Lectures and seminars KBH Astrid Seminar "New Strategies to Identify Virulent and Multidrug Resistant Bacteria in Neonates"

29-11-2023 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm Add to iCal
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna Lecture Hall: Lars Klareskog, N-huset (old Thorax), floor U1, room 2 and Online via Zoom

Welcome to the KBH Astrid seminar series. On Wednesday 29 November, the seminar will be hold by Viveka Yao Nordberg.

Speaker

Viveka Yao Nordberg, MD, PhD, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology - CLINTEC, Karolinska Institutet. 

Title

"New Strategies to Identify Virulent and Multidrug Resistant Bacteria in Neonates"

Abstract

Dr. Nordberg is a consultant in Neonatology at the Neonatal Unit of Karolinska University Hospital. Her specific area of interest is neonatal infections, and she defended her doctoral thesis in 2020 on the colonization and infection of Gram-negative bacteria with a focus on antibiotic resistance. Currently, Viveka also serves as the chairperson of the non-profit organization Pediatric Health Initiative. This organization is dedicated to promoting child health by facilitating knowledge exchange among child healthcare professionals in both low- and high-income countries..

Join via Zoom

Zoom link to the seminar. 

Contact

Anna Gudmundsdottir Affiliated to Research