Event type
Dissertations
Doctoral thesis defence: Parisa Rabieifar

18-06-2021 1:00 pm Add to iCal
Campus Flemingsberg
Location
DNA and Zoom
Lead

Welcome to Parisa Rabieifar's Doctoral thesis defence titled:
"PAK4 in organ development and cancer initiation"

Content

Opponent:

Prof. Ruth Palmer, University of Gothenburg, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Cell Biology

Examination Board:

Docent Stephan Teglund, Department of Comparative Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Prof. Marene Landström, Department of Medical Biosciences, Umeå University

Prof. Margaret Sällberg Chen, Department of Dental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

 

Main Supervisor:

Prof. Staffan Strömblad, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisor:

Prof. Klas Wiman, Department of Oncology-Pathology, Karolinska Institutet

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Dissertations
Dissertation - Viktor Wintzell

16-06-2021 2:00 pm Add to iCal
Karolinska University Hospital, Solna
Location
Zoom based - Inghesalen, Widerströmska huset
Lead

"Pharmacoepidemiologic Studies of Drug Safety in Pediatric Chronic Inflammatory Disease"

Content

Zoom link:

https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/62875938247

Principal supervisor:

Docent Björn Pasternak
Division of Clinical Epidemiology; Department of Medicine, Solna; Karolinska Institutet

Opponent:

Professor Morten Andersen
Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology; Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences; University of Copenhagen

Examination Board:

Professor Fredrik Nyberg
School of Public Health and Community Medicine; University of Gothenburg

Docent Sara Öberg
Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Karolinska Institutet

Professor William O. Cooper
Department of Pediatrics, Department of Health Policy; Vanderbilt University Medical Center (TN, USA)

Co-supervisors:

Doctor Henrik Svanström
Division of Clinical Epidemiology; Department of Medicine, Solna; Karolinska Institutet

Professor Jonas F. Ludvigsson
Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Karolinska Institutet

Event type
Dissertations
Dissertation: Lorena Galán-Acosta

17-06-2021 9:30 am Add to iCal
Campus Flemingsberg
Location
Erna Möllersalen, Neo, floor 5, Blickagången 16, Flemingsberg and via Zoom
Lead

Title: Recombinant BRICHOS domains delivered over the blood-brain barrier: a possible way to treat Alzheimer´s disease

Content

Principal Supervisor

Professor Janne Johansson, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition

Co-supervisors

Associate Professor Per Nilsson, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Neurogeriatrics 

Dr. Jenny Presto, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition

Professor Bengt Winblad, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Neurogeriatrics 

Opponent

Associate Professor Joakim Bergström, Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Care Sciences

Examination board

Associate Professor Samir El Andaloussi, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Laboratory Medicine

Associate Professor Johan Lundkvist, Sinfonia Biotherapeutics and AlzeCure Foundation

Professor Ludmilla Morozova-Roche, University of Umeå, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics

Zoom Link

Participate via Zoom

The defense will start at 09:30 AM

Contact

<a href="https://staff.ki.se/people/lorena-galan-acosta">Lorena Galán Acosta</a>

  • Title: PhD student
  • Phone:
  • Unit: H2 Department of Biosciences and Nutrition
  • Email: lorena.galan.acosta@ki.se
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Dissertations
Dissertation Martin Lardén

04-06-2021 10:00 am Add to iCal
Other
Location
CPF, Norra Stationsgatan 69 and via Zoom
Lead

Title: Serious and violent offending: Psychological risk factors and treatment effectiveness

Content

Main Supervisor 

Associate professor Niklas Långström, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisor 

Dr Mats Forsman, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet  

Opponent

Professor Riittakerttu Kaltiala Heino, Department of Adolescent Psychiatry, Tampere University, Finland

Examination Board 

Professor Marie Torstensson Levander, Department of Criminology, Malmö University 

Professor Anna-Karin Andershed, University Management Team, Örebro University 

Associate professor Peter Andiné, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, University of Gothenburg

Chair 

Dr Dan Wetterborg, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet

Summary of thesis

https://openarchive.ki.se/xmlui/bitstream/handle/10616/47649/Thesis_Martin_Lard%c3%a9n.pdf?sequence=3&isAllowed=y

If you have any questions contact Dan.Wetterborg@ki.se 

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Event type
Dissertations
Dissertation: Jessica De Loma Olson

11-06-2021 1:00 pm Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Andreas Vesalius hall, Berzelius väg 3, Karolinska Institutet, Solna and Online via Zoom
Lead

Title: Environmental arsenic exposure in humans: toxicity and adaptation in the Bolivian Andes

Content

Principal supervisor:

Karin Broberg, Professor, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors:

Carina M. Schlebusch, Associate professor, Department of Organismal Biology, Uppsala University

Anda R. Gliga, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Opponent:

Ana Navas-Acien, Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Columbia University

Examination board

Åsa Sjöling, Docent, Department of Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet

Erik Melén, Professor, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Karolinska Institutet-Södersjukhuset

Markus Tamás, Professor, Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Gothenburg

Join the defense via Zoom:

https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/66284402863

 

Read the thesis here: https://openarchive.ki.se/xmlui/handle/10616/47580

Welcome!

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Event type
Dissertations
Dissertation - Eulambius Mathias Mlugu

18-06-2021 9:30 am Add to iCal
Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge
Location
Yxlan, Novum 6A. Scroll for Zoom details.
Lead

Optimization of intermittent preventive therapy for malaria during pregnancy : effectiveness of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine versus sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine.

Content

Main supervisor

Professor Eleni Aklillu, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors

Professor Appolinary A.R. Kamuhabwa, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Professor Omary Minzi, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Opponent

Professor Feiko terKuile, Department of Clinical Sciences, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Examination board

Professor Mats Wahlgren, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet

Professor Mats Målqvist, Division of International Child Health and Nutrition, Department of Women´s and Children´s Health, Uppsala University

Professor Akira Kaneko, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet

Zoom meeting details

The dissertation is available via Zoom. 

https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/62913563891?pwd=Q1FZUGRVamtYenk4R2U0KzVrdXNOUT09

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Dissertations
Dissertation Aleksandra Hedström

22-06-2021 9:00 am Add to iCal
Campus Flemingsberg
Location
Hall Erna Möller, Karolinska Institutet, Blickagången 16, Flemingsberg /Zoom
Lead

Welcome to Aleksandra Hedström's dissertation with the title "Clinical consequences of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency".

Content

PhD student

Aleksandra Hedström, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet

Title of the thesis

Clinical consequences of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency

Main Supervisor

Stephan L. Haas, MD, PhD, Department of medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors

J.-Matthias Löhr, Professor, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology (CLINTEC), Karolinska Institutet
Greger Lindberg, Professor, Department of medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet
Miroslav Vujasinovic, Assoc. Professor, Department of medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet

Opponent

Peter Layer, Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Hamburg

Contact

Event type
Dissertations
Dissertation Hassan Alkharaan

08-06-2021 9:00 am Add to iCal
Campus Flemingsberg
Location
9Q, Alfred Nobels allé 8, plan 9/Zoom
Hassan Alkharaan
Hassan Alkharaan Photo: N/A
Lead

Thesis: Studies on Molecular and Immune Signatures for Detection of Pancreatic Cancer and COVID-19

Content

Principal Supervisor:

Prof. Margaret Sällberg Chen

Karolinska Institutet

Department of Dental Medicine

Division of Oral Diagnostics and Rehabilitation

Co-supervisor(s):

Prof. Marco Del Chiaro

University of Colorado, USA

Anschutz Medical Campus

Division of Surgical Oncology

 

Assoc. Prof. Leif Jansson

Karolinska Institutet

Department of Dental Medicine

Division of Oral Diseases

 

Dr. Haleh Davanian

Karolinska Institutet

Department of Dental Medicine

Division of Oral Diagnostics and Rehabilitation

Opponent:

Prof. Li Jian Jin

University of Hong Kong

Department of Clinical Dental Science

Division of Periodontology & Implant Dentistry

Examination Board:

Prof. Christina Giske

Karolinska Institutet

Department of Laboratory Medicine

Division of Clinical Microbiology

 

Assoc. Prof. Velmurugesan Arulampalam

Karolinska Institutet

Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology

 

Prof. Per Alstergren

Malmö University

Faculty of Odontology

Division of Orofacial Pain and Jaw Function

Zoom

https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/68265088628?pwd=NkdDay9jTEJzL1F3TWUvMjdGdjNRZz09

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Event type
Dissertations
Dissertation: Jemina Lehto

23-06-2021 2:00 pm Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Air & Fire conference room, SciLifeLab, Stockholm, Sweden and digitally
Lead

Finding synergies for cancer treatment — New ways to modulate DNA damage repair by CX3CR1 and PFKFB3 inhibition

Content

Faculty Opponent

Assistant Professor Sylvie Noordermeer, Department of Human Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center

Examination Board

Professor Andrzej Wojcik, Centre for Radiation Protection Research, Molecular Biosciences, The Wenner-Gren Institute, Stockholm University
Associate Professor Malin Wickström, Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Division of Paediatric Oncology and Paediatric Surgery, Karolinska Institutet
Associate Professor Leonard Girnita, Department of Oncology-Pathology, Karolinska Institutet

Supervisors

Assistant Professor Nina Gustafsson, Department of Oncology-Pathology , Karolinska Institutet
Professor Thomas Helleday, Department of Oncology-Pathology, Karolinska Institutet
PhD Ali Moshfegh, Department of Oncology-Pathology, Karolinska Institutet; LiU Innovation, Linköping University
PhD Li-Sophie Rathje, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Biobank, Karolinska Institutet

Zoom-link is provided upon request from Nina Gustafsson: nina.gustafsson@ki.se. Please let Nina know if you plan to attend in person.

Welcome!

Event type
Dissertations
Dissertation: Anna Huguet Ninou

23-06-2021 8:30 am Add to iCal
Campus Solna
Location
Air & Fire conference room, SciLifeLab, Stockholm, Sweden and digitally
Lead

Emerging roles of PFKFB3 and CX3CR1 in the DNA damage response and their potential as therapeutic targets in cancer

Content

Faculty Opponent

Professor Matthias Dobbelstein, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Department of Molecular Oncology

Examination Board

Professor Bo Stenerlöw, Uppsala University, Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology
Professor Marie Arsenian Henriksson, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology
Professor Klas Wiman, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology

Supervisors

PhD Nina Gustafsson, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology
PhD Martin Norin, Chief Operating Officer, Kancera AB
Professor Thomas Helleday, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology

Zoom-link is provided upon request from Nina Gustafsson: nina.gustafsson@ki.se. Please let Nina know if you plan to attend in person.

Welcome!

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