Neuroscience Day 2020

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Zoom
  • Website
  • Organiser: Dept of Neuroscience
  • Contact person: Cecilia Yates
  • Phone: 0704334801
  • Konferens



8.55 – 9.00             
Inlogg on zoom 

9.00 – 9.15             
Welcome and information, Finn Hallböök, Head of Department 

9.15 – 9.35             
Genetic impact on patient outcome following traumatic brain injury: Towards novel treatment using patient specific induced pluripotent stem cells“
Elham Rostami, M.D., Ph.D., Wallenberg clinical fellow, Neurosurgery

9.40 – 10.00          
From microtechnology to neurological disorders
Anna Rostedt Punga, Professor in Clinical Neurophysiology

10.00 – 10.30         
Coffee break

10.30 – 11.20        
“Bibliometric analysis of scholarly productivity: is there a way forward?”
Guest: Ulf Sandström, Docent, researcher at Royal Inst Technology, Stockholm

11.25 – 12.10        
Ph D Student presentations:
Karl Sjölin,
Markus de Ruijter, Clinical Neurophysiology
Samuel Lenell, Neurosurgery

12.10 – 13.00         
Lunch break

13.00 – 13.25         
The synapse as the gearbox of the brain
 Mia Lindskog
, Senior Lecturer in Medical Neurobiology

13.30 – 14.25         
How twins can help us understand aging and aging related diseases such as Alzheimers and Parkinsons”
Guest: Nancy Pedersen, Professor in Genetic Epidemiology at KI

14.30 – 15.00         
Coffee break

15.00 – 15.50         
Implicit bias and Discrimination
Guest: Katharina Berndt Rasmussen, PhD and researcher at the Institute for Future Studies

15.55 – 16.15         
Enhancing participation in everyday life for children and individuals with disabilities – eye-gaze technology and school-based intervention
Maria Borgestig, Senior Lecturer in Occupational therapy

16.20 – 16.40         
Normal pressure hydrocephalus, epidemiology, neuroimaging                                       and diagnostics”
Katarina Laurell, Senior lecturer in Neurology

16.40 – 16.50          
Lena Zetterberg, Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy
The Undergraduate Studies Committee
Neuroscience award for better teaching 2020

16.50 –                    
Conclusions, Head of Department Finn Hallböök
Welcome drinks and dinner at Sven Duva Restaurant are this year unfortunately cancelled according to Covid-19 recommendations.