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17 Jan 2018

09:00

Half-time seminar: Tenghao Zheng

Karolinska Institutet, Dept. of Biosciences & Nutrition, RED seminar room, Novum Elevator E floor 6.
Campus Flemingsberg
Title: "Identification and functional characterization of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) risk genes and variants" Main supervisor: Mauro D’Amato, Professor, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Examination board: Sarah Bergen, Associate Professor, Department of Medical...
Half-time controls
10:00

Half-time seminar: Uzma Khan

Room IHCAR, 4th floor, Widerströmska huset, Tomtebodavägen 18A
Campus Solna
"Road traffic injury among children and adolescents: Global mortality by road users at countries’ income levels and case study of road traffic exposure and mortality trends in lower-middle income country" Halftime committee Gaetano Marrone , Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska...
Half-time controls
14:30

Open Scientific Seminar Series: The role of neurosteroids and GABA-receptors in disease conditions: perspectives of novel mechanisms for pharmacological interventions

Sjöqvist Library C1:68
Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge
OPEN SCIENTIFIC SEMINAR SERIES - Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Laboratory Medicine "The role of neurosteroids and GABA-receptors in disease conditions: perspectives of novel mechanisms for pharmacological interventions" Professor MD Torbjörn Bäckström, Division of Obstetrics and...
Lectures and seminars
15:00 to 16:00

Environmental Factors and Health seminar

Room 216, Retzius väg 13 A/B (hus 75)
Campus Solna
Seminar organised by the doctoral programme Environmental Factors and Health Kadri Valter - Targeting mitochondria for neuroblastoma treatment: The MYCN – mitochondria link Dalel Saidi - Epigenetic reprogramming of glioma associated microglia : role of histone proteins
Lectures and seminars

18 Jan 2018 - 21 Jan 2018

08:00 to 17:00

2018 KI Neuroscience PhD Winter Conference

Trysil, Norway
Other
Meet and interact with other PhD students working in the field of neuroscience at KI. The program outline is daytime on the slopes, afternoon and evening science sessions. All participants are to submit an abstract and present their own research in a poster session or a short talk. The conference...
Conferences and symposiums

18 Jan 2018

09:30

Dissertation: Johanna Snäll, CIM

Föreläsningssal 9 Q (Månen), Alfred Nobels allé 8, Karolinska Institutet, Campus Flemingsberg
Campus Flemingsberg
Title: Phagocytic cells and Streptococcus pyogenes in invasive infections : an inflammatory relationship Name and unit: Johanna Snäll, CIM Date: 2018-01-18 Time: 09.30 Location: Föreläsningssal 9 Q (Månen), Alfred Nobels allé 8, Karolinska Institutet, Campus Flemingsberg Main supervisor: Anna...
Dissertations
Center for Infectious Medicine
10:00

Encouraging collaboration between Iceland and Sweden in research and education

Wallenberg Lecture Hall, Nobel Forum, Nobels väg 1
Campus Solna
The President of Iceland, Guðni Thorlacius Jóhannesson and First Lady Eliza Reid will be visiting Karolinska Institutet on 18 January 2018. In connection with this visit, there will be a seminar at the Nobel Forum regarding ongoing collaborations in research and education between Karolinska...
Lectures and seminars
12:00

Half-time control: Anna Sundholm

Paul Blomqvist room T2, Clinical Epidemiology Unit
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna
Title: Epidemiological studies on idiopathic intracranial hypertension - incidence, patient characteristics and risk factors. Supervisors: Ingela Nilsson Remahl , associate professor, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet and Department of Neurology Karolinska Sjukhuset Shahram...
Half-time controls
13:45

Admission seminar Jiangwei Sun

Lecture hall Wargentin, Nobels väg 12A
Campus Solna
Title : Human Gut Microbiome and Metabolism in Relation to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Supervisors :Fang Fang, Yudi Pawitan, Ulrika Zagai, Caroline Ingre
Admission seminars
14:00

Half-day workshop: "Skin immunization"

MTC Room H371 Nobels väg 16, Campus Solna
Campus Solna
Program: 14.00-15.20 Session I 1. Opening of the workshop. Maria Isaguliants (MTC, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm) "Development of DNA immunization techniques". 2. Behazine Combadiere (Pasteur Institute, Paris) "Skin immunization, needle or not needle?" 3. Maxim Abakumov (Pirogov Russian National...
Conferences and symposiums
14:30

Admission seminar Chen Wang

Lecture hall Wargentin, Nobels väg 12A
Campus Solna
Title : Register-based studies of infertility and use of assisted reproductive techniques - possibilities and challenges Supervisors : Sara Öberg, Catarina Almqvist Malmros, Sonia Hernández-Díaz.
Admission seminars
14:30

Extra Seminar: Antibody-dependent inhibition of Plasmodium falciparum growth by NK cells

MTC Seminar Room, Nobels väg 16, Campus Solna
Campus Solna
Speaker: Eric Long Host: Sofia Johansson
Lectures and seminars
16:15

External MBB seminar: Stefan Schulte-Merker

Samuelssonsalen, Tomtebodavägen 6
Campus Solna
"(Brain) Lymphatics in Zebrafish and Mice" Speaker: Prof. Stefan Schulte-Merker , University of Muenster Host: Lars Jakobsson
Lectures and seminars

19 Jan 2018

09:00

Dissertation: In vivo bioluminescence imaging in preclinical trials of genetic vaccines

Atrium lecture hall, Nobels v. 12B, KI Campus
Campus Solna
Defendent: Stefan Petkov
Dissertations
09:00

Dissertation-Jorge Iván Ramirez Sepúlveda

Rolf Luft Center Lecture Hall
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna
Molecular and Clinical Sexual Dimorphism in Systemic Autoimmunity. Main Supervisor: Professor Marie Wahren-Herlenius Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine Solna, Rheumatology Unit. Opponent: M.D., Ph.D. Peter Szodoray Oslo University Hospital, Dep of Medicine Immunology
Dissertations
09:00

Dissertation Ingela Hasselqvist-Ax

Aulan, Hiss C, plan 6
Södersjukhuset
Dual dispatch and the importance of bystander CPR in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest Huvudhandledare: Per Nordberg KI MedS, Centrum för Hjärtstoppsforskning, Södersjukhuset Opponent: Hans-Morten Lossius Universitetet i Stavanger, Hälsovetenskapliga fakulteten
Dissertations
09:30

Dissertation: Yixin Wang

Lecture Hall Hillarp, Retzius Väg 8
Campus Solna
"Endothelial - mural cell interplay in regulation of blood- and lymph vessel development and function" Supervisor: Lars Jakobsson , Karolinska Institutet Co-supervisor: Ulf Eriksson , Karolinska Institutet Opponent: Stefan Schulte-Merker , University of Münster
Dissertations
13:00

Half-time Control: Laurence Quérat

The Big Library
St. Erik Eye Hospital
Title: Self-monitoring of the intraocular pressure Main Supervisor: Enping Chen, Institutionen för klinisk neurovetenskap, Karolinska Institutet Half-time board: Gauti Johannesson, Institutionen för klinisk vetenskap, Umeå Universitet Anja Tuulonen, Eye Center, Tampere University Hospital, Finland...
Half-time controls
13:00

Dissertation defense: Charlotta Nilsen

CMB-salen, Berzelius väg 21
Campus Solna
Title: Do psychosocial working conditions contribute to healthy and active aging? Studies of mortality, late-life health, and leisure Opponent Professor emerita Eva Vingård, Uppsala University, Department of Medical Sciences, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Examination board Professor...
Dissertations
Division of Aging Research Center (ARC)

20 Jan 2018

11:00 to 14:00

Family Day at Base

BASE, Alfred Nobels allé 23
Campus Flemingsberg
Welcome to Family Day at Base. Bring your kids, or be a kid yourself again. Or take the opportunity to learn how to lift a barbell, Move to the beats, play the floor is lava obstacle course, climb the ropes, play round-the-table ping pong, learn how to lift a barbell, run on the curve tread mill or...
Other

20 Jan 2018 - 21 Jan 2018

17:00 to 01:00

Theme sitting: Childrens party

Medicinska Föreningen, Nobels väg 10
Campus Solna
Welcome to the spring semester’s first sitting! The reception committee welcomes everyone, both new and older students to our sitting with the theme CHILDREN’S PARTY! Come as you are – or as Batman. Or Ariel. Wake up your inner 6-year-old and come party with us! Where? Lilla qasquen in Medicinska...
Other

22 Jan 2018

17:00 to 20:00

KI Alumni China launch

Aula Medica - 4th floor
Campus Solna
Karolinska Institutet celebrates the launch of the first global alumni chapter. Join us for an evening of inspiration, networking and an opportunity to meet Claire Ye, the KI Alumni China alumni ambassador. Students, alumni, and researchers with a connection to China are welcome to this exclusive...
Other
17:30

Swedish course - evening starting in January

BBi Office, Gumshornsgatan 13, T-Karlaplan
Other
Swedish language course - 90 minutes of weekly training for 10 weeks starting from the weeks of January 22 and 29. Time: 17:30-19:00 Fee: 2 658 kr excluding VAT but including a book. The Board of Doctoral Education offers one Swedish language course free of charge for doctoral students registered...
Other

23 Jan 2018

09:00

Half-time seminar Qing Shen

Lecture hall Wargentin, Nobels väg 12A
Campus Solna
Title : Stress during cancer diagnostic workup – Population-based studies of short- and long-term health consequences Supervisors : Fang Fang, Maria E. C. Schelin, Yang Cao, Pär Sparen
Half-time controls
11:00

Open seminars at NVS: Modifiable risk factors for Alzheimer's disease: Mendelian randomization analyses

Gävlegatan 16, floor 8, large conference room (New York)
Other
Susanna Larsson , Assistant Professor. Institute of Environmental Medicine (IMM), KI ARC's seminar series is open for all to visit on a first come, first serve basis. The seminars cover aging research topics within geriatric epidemiology, psychology and social gerontology. Contact For any questions...
Lectures and seminars
Division of Aging Research Center (ARC)
13:00

Cell and Tumour Biology Seminar: When checkpoint blockade is failing; improving immunotherapy of malignant melanoma

MTC Seminar Room, Nobels väg 16, Campus Solna
Campus Solna
Speaker: Maria Wolodarski and Rolf Kiessling Speaker Address: Cancer Center Karolinska (CCK), Karolinska Institutet Host: Lars-Gunnar Larsson
Lectures and seminars

24 Jan 2018

10:00

Dissertation: Aránzazu Rossignoli

Samuelssonsalen, Tomtebodavägen 6
Campus Solna
"Novel aspects of atherosclerosis: focusing on new target genes and the effect of cholesterol-lowering" Supervisor: Erika Folestad Co-supervisors: Josefin Skogsberg , Dick Wågsäter , Ulf Eriksson , Johan Björkegren
Dissertations
14:00 to 16:30

Self-Leadership Training for Early Researchers – Soft Skills Training in Practise

Hillarp, Retzius väg 8
Campus Solna
While it is our technical competence that opens doors for our first job in industry, it's your understanding of how to use your soft skills that define if you will succeed in your career. Skills like personal attitudes, your ability to handle failures, communication and emotional intelligence...
Lectures and seminars
Career Service
14:30

Open Scientific Seminar Series: Genetic makeup of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli in relation to clinical symptoms and duration of bacterial shedding

Sjöqvist Library C1:68
Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge
OPEN SCIENTIFIC SEMINAR SERIES - Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Laboratory Medicine "Genetic makeup of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli in relation to clinical symptoms and duration of bacterial shedding" Senior lecturer MD and Managing Director Andreas Matussek, Division of...
Lectures and seminars
16:30 to 17:30

Workshop: Finding Scientific Resources for your Master's thesis

Synapsen 2, University Library
Campus Solna
When you write your Master’s thesis, you are expected to use trustworthy scientific sources. It is consequently vital that you know how to find the ones most relevant to your project. During this session, you will learn principles and techniques for searching databases efficiently and finding the...
Lectures and seminars
University Library

25 Jan 2018

10:00

Doctoral thesis defence: Shaohua Xu

CMB Lecture Hall, Berzelius väg 21
Campus Solna
"Studies of amyloid precursor protein trafficking and processing" Author: Shaohua Xu Principal Supervisor: Professor Lennart Brodin , Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neuroscience Co-supervisor: Professor Oleg Shupliakov , Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neuroscience Opponent: Professor...
Dissertations
13:30 to 15:30

“What about genetics?”- an interactive and informal workshop

Farmakologi, Nanna Svartz väg 2, Solna
Campus Solna
The Phd student representatives from the Doctoral Programme in Epidemiology are very glad to invite you to “What about genetics?”- an interactive and informal workshop We in the Doctoral Programme in Epidemiology are in the process of developing a set of new courses in the field of genetics and...
Lectures and seminars
14:00

Half-time seminar: Melody Almroth

Inghe lecture hall, Widerström building, Tomtebodavägen 18A
Campus Solna
"Effects of School, Parental, and Own Academic Expectations on the Mental Health of Adolescents" Supervisor Rosaria Galanti , Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet and Centre for Epidemiology and Community Medicine (CES) Co-supervisors Krisztina Laszlo , Department of Public...
Half-time controls
15:00 to 16:00

Epi-student seminar

Rum 221, Retzius väg 13 a
Campus Solna
Martin Asker: Shoulder strength as a risk for shoulder injuries in adolescent elite handball players. Juraj Secnik: Blood biochemistry testing in the dementia spectrum. A study of ~ 500,000 at risk subjects in the AMORIS cohort. Aim To allow all PhD students and postdocs within the field of...
Lectures and seminars
15:00

Extra seminar: Microenvironmental control of the malignant phenotype in breast cancer

MTC Seminar Room, Nobels väg 16, Campus Solna
Campus Solna
Speaker: Kristian Pietras Speaker Address: Division of Translational Cancer Research, Lund University Host: Kaisa Lehti
Lectures and seminars

26 Jan 2018

09:00

Dissertation: Zewar Al Dabbagh

Leksellsalen, Eugeniahemmet
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna
Patients with femoral and tibial shaft fractures : aspects on epidemiology and pain therapy Opponent Mikael Sundfeldt, Göteborgs Universitet Examination Board Michael Fored, Karolinska Institutet Eva Wikström-Jonsson, Karolinska Institutet Ingemar Ivarsson, Linköpings Universitet
Dissertations
09:00

Dissertation: Tumor microenvironment: The action of fibroblasts

Hillarp, Retzius vag 8, Campus Solna
Campus Solna
Defendent: Twana Alkasalias
Dissertations
09:30

Dissertation Szabolcs Éliás

CMM, L8:00
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna
Experimental and computational analysis of human GM-CSF producing Thelper cells Main supervisor: Jesper Tegner Computational Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, Solna Opponent: Chris Cotsapas Yale School of Medicine
Dissertations
10:00

Dissertation: Roger Kae-Jia Chang

Radiumhemmet Lecture Hall, P1:01
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna
MicroRNAs and their processing factors in Caenorhabditis elegans and human cancers Faculty Opponent Associate Professor Carlos Rovira, Lund University, Oncology and Pathology Examination Board Professor Neus Visa, Stockholm University, Department of Molecular Biosciences PhD Andrea Himas, Uppsala...
Dissertations
13:00

Half-time seminar Jiayao Lei

Lecture hall Wargentin, Nobels väg 12A
Campus Solna
Title : HPV vaccination, cervical screening and prognosis of cervical cancer Supervisors : Pär Sparén, Miriam Elfström, Joakim Dillner, Fang Fang
Half-time controls
13:30

Half-time Lina Schollin Ask

CHESS,Sveavägen 160, Sveaplan, plan 5 seminarierummet
Other
Evaluation of rotavirus vaccine in Stockholm - setting the scene and short term outcomes Main Supervisor: Anders Hjern Clinical Epidemiology Section, Department of Medicine, Solna Supervisors: Åke Örtqvist, Margareta Blennow, Ola Olén
Half-time controls

29 Jan 2018

13:00

Immunology and Microbiology Seminar: Lessons learned from primary immunodeficiencies

MTC Seminar Room, Nobels väg 16, Campus Solna
Campus Solna
Speaker: Siobhan Burns Speaker Address: University College London Host: Lisa Westerberg
Lectures and seminars

30 Jan 2018

09:00

Half-time seminar Camilla Wiklund

Lecture hall Atrium, Nobels väg 12B
Campus Solna
Title : The role of metabolic factors in the emergence and maintenance of eating disorders Supervisors : Cynthia Bulik, Ralf Kuja-Halkola, Paul Lichtenstein, Katarina Bälter, Elisabeth Welch
Half-time controls
09:00

IMM Disputation: Germán D. Carrasquilla

Hillarpsalen, Retzius väg 8
Campus Solna
Title: Postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular risk Principal supervisor: Karin Leander, Associate Professor, Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Unit of Cardiovascular Epidemiology. Co-supervisors: Anita Berglund, Assistant Professor, Karolinska Institutet,...
Dissertations
13:00

Cell and Tumour Biology Seminar: RNA-guided repair of DNA double-strand breaks

MTC Seminar Room, Nobels väg 16, Campus Solna
Campus Solna
Speaker: Marianne Farnebo Speaker Address: Cancer Center Karolinska (CCK), Karolinska Institutet Host: Galina Selivanova
Lectures and seminars
13:00

Half-time seminar Gabriel Isheden

Lecture hall Atrium, Nobels väg 12B
Campus Solna
Title : Statistical models of breast cancer tumour growth and spread Supervisors : Keith Humphreys, Kamila Czene
Half-time controls
15:00 to 16:00

Past, present and future of cardiovascular disease prevention: applications of multi-state life tables

Samuelssonsalen, Karolinska Institutet
Campus Solna
Supported by the Strategic Research Program in Epidemiology (SFO-EPI) Invited speaker: Oscar Franco, Department of Epidemiology, ERASMUS Medical University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands Professor Oscar Franco is Professor of Preventive Medicine and principal investigator of the Cardiovascular...
Lectures and seminars

31 Jan 2018

14:30

Open Scientific Seminar Series: Increased availability of paracetamol in Sweden and increased incidence of poisoning: epidemiological considerations, international experience and regulatory implications

Sjöqvist Library C1:68
Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge
OPEN SCIENTIFIC SEMINAR SERIES - Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Laboratory Medicine "Increased availability of paracetamol in Sweden and increased incidence of poisoning: epidemiological considerations, international experience and regulatory implications" Associate professor MD...
Lectures and seminars

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