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Time and place: Sep. 28, 2020 2:00 PM, Zoom

Master Miaomiao Li at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Role of RNA modifications in innate immunity and immune response.

Time and place: Sep. 28, 2020 4:00 PM, Zoom

Master Miaomiao Li at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Novel Roles of the N6-methyladenosine Reader YTHDF2 in Genome Stability and Neuronal Development” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 7, 2020 10:15 AM, Zoom

M.Sc Prudence Atukunda at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Unlocking the Potential for Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals for Nutrition in Africa: Targets, Strategies, Synergies, and Challenges.

Time and place: Oct. 7, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

M.Sc Prudence Atukunda at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Improved child development outcomes in rural Uganda: long-term follow-up of a randomized maternal education trial” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2020 10:15 AM, Zoom

Msc Zhi Zhao at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Model selection for time-to-event response variables in high-dimensional settings.

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

Msc Zhi Zhao at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Multivariate structured penalized and Bayesian regressions for pharmacogenomic screens” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 15, 2020 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Throne Holst paper- and twitter awards will be arranged October 15th at 2.00-4.00 PM.

Time and place: Oct. 15, 2020 2:30 PM3:30 PM, Place TBA.

Speaker: Juho Rousu, Professor, Department of Computer Science, Aalto University, Finland.

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Time and place: Sep. 25, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Ane Charlotte Christensen at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Balancing stability and plasticity-perturbations of extracellularmatrix and inhibitory activity in themature grid cell network” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Sep. 25, 2020 10:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Ane Charlotte Christensen at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: The role of inhibition in neurodevelopmental disorders.

Time and place: Sep. 24, 2020 9:00 AM10:00 AM, Zoom!

Imposter syndrome probably affects most of us, and can seriously affect our mental health, confidence, and happiness. This talk by Hugo de Boer aims to analyse and relativise imposter syndrome, as well as provide insights to mitigate its effects.

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Time and place: Sep. 16, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

M.Sc Laure Isabelle Piechaczyk at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Identifying new avenues for leukemia treatment using genomewide CRISPR/Cas9 and ex vivo drug sensitivity screens” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Sep. 16, 2020 10:15 AM, Zoom

M.Sc Laure Isabelle Piechaczyk at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Mechanisms of drug resistance in cancer.

Time and place: Sep. 15, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc. Daniel Lawer Egbenya at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Changes in plasticity-related proteins in hippocampal synapses in a rat model of chronic temporal lobe epilepsy” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Sep. 15, 2020 10:15 AM, Zoom

MSc. Daniel Lawer Egbenya at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Glutamate receptors in brain development.

Time and place: Sep. 8, 2020 4:30 PM8:00 PM, Sophus Bugges auditorium 1
UiODoc’s Annual General Assembly (AGM) will take place on September 8th. Since we at UiODoc wish to represent YOU and YOUR worries, troubles, and needs in the best possible manner, we need YOUR participation.

 

Not everybody has to or can contribute actively as a member of the executive body (although we are looking for such candidates - see below), but nevertheless it is time well-spent to share your thoughts with others that are sitting in the same boat.
 
Please register until September 1st!
Free tapas will be served afterwards!
Time and place: Sep. 3, 2020 9:00 AM10:00 AM, Zoom!

Glad to announce we are starting up again via virtual zoom for breakfast club! Thinking about applications and jobs over the summer? Get started here! 

This edition of the PhD and Postdoc Breakfast Club can help you in job applications, projects and collaborations within and beyond academia.

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Time and place: Aug. 27, 2020 8:00 AM, Zoom

Cand.med Tayyaba Qureshi at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Elements of glutamate and GABA recycling at the synapse” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Aug. 26, 2020 3:15 PM, Zoom

Cand.med Tayyaba Qureshi at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: The role of EAAT2 dysfunction in diseases of the nervous system.

Time and place: June 25, 2020 9:00 AM11:00 AM, Zoom!

Need some expert tips and motivation for writing?

This lecture is part of the June edition of UiODOC Virtual Writing Seminar 2020. 

It is open to everyone. Please register to later receive the link on Zoom. Those who register for the full week's workshop will receive the link to this as part of that registration. 

Time and place: June 24, 2020 4:00 PM, Zoom

Master of Clinical Medicine Yuchuan Li at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Perilipins: Protectors of lipid reservoirs - Regulation of lipid droplets and lipid flux by Plin2 and Plin5” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor). 

Time and place: June 24, 2020 2:00 PM, Zoom

Master Clinical Medicine Yuchuan Li at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Disrupted cholesterol homeostasis in metabolic diseases.

Time and place: June 22, 2020 9:00 AMJune 26, 2020 3:00 PM, Zoom!

In June, UiODOC will repeat the success of the Virtual Writing Seminar earlier this Spring. From Monday 22nd June, UiODOC will host a 5-day online writing seminar in collaboration with Mathew Stiller-Reeve (PhD) and Åsmund H. Eikenses (PhD). The seminar will provide a virtual space for PhDs and postdocs to meet up, learn and discuss writing. This virtual space will be packed with useful activities like:

-Lectures on writing skills

-Brain warm-up exercises

-Shut-up-and-write sessions

-Small discussion group meetings

All activities will take place on Zoom so please make sure you’ve signed up to the free version (at least).

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Time and place: June 12, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

M.Sc Mari Mohn Paulsen at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Development and evaluation of a decision support system to prevent and treat disease-related malnutrition” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: June 12, 2020 10:15 AM, Zoom

M.Sc Mari Mohn Paulsen at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: Responsibility, management and cost of malnutrition in Norway.