Symposiums are a way to achieve the objective of the foundation. Since 1972 the foundation has organized symposiums with a theme that sits in the medical sector supported by the scholarships of the foundation. An art symposium was arranged in 2020.
Since year 2000 the symposiums have had interdisciplinary themes that have led to interesting dialogues between different scientific approaches. The invited lecturers have come from all over the world and have with their research enriched the Finnish level of medicine.