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PhD fellow Arleen Aune defended her PhD thesis ‘Cardiac organ damage in systemic hypertension: Impact of gender, etiology and comorbidities’ 15.03.24
Associate Professor Kari Jegerstedt gave a humorous and inspiring lecture on sex and gender and understanding of different categories and dimensions
The Female Heart workshop takes place at Solstrand Hotel & Bad outside Bergen on May 7th and 8th 2024. The workshop is hosted by the Center for Research on Cardiac Disease in Women at UiB and focuses on sex differences in cardiovascular risk and disease.
The annual Christmas Seminar took place at hotel Terminus Dec 11. The PhD fellows Anja Linde and Marit Sandberg chaired the meeting, here together with Edda Bahlmann PhD from Hamburg University
PhD fellow Lisa M. D. Grymyr passed her midway evaluation with an excellent presentation of her project: Cardiac function in severe obesity and after bariatric surgery
PhD fellow Marit Sandberg chaired the Center seminar on the impact of perimenopause on women’s work life.
PhD candidate Marit Sandberg presented her research at the 8th International Congress on Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy (CPP) 2023 in Abu Dhabi October 19-22, 2023
Associate professor Inger Haukenes and professor Silje Mæland present. Are YOU ready? Then bring your lunch box to meeting room 8.1-8.2 Laboratory building, Monday 30.10.23 @ 12-13. Coffee and tea will be served together with the Center cake. The event is open to all
Center for Research on Cardiac Disease in Women were well represented at ESH2023 in Milano
The auditorium was packed at the Center debate meeting on the recently published Norwegian Public Report on Women’s Health
Johannes Just Hjertaas defended the PhD degree 05.06.23 with the thesis entitled "Measurement of the left ventricular deformation using 3D echocardiography"
PhD fellows Marit Sandberg and Anja Linde celebrate their successful midway evaluations with mentors and colleagues at the Center
The University of Bergen arranged the NORHART course in Cardiac Imaging in Research this May. Twelve PhD students from all over Norway were gathered for an interactive course covering a wide range imaging methods used in cardiovascular research.
The Center is also this year represented at the European Society of Cardiology convention on prevention of cardiovascular disease. Professor Eva Gerdts speaks on how to manage cardiovascular risk increase during menopause
Ester Kringeland PhD present on: Impact of gender on cardiovascular risk factors and blood pressure related heart disease
Medical research student Rasmus Bach Sindre performed with excellence when he passed his midway evaluation 02.02.23. Rasmus is a 3rd year medical student, but has already acquired skills in advanced cardiac ultrasound image analysis and teaches his fellow students how to use handheld ultrasound equipment.
Center for research on cardiac disease in women have present a webinar on ‘Sustainable academic career in women in collaboration with Women in Global health Norway at the University of Oslo
Center for research on heart disease in women, is honored to have its first visiting international researcher, Piotr Sobieraj, MD, PhD, from the Medical University of Warsaw.