Thon Award lectures 2022

Welcome to the eighth and final Thon Award lectures.

Photo of Professor Anders M. Dale

Photo: Professor Anders M. Dale

Photo of Professor Eske Willerslev
Photo: University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Professor Eske Willerslev.

This is a unique seminar with the Olav Thon Foundation's International Research

Awardees for Mathematics and Natural Science and Medicine 2022.


Register your participation before May 27 to attend the seminar



Lunch at Hotel Bristol. Open to all registered participants in the seminar.


Welcome by Rector Svein Stølen at the University of Oslo.


Introduction of the 2022 Thon international research awardee by Professor Ole Andreassen.


Computational approaches to brain imaging and genetics for neuroscience discovery, by Professor Anders M. Dale, University of California, San Diego, USA and Institute for Clinic Medicine, University of Oslo.


Break with refreshments. 


Introduction of the 2021 Thon international research awardee by Professor Kjetill Sigurd Jakobsen.


What we can learn from ancient DNA, by Professor Eske Willerslev, Director and Professor at the Center for Geogenetics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Prince Philip Chair in Ecology and Evolution at University of Cambridge, UK and Professor of Outstanding Research at University of Bremen, Germany.


Closing the seminar by Professor Kjetill Sigurd Jakobsen.




Published May 5, 2022 4:53 PM - Last modified May 23, 2022 3:40 PM