NCMM Alumni Profiles

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Published Feb. 23, 2021 3:00 PM

Dr. Harri Itkonen joined NCMM as a PhD student in the Mills Group in 2010. He now has his own group at the University of Helsinki. Here, Harri details his career to date and how his NCMM experiences have helped shape his career. 

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Published Feb. 10, 2021 9:36 PM

Former NCMM PhD student, Simer Bains MD, describes her time as a PhD student in the Taskén group at BiO and NCMM, and what she has gone on to do since graduating in 2016.

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Published Jan. 29, 2021 11:37 AM

Professor Kjetil Taskén was the Director of NCMM from its inauguration in 2008 until 2018 when he accepted a new role as Head of the Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital (OUH).

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Published Dec. 14, 2020 10:09 PM

Ian Mills was one of the first group leaders recruited to NCMM. He joined the Centre as head of the Prostate Cancer Research Group in 2010. Ian rotated out of NCMM in 2016 after accepting a permanent position at Queens University, Belfast. 

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Published Nov. 26, 2020 9:45 PM

Professor J Preben Morth was one of the first group leaders recruited to NCMM. He joined the Centre from Aarhus University, Denmark, in October 2010.