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  • Provide summer research projects for a student in life science Dec. 13, 2017 9:40 AM

    UiO:Life Science will fund up to 20 summer research projects between April and October 2018 for students currently enrolled in a bachelor, master or relevant professional degree program at UiO. We are now seeking projects and invite you to apply for a student by providing a relevant project. The application deadline is extended to 25 February 2018.



  • mellom_ordsky Food, Nutrition and Human Rights Apr. 26, 2018 9:00 AM

    Reduction of undernutrition and obesity globally: The role of a human rights-based approach in the UN Decade of Action on Nutrition

    What are the arguments for applying a human rights-based approach to malnutrition in all forms, and related diseases? What are the “added values” through such an approach? What obligations do states have to help implement the right to food and health for their populations? How can we develop strong regulatory frameworks to reduce food businesses’ marketing of unhealthy foods to children?

    Welcome to an open international interdisciplinary seminar linking law, human rights and nutrition!


  • spark_logo_broad Innovation at UiO: Six teams ready for SPARK Norway Feb. 1, 2018 1:14 PM

    Six new teams have been admitted to UiO´s innovation programme SPARK Norway. They will develop their ideas within health-related life sciences for the benefit of patients and society.

  • spark_logo_broad Norway has got its first SPARKees Dec. 15, 2017 8:50 AM

    The new innovation programme SPARK Norway at UiO has admitted the first research groups – so called SPARKees. They will develop their ideas within health-related life sciences further for the benefit of patients and society.

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