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Portrett av professor Svein Olav Kolset
Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 11:00 AM4:00 PM, University of Oslo, Domus Medica, Nye Aud 13

Svein Olav Kolset was educated as a Nutritionist at the School of Nutrition, the University of Oslo. He has since then been a staff scientist and later Professor at the Department of Nutrition. Svein Olav has for decades been a leading international expert on nutrition and glycobiology. In honor of Professor Kolset's 70th birthday, we invite you to a symposium with talks reflecting Svein Olav's  present and former research activities.

Time and place: Dec. 9, 2021 11:30 AM4:00 PM, Store Auditorium A1.1001, Domus Odontologica, University of Oslo

NORHEART invites everyone with an interest in the mitochondrion and cardiovascular disease to our half-day seminar.

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2021 9:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Anbjørn Ree at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: “The perception of pain”

Time and place: Dec. 10, 2021 11:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Anbjørn Ree at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Timing is everything: Exploring the psychophysiology of affective touch through subjective reports, physiological responses and behaviour” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Dec. 14, 2021 9:15 AM, Runde auditorium, Domus Medica, Sognasvannsveien 9, Oslo

Cand.med. Agnete Prydz at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: "Role of neuroglia in stroke"

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Time and place: Dec. 14, 2021 11:15 AM, Runde auditorium, Domus Medica, Sognsvannsveien 9, Oslo

Cand.med. Agnete Prydz at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis "Detrimental synergy; Deciphering the roles of Aquaporins in Parkinson’s Disease" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Nov. 26, 2021 8:30 AM10:00 AM, Georg Sverdrup hus, Stort møterom

For the November edition of the PhD and Post-doc Breakfast Club, we welcome research librarian Heidi Sjursen Konestabo from the Department of Biosciences to talk about figures, maps and datasets.

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Time and place: Nov. 25, 2021 9:00 AMNov. 26, 2021 4:00 PM, University of Oslo, Domus Medica, Department of Nutrition, Room 3100

This workshop will give an introduction to respirometry and how to use the whole room calorimetry.

In addition, a theoretical and practical introduction on the Promethion architecture and specifics of the Oslo system will also be presented, including system calibration and validation by propane burn.

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Time and place: Nov. 8, 2021 5:00 PM, Zoom

Cand.med Suleman Hussain at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Postsynaptic role of SNARE proteins in synaptic plasticity” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Nov. 8, 2021 3:00 PM, Zoom

Cand.med Suleman Hussain at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: “Potential clinical significance of SNARE proteins”

Time and place: Oct. 29, 2021 8:30 AM10:00 AM, Georg Sverdrup hus, Stort møterom

For October’s edition of PPBC, we are delighted to welcome back Sølvi Haavik, an Adviser at the Studies Section of the MN Faculty, to share her valuable insight into the world of intercultural communication. 

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Time and place: Oct. 25, 2021 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Salim Ghannoum at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “The role of Golgi fragmentation in breast cancer cell migration and tumor progression: an integrated experimental-computational approach” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2021 10:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Salim Ghannoum at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: “Towards a mathematically rooted approach to cancer treatment”

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Time and place: Oct. 14, 2021 2:30 PM3:30 PM, Zoom and Runde Auditorium, Domus Medica

Speaker: Magnus Dehli Vigeland, Digital solutions for genomic medicine, Department of Medical Genetics, Oslo University Hospital

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2021 10:00 AM11:00 AM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

10 October is World Mental Health Day! Its objective is to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilize efforts in support of it. UiODoc would like to take this opportunity to provide a talk in regards to mental health for PhD and postdocs at UiO. Therefore, we invited Ingvild Mageli, a PhD in economics to give a talk about PhD struggles called “especially independent” which dives into psychosocial well-being aspects.

Time and place: Oct. 11, 2021 1:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Laura Cristina Trachsel Moncho at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Lipid-binding proteins in selective and non-selective autophagy” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

the Nansen Neuroscience Network (NNN)
Time and place: Oct. 11, 2021 11:30 AM1:30 PM, The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters – DNVA, Drammensv 78, 0271 Oslo

The Nansen Neuroscience Lectures (NNL) honour Nansen’s ground-breaking contribution to neuroscience, and since 10.10.10 the event is part of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters annual Nansen-celebration.

Time and place: Oct. 11, 2021 11:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Laura Cristina Trachsel Moncho at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: “Autophagy and Viruses: Friends or Foes?”

Time and place: Sep. 30, 2021 8:30 AM10:00 AM, Georg Sverdrup hus, auditorium 1

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. 24, 2021 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Kaitlyn Michiko Tsuruda at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Overdiagnosis and 'underdiagnosis' in BreastScreen Norway” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Sep. 24, 2021 10:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Kaitlyn Michiko Tsuruda at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: “The impact of the Covid 19 pandemic on the diagnosis and treatment of patients with breast cancer, lessons to be learned for future pandemics”

Time and place: Sep. 22, 2021 1:00 PM2:30 PM, Farmasibygningen Auditorium 2

Are you unionized? Is it maybe something you considered for a long time but just were unsure which union to choose? Or are you totally new to this topic?

No matter what fits your situation, join our meet & greet event to get to know three UiO unions Akademikerne, Forskerforbundet and NTL and their differences. 

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2021 5:00 PM7:00 PM, Sophus Bugges hus, auditorium 1 & Zoom!

On September 14 2021, UiODoc will hold its Annual General Assembly. We welcome all PhDs and postdocs at the University of Oslo to come attend the meeting to learn more about UiODoc’s work, to have your say about our agenda and bring up anything for discussion, to get involved with our activities or simply to enjoy your afternoon with colleagues and good food.

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Time and place: Sep. 13, 2021 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Leon Alexander McLaren Berge at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Use of prescription drugs and risk of cutaneous melanoma” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2021 10:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Leon Alexander McLaren Berge at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will give a trial lecture on the given topic: “The effect of physical activity in reducing risk of recurrence after cancer”