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Time and place: Oct. 2, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Helge Toft at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Cytokines and psychiatric symptoms in patients receiving inpatient treatment: The relationship between changes in immune activation and symptoms of mental distress. A 12-week follow-up study of patients with mental health disorders” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 2, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

Master Kenneth Larsen at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Early detection of autism spectrum disorder. Identification of symptoms associated with ASD in the second year of life in typical day-care centres in Norway” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 25, 2020 5:15 PM8:00 PM, Zoom

MSc Rojyar Khezri at Institute of clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis Host autophagy mediates organ wasting and nutrient mobilization for tumor growth for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor (PhD).

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

MD Lene Kirkhus at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Assessment and impact of frailty and comorbidity in older cancer patients” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 23, 2020 11:15 AM, Zoom

MSc Ragnhild Elén Gjulem Jamt at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Psychoactive substance use among drivers in a rural area - Studies of prevalence, risk of road traffic crash involvement and driver characteristics” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Sep. 23, 2020 11:15 AM, Zoom

M.Sc Ranjeeta S. Acharya at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Pelvic girdle pain and pelvic floor disorders in pregnant women” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time: Sep. 17, 2020 12:15 PM

MSc Marie-Victoire Louise Augusta Cosson at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Role of adenylyl cyclase subtypes, inhibitory G protein and phosphodiesterases to regulate the β1-AR-mediated inotropic response” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 17, 2020 11:15 AM3:00 PM, Zoom

MSc Linda Rennie at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Gait and gait variability in individuals with Parkinson’s disease – validity, reliability and long-term effects of intensive balance and gait training" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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

Cand.med. Magnhild Eide Macpherson at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Gut microbiota, lipid metabolism and systemic inflammation in common variable immunodeficiency  - A translational research approach" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor)

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Time and place: Sep. 14, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

Cand.med. Eva Maria Rehbinder at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Early life predictors for atopic dermatitis in infancy" for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2020 12:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

Cand.med. Marius Svanevik at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Randomized controlled trial of standard versus distal Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in patients with BMI 50-60 kg/m2 - Short and midterm results on weight loss, adverse events, health related quality of life, and bone health" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 11, 2020 11:15 AM3:00 PM, Zoom

MSc Astri Fjelde Maaland at Institute of Clinical medicine will be defending the thesis "Development of next generation radioimmunotherapies of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukaemia" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 10, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

Cand.med Mohammad Osman Pervez at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Novel biomarkers in patients with acute dyspnea” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 10, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

Cand.med Knut Johan Hjelmeland at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Zopiclone impairment. Characterization and measurement in an experimental study” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 8, 2020 11:15 AM, Zoom

Cand.med. Steinar Traae Bjørkhaug at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Alcohol-related alterations of the gut microbial flora” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 7, 2020 12:15 PM4:15 PM, Zoom

MD, Mphil Socheat Cheng at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Medication misuse and dependence among hospitalized older patients: Cross-sectional studies focusing on prescribed central nervous system depressants" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Sep. 3, 2020 10:30 AM, Zoom

MSc Madleen Orumaa at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Time trends of selected HPV-related diseases in  Norway and the impact of HPV multi-cohort vaccination using real-world data from population-based registries" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Aug. 28, 2020 5:15 PM9:00 PM, Zoom

MSc Aurélie Nguéa P. at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Nutrient stress responses in the budding yeast. Saccharomyces cerevisiae" for the degree of Dr.Philos (Doctor Philosophiae).

Time and place: Aug. 28, 2020 4:15 PM8:00 PM, Zoom

Cand.med. Benjamin Lassen Lykkedrang at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Complications after craniotomy for brain tumors" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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

MSc Dagim Shiferaw Tadele at Institue of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Development of novel approaches for treatment of leukemia” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time: Aug. 21, 2020 11:15 AM

Cand.med. Øystein Kalsnes Jørstad at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “A study of structure-function relationships in wet age-related macular degeneration and chiasmal compression. Promises and pitfalls of implementing optical coherence tomography in the management of a disease primarily affecting either the outer or the inner retina” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Aug. 17, 2020 1:00 PM, Zoom

Cand.med Nils Eide at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Micrometastasis in uveal melanoma-relevance for dormancy” for the degree of Dr.Philos (Doctor Philosophiae).

Time and place: Aug. 17, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Xiangfu Zhong at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Improving the understanding of mammalian microRNAs: from annotation, isomiR and function” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: June 29, 2020 12:15 PM, Zoom

MSc Tine Norman Alver at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis Investigating the role of Microphthalmia-Associated transcription Factor M in melanoma development and drug resistance for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: June 26, 2020 5:15 PM, Zoom

Cand.med. Christian Arstad at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis Use of somatic mitochondrial mutations as biomarkers in human cancer for the degree of Dr.Philos. (Doctor Philosophiae).