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The UAB opens a call for mobility grants and incorporation of international talent

The Spanish Ministry for Universities has conferred onto the UAB a total of 17.5 million euros to be destined for Margarita Salas grants, aimed at training young PhD graduates and the requalification of civil servants, and for the María Zambrano grants for the attraction of international talent. Deadline for applications is 30 September.

UCI

A new mathematical model assesses ICU patients' mortality risk

Researchers from the UAB Department of Mathematics worked in collaboration with the Hospital de Mataró in developing an artificial intelligence-based model for predicting the risk of death of intensive care unit patients according to their characteristics. The model will improve the quality of care in these types of units.

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Expenses for university R&D&I increase moderately

According to the IUNE Observatory’s 2021 Report total public spending on university R&D&I gradually increased by 6% between 2016 and 2019, increasing from 8,989 to 9,554 million Euros, although it has still not reached 2008 pre-recession levels, when 10,628 million Euros were invested.

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The UAB suspends all graduation ceremonies

Due to a large increase in cases and rapid transmission of the delta variant of Covid-19, the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona's governing team deems it necessary to suspend all graduation ceremonies which were to be held on campus.