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Upcoming Events

Dissertation
Ali Mahdi

26 November
9:00

Title: The Red Blood Cell as a Mediator of Vascular
Injury in Type 2 Diabetes and COVID-19

 

Speaker: Ali Mahdi

 

Opponent:

Professor Charalambos Antoniades, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Main supervisor:

Professor John Pernow, Department of Medicine, Solna, Division of Cardiology

Time and location:

Friday, 26 November 2021 at 09:00

Rolf Luft Auditorium, L1:00, Anna Steckséns gata 53, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden

Zoom-link: https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/62990367704?pwd=VWN6ZTFQSS9qZzJWWHBOTjFRUUpQZz09

 

Faculty Breakfast for CMM Group and Team Leaders

29 November

8:15 - 09:30

Topic: Information on the upcoming CMM Scientific Advisory Board

 

Location: CMM Lecture Hall

Check in at 08:15

Meeting Start 08:30

Meeting End 09:30

 

The CVP/CVR and Heart and Vascular Theme Joint Meeting 2021

29-30 November

CMMers Anton Gisterå and Carolina Hagberg, are part of the organizing committee, and invite you to participate in this external event:

WELCOME TO THE CVP/CVR AND HEART AND VASCULAR THEME
JOINT MEETING 2021


NOVEMBER 29-30th

in Sune Bergström's Aula and via Zoom
 

We are planning for a hybrid meeting, changes may occur according to current Covid-19 recommendations.

To register:
• REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 24th.
• Register and send abstract to cvp.cvr.thk.2021@gmail.com (Registration
is free of charge)
• Please state your academic position and if you intend to participate in
person or online.
• For short talks and poster presentations, abstracts should be 100-250
words and include author names and affiliations, otherwise any format is
accepted

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

 

SPEAKERS FOR SHORT TALKS WILL BE SELECTED FROM ABSTRACTS

Scientific Program 29/11
Welcome
13:00-13.10 Welcome address: Ulf Hedin & John Pernow


Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology
13:15-13:45 Magnus , Karolinska Institutet
13:45-14:00 Short talk 1
14:00-14.15 Short talk 2
14:15-14:45 David Erlinge, Lund University
14:45-15.15 Coffee break & poster setup


Heart failure and Arrythmia
15:15-15:45 Lars Lund, Karolinska Institutet
15:45-16:00 Short talk 1
16:00-16:15 Short talk 2
16:15-16:45 Kristina Haugaa, University of Oslo
16:45-18:00 Poster session and drinks

Scientific Program 30/11
Diabetes and metabolism
9:00-9:30 Jan Eriksson, Uppsala University
9:30-9:45 Short talk 1
9:45-10.00 Short talk 2
10:00-10:30 Niklas Mejhert, Karolinska Institutet
10:30-11.00 Coffee and mingle


Inflammation in cardiovascular disease
11:00-11:30 Mia Philipsson, Uppsala University
11:30-11:45 Short talk 1
11:44-12:00 Short talk 1
12:30-13.00 TBA
12:30-12.45 Closing remarks

Organizing committee: Anneli Falkevall, Erika Folestad, Cecilia Morgantini, Luise Zeigler, Eva Svenneberg, Anton Gisterå, Carolina Hagberg

 

CMM Seminar

2 December

12:00 - 13:00

Title: Immune responses targeting therapeutic and endogenous antibodies: characteristics and clinical implications

 

Speaker:  Dr. Theo Rispens

Sanquin Research, Department of Immunopathology, Amsterdam

Hosts:

Associate Professor Caroline Grönwall

Associate Professor Karin Lundberg

Karolinska Institutet

In CMM Lecture Hall and via Zoom

Lunch sandwiches will be offered on a first come-first served basis.

CMM Lecture Hall L8:00, Visionsgatan 18, grund floor

Link: https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/63853415701

Meeting ID: 638 5341 5701

 

Dissertation
Nicky Dunn

3 December
9:00

Title: Immunogenicity of Biological Therapies; Frequency, Predictability and Clinical Relevance in Chronic Inflammatory Diseases

 

Speaker: Nicky Dunn

 

Opponent:

Professor Kristina Lejon, Department of Clinical Microbiology, Umeå University

 

Main supervisor:

Associate Professor Anna Fogdell-Hahn, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors:

Dr Katharina Fink, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet

Adjunct lecturer, Per Marits, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Dr Nancy Vivar Pomiano, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Examination Board:

Docent Charlotte Dahle, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linköping University

Adjunct Senior lecturer Magnus Andersson, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet

Docent Lisa Westerberg, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet

 

Time and location:

Lecture Hall L8:00, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Visionsgatan 18, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden

Friday, 3 December 2021 at 09:00

 

Half-Time Seminar Jan Philipp Reising

6 December
14:00

Title: Inspiration and Inflammation in the Breathing Brainstem

 

Speaker: Jan Philipp Reising

 

Opponent:

Professor Charalambos Antoniades, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Main supervisor:

Professor Eric Herlenius, Department of Women's and Children's Helath, Karolinska Institutet 

Co-supoervisors: 

Professor Per Uhlén, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet

 

Dr. David Forsberg, Department of Women's and Children's Helath, Karolinska Institutet 

Location: Acquired Immunity VIP Meeting Room, floor 5 (L8:05 018), Center for Molecular Medicine (L8-building), Visionsgatan 18, Karolinska University Hospital

 

Seminars on Translational Neuroimaging
(StratNeuro Lunch Seminar Series)

6 December
12:00

The CMMer Vasco Souza invites you to this external event

Topic: Translational Neuroimaging

 

Presenters:

Johan Lundström, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet will speak about

"Olfactory imaging as an early biomarker for PD: possibilities and problems"

Daniel Ferreira Padilla, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet will speak about

"Connecting the dots between PD, DLB and AD with neuroimaging techniques"

 

Host: Eric Westman, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet

Location: Jan-Åke Gustafssonsalen, NEO, Blickagången 16, Karolinska Institutet Campus Flemingsberg 

(sandwich and coffee for 30 attendees will be provided!)

 

Via Zoom: (https://ki-se.zoom.us/j/65475014745?pwd=UktnVzFNZ0RQTWFBZ0RmKzZXNjlpdz09)

Find more information here

 

Dissertation
Till Seime

9 December
9:00

Title: The Role of Smooth Muscle Cells in Calcification of Atherosclerotic Plaques

 

Speaker: Till Seime

 

Opponent:

Jordan D. Miller, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota, US

 

Main supervisor:

Professor Ulf Hedin, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet

Co-supervisors:

Ljubica Matic, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet

Leon J. Schurgers, Department of Biochemistry, CARIM, Maastricht, the Netherlands

Chris Reutelingsperger, Department of Biochemistry, CARIM, Maastricht, the Netherlands

Examination Board:

Lars-Arne Haldosén, Karolinska Institutet

Anders Malmström, Lunds Universitet

Sebastian Lewandovski, Karolinska Institutet

 

Time and location:

Friday, 9 December 2021 at 09:00

Rolf Luft Auditorium, L1:00, Anna Steckséns gata 53, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden

 

CMM Seminar

20 January

12:00 - 13:00

Title: To be announced

 

Speaker: John D Isaacs, Professor of Rheumatology | Director of Therapeutics North East, Newcastle University Director of Research|Associate Medical Director, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals, Deputy Director, NIHR Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre

Hosts: Anna Fogdell-Hahn