Programme

Preliminary programme for Nobel Day Festivities 2019
Lecture hall C1 (Hörsal C1)

Time

Programme

Speaker

11.00-12.30 

Set-up for posters
Place: Main entrance hall Campus USÖ

 
11.00-13.00

Registration

 
13.00-13.05 

Welcome

Chairs: Nobel Day Committee

13.05-13.15

Opening of Nobel Day Festivities 2019

Chair: Martin Gunnarsson

Vice Chancellor, Professor Johan Schnürer,  Örebro University

13.15-13.45

Research in medicine and health at Örebro University
Building a world ranked young university and a medical school

Chair: Martin Gunnarsson

Previous Vice-Chancellor, Senior Professor Jens Schollin, Örebro University

13.45-14.00

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019 was awarded jointly to William G. Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza "for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability"

Chair: Elisabeth Ericsson

Associate Professor Elodie Ponsot, School of Health Sciences, Örebro University

14.00-14.45

Nobel Day Keynote Lecture 2019
Self-management after solid organ transplantation

Chair: Elisabeth Ericsson

Professor Anna Forsberg, Lund University

14.45-15.15

Coffee break and poster exhibition

(All poster presentation are documented in Book of abstracts 2019)

 

15.15-16.00

Doctoral students/Postdocs presentations

Chairs: Simon Athlin & Karuna Dahlberg
15.15

A better Understanding of Speech Perception in Noise using New Measures of Word Frequency, Neighborhood Density, Phonotactic Probability and Orthographic Transparency

Erik Witte
15.30

Bionic hands – benefit and use

Cathrine Widehammar
15.45

Regulation of vascular endothelial laminin profile by pro-inflammatory cytokines TNF-a and IL-6 trans-signaling

Mulugeta M Zegeye
16.15-17.00

Doctoral students/Postdocs presentations (cont)

Chairs: Cecilia Pettersson & Daniel Eklund

16.15

Associations between habitual physical activity level, skeletal muscle mass and physical function in older women

Peter Edholm

16.30

Revealing new tick-borne encephalitis foci by screening antibodies in sheep milk

Amélie Wallenhammar

16.45

Impact of defunctioning stoma on long-term survival and disease recurrence following low anterior resection for rectal cancer

Soran Gadan

17.00-17.15

Poster Awards

Chairs: Nobel Day Committee

19.00

Nobel Day Dinner at restaurang Spring, Campus USÖ