Neuro-SysMed Junior Scientist Symposia Kick-off

Join us in the kick-off of NEUROSYSM910, the Neuro-SysMed Junior Scientist Symposia!

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We start the very first Neuro-SysMed Junior Scientist Symposium off with an entire Mini Symposium! Simply click the sessions you wish to attend in the registration form. Preferably all!

Mini Symposium January 18, 2023

Place: The auditorium in Bikuben, Jonas Lies vei 69 (campus Haukeland University Hospital)

Time: Wednesday January 18 at 10:00 - 16:20

Registration link: is available here. Simply click the sessions you wish to attend.


10.00-11.00: Neuro-SysMed activities by Kjell-Morten Myhr, Director and Charalampos Tzoulis, Co-director, Neuro-SysMed
11.00-12.00: Lunch (free of charge, register within Thursday January 5 at 11.00)
12.00-13.00: Seminar: “Microglia in multiple sclerosis – pathogenesis and imaging” by Prof. Laura Airas, University of Turku. Chair: Kjell-Morten Myhr
13.00-13.15: Break 

Junior Symposia kick-off:
13.15-13.30: Introduction 
13.30-14.00: “Our experience of great benefits for students attending Junior Symposia at CCBIO”. Keynote lecture by Prof. Lars A. Akslen, Director at CCBIO, UiB
14.00-14.15: Coffee break
14.15-14.40: “Respiratory chain integrity in Parkinson’s disease skeletal muscle” by Simon Ulvenes Kverneng
14.40-15.05: “Towards older age at Multiple Sclerosis onset?” by Andrea Habbestad
15.05-15.20: Coffee break
15.20-15.45: “Wearable sensing technology in research for Parkinson’s disease: experience from the field” by Haakon Reithe
15.45-16.05: “Research stay abroad. My experiences from Amsterdam” by Ingrid Anne Lie
16.05-16.20: Concluding remarks 

Lecture language: English