 7.10. mennessä oheisen linkin kautta.

Parhain terveisin

Markku Äärimaa
Suomalais-ranskalainen teknillistieteellinen seura (SRTTS)


We have the pleasure of inviting you to the conference organized to celebrate the bicentenary of Louis Pasteur’s birth entitled “From Pasteur to the pandemic. On the 200th birthyear of the French scientist. The aim of the event is to honor and celebrate the life and work of Pasteur, look back on the COVID-19 pandemic and how we can prepare for current and future threats. The great French scientist revolutionized science with his discoveries that would save millions of lives through the developments of vaccines. The event’s lectures will focus on Pasteur’s life and work, on COVID-19 and other pandemics as well as on the threats and opportunities of the future.

Date: 21 October 2022, 13:00-17:00

Venue : FMA auditorium 8th floor, Finnish Medical Association, Mäkelänkatu 2, 00501 Helsinki

This event is co-organized by:

  • The Institut Français de Finlande
  • The association franco-finlandaise pour la recherche scientifique et technique (AFFRST)
  • The Finnish Medical Association (FMA)
  • The Finnish institute for health and welfare (THL)

Entrance is free of charge, however advance registration is required

Please register by the 7th of October and do let us know by email if you have any dietary restrictions at the following address:

To register to Pasteur Conference:

For more information

Link to programme

Programme Conference Pasteur 200


Kindly note that in conjunction with the conference, an exhibition retracing the life and work of Louis Pasteur will be presented at the French Institute from 14 October to 11 November. More information here

With best regards

Markku Äärimaa