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Young Investigators programme

Young Investigator's meeting 7-8 Sept. 2015

Pre-meeting to the 6. Annual Network Meeting of the Nordic EMBL Partnership for Molecular Medicine
8-10 September 2015 at Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

Young Investigator's meeting 7-8 September 2015

The Young Investigators of the Nordic Partnership for Molecular Medicine (postdocs and graduate students) were invited to meet for an extra day from 7-8 September prior to the NMMN meeting, where they had time for networking, socializing, career discussions etc.


Meeting programme


Monday 07. September 2015


Aarhus University Conference Center – Meeting room 2, 2nd floor
Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4, bldg. 1421, 8000 Aarhus C
See map here

14:00 – 14.30                     Arrival and coffee

14:30 – 15:15                     PhD Career Consultant Vibeke Broe, Aarhus University –
                                         “Career Options and Career Considerations” 

15:15 – 16:15                     Junior Professor Inga Haenelt, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main –
                                         “Should I Stay or Should I Go? Try It, It’s Worth It”

16:15 – 16:30                     Coffee and snacks

16:30 – 17:30                     Head of General Metabolism and Obesity Aimo Kannt, Sanofi Diabetes
                                         Research and Translational Medicine –
                                         “Drug Discovery in the Pharmaceutical Industry: Principles and Illustrative Examples”

17:30 – 18:30                     Elevator Talks (4 x 3 min per node)

                                         NCMM:       Elisa Fiorito, Morten Luhr, Julia-Kristina Madsen-Østerbye, Alicia Villatoro

                                         FIMM:        Ashwini Kumar, Bhagwan Yadav, Tiia Luukkonen, Elina Parri                      

                                         MIMS:        Firoj Mahmud, Naresh Chandra, Van Nguyen-Dinh, Wai-Lok Yau

                                         DANDRITE:  Lasse Reimer, Marlene U. Sørensen, Juliane Martin, Marie-Louise Holm

18:30 -                              Walk to dinner venue

19:00 – 21.00                     Buffet dinner at Mathematical Canteen, Aarhus University (address: Ny Munkegade 116, building 1530)

21:00 –                              Pub Crawl


Tuesday 08. September 2015


AIAS, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies
Aarhus University
Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, building 1632
See map here

10:00 – 12:00                     Poster hanging & poster session - (in tent outside AIAS)

12:00 – 14:00                     Free time

14:00 – 14:00                     Lunch, registration, and main NMMN meeting 2015



Entrance of the meeting venue (Maria Randima, AU Komm)