Guest lectures and seminars


The view of Oslo from Ekeberg
Time and place: Sep. 29, 2017 8:30 AM - Sep. 30, 2017 12:30 PM, Hotel Bristol, Oslo

Welcome to Oslo and the 2017 GRIN: General Practice Research on Infections meeting. It is hosted by The Antibiotic Center of Primary Health Care and The Department of General Practice, University of Oslo.  

Doctor looking at watch
Time and place: June 15, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM, Room 123, Frederik Holsts hus

In this workshop, we want to invite you to think with us about how to explore past and present medical knowledge and practices by tracking and mapping the circulation of ideas, experiences, concepts, practices and technologies of time, managed by different agents of knowledge, different institutions and different social, political and academic fields.

Potrait from guest lecture
Time and place: May 24, 2017 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, rom 123, Frederik Holsts hus

Open guest lecture with Dr. Ezekiel Emmanuel.

Time and place: May 18, 2017 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Stort møterom (2531) i Georg Sverdrups hus

Open seminar with medical sociologist Simon Kitto. Please register before May 12, due to lunch ordering.

Book covers by Paul Farmer
Time and place: Dec. 13, 2016 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus aud 1

“Structural interventions to address structural violence: Global health equity in Haiti and Rwanda”. Open guest lecture by Paul Farmer. The seminar is an annual event in honour of professor Per Fugelli.

Postlude: Social Medicine in the age of Global Health - A conversation between Per Fugelli and Paul Farmer.

head with puzzle
Time and place: Dec. 7, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Aud, Frederik Holsts hus

Open guest lecture with examples from work to reduce use of coercion in mental health care in the Netherlands and England. Lectures with Sylvia Gerritsen, Laura van Melle, Yolande Voskes (VU University Medical Centre in Amsterdam), Michael Dunn (Nuffield Department of Population Health, Oxford, England) and Jorun Rugkåsa (Health Services Research Unit, Ahus & Social Psychiatry Group, University of Oxford).

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Room 123, Fredrik Holsts hus, Ullevål University Hospital

Guest lecture with Ken Bond, Director for Patient Engagement and International Affairs at the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 

Time and place: Oct. 10, 2016 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Aud, Frederik Holsts hus

Open guest lecture by Marcia C. Inhorn, Professor of Anthropology and International Relations, Yale University.

Time and place: Oct. 4, 2016 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM, Aud, Frederik Holsts hus

Inauguration lectures held by Professor Andrea Winkler, Associate Professor Kåre Moen and Associate Professor Trygve Ottersen.

Time and place: Sep. 30, 2016 1:00 PM, Aud, Frederik Holsts hus

- Challenges in approaches to disease prevention. Open guest lecture by Kane Race, The University of Sydney.

Time and place: May 12, 2016 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, 223, Frederik Holsts hus

Open Seminar/workshop with professor Sally Thorne from University of British Columbia in Canada: "Conducting research  informed by nursing's disciplinary epistemology and contributing to nursing’s knowledge needs"

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, seminarrom 4, Harald Scheldrups hus

Open guest lecture with Associate Professor David Nicholls. He explores some of the issues and sets out some of the historical reasons for physiotherapy’s current tensions. In examining some of these he asks if we are indeed seeing the ‘End of Physiotherapy’.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2016 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Seminar room 4, 1rst Floor, Harald Schjelderup’s house, Forskningsveien 3a

Seminar with Jeremy Goldhaber-Fiebert, Stanford University.

Time and place: Mar. 7, 2016 9:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Meeting room at HELED, 2nd floor, Harald Scjelderups hus

Open seminar: Dr. Kris Vanhaecht is visiting from KU Leuven. He has extensive experience the field of care process improvement and quality control, and will identify some challenges in research on care pathways.  

Time and place: Mar. 3, 2016 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Auditorium 1, 1st floor, Harald Schjelderups hus, Forskningsveien 3a

The seminar will discuss current affairs in cervical cancer prevention efforts, including screening and vaccination policies, with speakers from Karolinska Institutet, the Cancer Registry of Norway, Harvard University and University of Oslo.