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Nansen Neuroscience Lectures 2020

Ragnhildur Þóra Káradóttir, University of Cambride and Háskóli Íslands (11 am): 
"Myelin plasticity – a mechanism of learning and brain repair"
and 
Lene Juel Rasmussen, University of Copenhagen (12 noon): 
"Healthy Brain Aging: understand and intervene"
 
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10 YEARS OF NANSEN NEUROSCIENCE LECTURES

Nansen Neuroscience Lectures 2020

10.30 - 13:30  Monday 12/10/2020 
Drammensveien 78, Oslo, and Digitally (Zoom & STREAM)
 
The Nansen Neuroscience Lectures (NNL) honour Nansen’s ground-breaking contribution to neuroscience, and since 10.10.10 the event is part of the Academy’s annual Nansen-celebration. 
PREVIOUS NANSEN NEUROSCIENCE LECTURES, and Nansen's contribution: See booklet (pdf)

Registration: 

Register for the seminar by using the registration form at https://www.dnva.no/detskjer/2020/09/nansen-neuroscience-lectures-2020.
Due to the corona virus, we will only be able to accomodate max 30 people physically. Others will be able to see the stream through Zoom. 

Programme: 

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee and refreshments – mingling

11:00 – 11:03 Opening
Hans Petter Graver, President of The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters 

 
11:03 – 11:06 Introduction
Linda H Bergersen, University of Oslo
11:06 – 11:46 Lecture: "Myelin plasticity – a mechanism of learning and brain repair"
Ragnhildur Þóra Káradóttir, University of Cambridge and Háskoli Íslands (University of Iceland)

11:46 – 12:00 Discussion and questions from the audience 
Moderated by Jon Storm-Mathisen

12:03 – 12:06 Introduction
Linda H Bergersen, University of Oslo

12:06 – 12:46 Lecture: "Healthy Brain Aging: understand and intervene" 
Lene Juel Rasmussen, Center for Healthy Aging (CEHA), University of Copenhagen

12:46 – 13:00 Discussion and questions from the audience 
Moderated by Jon Storm-Mathisen

13:00 – 13:30 Coffee and refreshments – Informal discussions 

 
Forelesere for Nansen Neuroscience Lectures 2020

Organisers: Linda H. Bergersen and Jon Storm-Mathisen in cooperation with the University of Oslo, the Nansen Neuroscience Network (NNN), and the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (DNVA).

Logoer verter NNL
The event is hosted as a cooperation between The University of Oslo, The Nansen Neuroscience Network and The Norwegian Academy of Science & Letters