Category Archives: Disputaser

Disputation for Jan-Lukas Førde – February 23, 2024.

Sample Lecture: Friday, February 23, 2024, at 10:15 AM

Location:           Auditorium, Armauer Hansens Hus, Haukelandsveien 28
Topic:            “Animal and non-animal models for cancer drug testing: State of the art and future prospects”

Foto/ill.: Sandra Berglid

Dissertation Defense: Friday, February 23, 2024, at 12:15 PM

Location: Auditorium, Armauer Hansens Hus, Haukelandsveien 28
Thesis Title: “The Zebrafish Larva as a Model System for Myeloid Malignancies”

  1. Opponent: Associate Professor Federico Fenaroli, University of Stavanger
  2. Opponent: Associate Professor Maria Omsland, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences
  3. Committee Member: Researcher Anja Torsvik, University of Bergen

The defense will be chaired by Professor Emerita Birgitta Åsjø.

Open to all interested parties.

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Disputation – Md Obaidur Rahman 2. February 2024

Trial lecture: Date: Friday, February 2, 2024, at 10:15 AM
Venue: Auditorium, Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28 Topic: “The clinical and regulatory hurdles for cell replacement strategies in Addison’s disease”

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Dissertation defense: Date: Friday, February 2, 2024, at 12:15 PM
Venue: Auditorium, Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28 Dissertation title: “Autoimmune primary adrenal insufficiency – autoantibodies and cell regeneration”

  1. Opponent: Professor Per-Ola Carlsson, Uppsala University, Sweden
  2. Opponent: PhD Ras Trokovic, University of Helsinki, Finland
  3. Committee member: Professor Helena Harris, University of Bergen

The defense will be chaired by Professor Jone Trovik.

Open to all interested parties.

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Disputation Solveig Tangedal – February 1st 2024

Trial lecture: Date: February 1, 2024, at 10:15 AM
Venue: Auditorium, Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28 Topic: “The role of human respiratory microbiota in health and disease”

Dissertation defense: Date: February 1, 2024, at 12:15 PM
Venue: Auditorium, Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28 Dissertation title: “The lower airway microbiota and inflammation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Thoughts on where to measure it, how to interpret it, and why it might matter”

Foto/ill.: Frida og Hedda Tangedal-Straus

Foto/ill.: Frida og Hedda Tangedal-Straus

  1. Opponent: Professor Christopher Brightling, University of Leicester, U.K.
  2. Opponent: Associate Professor Kristian Tonby, University of Oslo
  3. Committee member: Associate Professor Anagha Madhusuda Joshi-Michoel, University of Bergen

The defense will be chaired by Professor Emerita Birgitta Åsjø.

Open to all interested parties.

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Dispuas – Anne Helene Køstner – 14. Desember 2023

Prøveforelesning: Torsdag 14. desember 2023 kl. 10.00
Sted: Sal 2, Undervisnings-senteret, Sørlandet sykehus HF, Egsveien 100, bygg 8, Kristiansand
Oppgitt emne: «The role of the microbiome in colorectal cancer development and prognosis and treatment»

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Disputas: Torsdag 14. desember 2023 kl. 12.00
Sted: Sal 2, Undervisnings-senteret, Sørlandet sykehus HF, Egsveien 100, bygg 8, Kristiansand
Avhandlingens tittel: «Correlating local and systemic tumor-associated inflammation in colon cancer – CRP and the tumor immune microenvironment»

1. opponent: Førsteamanuensis Ninna Aggerholm Pedersen, Aarhus Universitet, Danmark
2. opponent: Professor Emiel Janssen, Universitetet i Stavanger
3. medlem av komiteen: Professor Unn Ljøstad, Universitetet i Bergen

Disputasen blir ledet av professor emerita Birgitta Åsjø
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Dissertation Defense Guri Fossdal – December 1st 2023

Sample Lecture: Friday, December 1, 2023, at 10:15 AM
Location: Auditorium, Armauer Hansens Hus, Haukelandsveien 28
Specified Topic: “Treatment of steatotic liver disease”

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Dissertation Defense: Friday, December 1, 2023, at 12:15 PM
Location: Auditorium, Armauer Hansens Hus, Haukelandsveien 28
Thesis Title: “Primary sclerosing cholangitis. Surrogate markers of natural history, disease severity, and prognosis”

1st Opponent: Professor Maja Sofie Thiele, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
2nd Opponent: Professor Reidar Fossmark, NTNU
3rd Committee Member: Professor Simon Erling Dankel, University of Bergen

The defense will be chaired by Professor Silje Skrede.

Open to all interested parties.

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Dissertation Britt Engan – November 3rd

Lecture: Friday, November 3rd, 2023, at 10:15 AM

Location: Auditorium, Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28
Topic: “Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Health in Youth”

Photo/Illustration: Thomas Green

Dissertation Defense: Friday, November 3rd, 2023, at 12:15 PM

Location: Auditorium, Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28
Dissertation Title: “Cardiac Function and Early Risk Markers for Cardiovascular Disease in Children and Young Adults Surviving Severe Childhood Disease”

Opponent: Researcher Bjørnar Grenne, NTNU
Opponent: Professor Jan Sunnegårdh, University of Gothenburg
Committee Member: Associate Professor Dana Cramariuc, University of Bergen

The defense will be chaired by Professor Camilla Tøndel.

Open to all interested parties.

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Disputas – Ruben Dyrhovden, 21. August 2023

Lecture Examination: Monday, August 21, 2023, at 10:15 AM

Venue: Auditorium in Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28
Topic: “Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing – Its Potential in Infection Diagnostics”

Foto/ill.: Jørgen Barth

Dissertation Defense:
Monday, August 21, 2023, at 12:15 PM

Venue: Auditorium in Armauer Hansen’s House, Haukelandsveien 28

Title of the Dissertation: “The Use of 16S rRNA Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing in Diagnostics of Polymicrobial Invasive Infections”

1st Opponent: Professor Niels Nørskov-Lauritsen, Odense University Hospital
2nd Opponent: Associate Professor Hege Vangstein Aamot, Østfold University College
3rd Committee Member: Professor Karl-Henning Kalland, University of Bergen

The defense will be chaired by Professor Emerita Birgitta Åsjø.

Open to all interested parties.

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(Norsk) Disputas – Emma Satrell

Prøveforelesning: Fredag 16. – desember 2022 kl. 10.15

Sted: Auditorium, Olavsalen, Haukeland universitetssykehus, Gamle hovedbygg, Jonas Liesvei 71

Oppgitt emne: «Risiko for sykdom hos barn med medfødte misdannelser i lunger og luftveier – behandling og oppfølging fra barneår og inn i voksenlivet.»

Disputas: Fredag 16. – desember 2022 kl. 12.15

Sted: Auditorium, Olavsalen, Haukeland universitetssykehus, Gamle hovedbygg, Jonas Liesvei 71

Avhandlingens tittel: «Alveolar function following extremely preterm birth»

1. opponent: Professor Kim Nielsen, Rigshospitalet, Danmark

2. opponent: Ph.d. Petra Um-Bergstrøm, Karolinska Institutet

3. medlem av komiteen: Førsteamanuensis Marianne Aanerud, Universitetet i Bergen

Disputasen blir ledet av professor Valeriya Lyssenko

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