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Time and place: Oct. 14, 2019 9:00 AMOct. 16, 2019 3:30 PM, U Parkhotel, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

ESRs will be presenting their contribution to the PLATO anthology and their overall research results, with an emphasis on the first.

Time and place: Oct. 16, 2019 3:45 PM5:00 PM, U Parkhotel, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

Prof. Michael Zürn will hold a keynote speech on the legitimacy crisis of global governance as part of the PLATO PhD school at the University of Twente.

17 Oct.
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Time and place: Oct. 17, 2019 10:45 AM1:00 PM, U Parkhotel, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

This third PLATO workshop for supervisors will address best practices to support PhDs in finishing their projects in time. It will focus on key elements of effective PhD supervision, such as managing expectations, supporting effective goal setting, encouraging progress, adapting to individual needs, and dealing with difficult circumstances.

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Time and place: Oct. 17, 2019 10:45 AM1:00 PM, University of Twente

This session introduces the ESRs to the basics of communicating research to different audiences. It is the first of two training modules in public engagement (TM7).

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Time and place: Oct. 17, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Rikshospitalet (B), Sognsvannsveien 20

MD Flora Nicol Balieva at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Psychological burden and life quality in patients with skin diseases. A European study” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Oct. 17, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Akershus universitetssykehus HF, Lørenskog

MSc Tonje Bjørnetrø at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Extracellular Vesicles in Colorectal Cancer - Mediators of tumor aggressiveness" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 17, 2019 3:30 PMOct. 18, 2019 2:30 PM, U Parkhotel, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

The last module of Vitae’s Effective Researcher programme (TM3) will help ESRs navigate the final year of their doctorate and plan for non-academic secondments.

18 Oct.
Time and place: Oct. 17, 2019 3:30 PMOct. 18, 2019 2:30 PM, U Parkhotel, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

The last module of Vitae’s Effective Researcher programme (TM3) will help ESRs navigate the final year of their doctorate and plan for non-academic secondments.

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2019 9:00 AM10:30 AM, University of Twente

ESRs must handle research data correctly and in line with rules and practices for research data management and sharing. We revisit PLATO’s Data Management Plan (DMP) and ESRs elaborate their dataset descriptions with hands-on support.

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Time and place: Oct. 18, 2019 1:15 PM, Blått auditorium, Oslo universitetssykehus HF, Rikshospitalet, Sognsvannsveien 20

Cand.med. Hilde Therese Juvodden at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis "Pathogenesis of Narcolepsy after H1N1-vaccination - a neuroimaging and immunogenetic study" for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Midtblokken, Ullevål sykehus, Kirkeveien 166

Cand.med. Lydia Celine Tansem Buer at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “New biological therapies and treatment strategies in inflammatory bowel disease - studies from real world clinical practice” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Oct. 22, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Midtblokken, bygning 6, Ullevål sykehus, Kirkeveien 166

MD Hashini Nilushika Galappaththi-Arachchige at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Reproductive health in young women in a rural area in South Africa endemic of Schistosoma haematobium: Diagnostics and risk factors” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Oct. 22, 2019 1:15 PM, Lille auditorium, Domus Odontologica, Sognsvannsveien 10

MD Paz Lopez-Doriga Ruiz at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Influenza, Immunization and Diabetes - the DiaFlu study” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Oct. 22, 2019 3:00 PM6:00 PM, Niels Henrik Abels hus, Room 209

Welcome to the Life Science Writing Club! Join in for a chance to meet other researchers in the life sciences - and get some writing done!

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Time and place: Oct. 23, 2019 12:15 PM3:00 PM, Georg Sverdrup Buidling, Auditorium 2

Ph.d candidate Tuukka Mäkitie will be defending the thesis Sustainability transitions in oil economies: Resource redeployment from an established industry to a clean technology industry for the degree of ph.d.

Time and place: Oct. 23, 2019 1:15 PM, Grønt auditorium 1, Rikshospitalet (B), Sognsvannsveien 20

Cand.med. Birgitte Stiksrud at Instiute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Chronic immune activation and inflammation in HIV-infected immunological non-responders: A study of innate and adaptive immunity and effect of probiotic intervention” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).