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    Lecture: Linking Metabolism and Brain Disorders

    A growing body of evidence links cardiometabolic disease to brain disorders, both psychiatric and neurological disease. Novo Nordisk Foundation and The Lundbeck Foundation have invited three outstanding speakers representing the diverse research areas within the metabolism-brain axis – from understanding the mechanisms to piloting adjuvant nutritional therapies. Join us for an exciting, open lecture on a Thursday evening in Hellerup.

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    07 March 2024

    Speakers

    Anders Fink-Jensen Professor, Chief Physician, MD, DMSci, Psychiatric Center Copenhagen, Frederiksberg Hospital
    Ditte Demontis Professor, PhD, Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University
    Iain Campbell Baszucki Research Fellow in Metabolic Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh

     

    A growing body of evidence links cardiometabolic disease to brain disorders, both psychiatric and neurological disease. Novo Nordisk Foundation and The Lundbeck Foundation have invited three outstanding speakers representing the diverse research areas within the metabolism-brain axis – from understanding the mechanisms to piloting adjuvant nutritional therapies. Join us for an exciting, open lecture on a Thursday evening in Hellerup.

    Programme

    3:45 pm Arrival and Registration
    4:00 pm Welcome by Arne Astrup, Senior Vice President, Novo Nordisk Foundation
    4:10 pm Iain Campbell, Baszucki Research Fellow in Metabolic Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh
    4:35 pm Ditte Demontis, Professor, PhD, Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University
    5:00 pm Anders Fink-Jensen, Professor, Chief Physician, MD, DMSci, Psychiatric Center Copenhagen, Frederiksberg Hospital
    5:25 pm Concluding remarks
    5:30 pm Networking with drinks and snacks for physical participants.
    6:30 pm Thank you for today!
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    FAQ

    What is Science Cluster Lectures?

    The Science Cluster Lectures is a series of open lectures for all researchers and others interested in bioscience, biotechnology and health. Every 4 weeks, on Thursday evenings, you are invited for lectures on themes with a general interest for the Novo Nordisk Foundation Research Centers and bioscience researchers in general. Often there will be a cross-disciplinary focus.

    Will it be possible to attend physically and virtually?

    This will be a hybrid lecture with the possibility of attending both virtually and physically. Please note that we have a limited capacity for how many we allow to participate physically, and seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

    This will be a hybrid lecture with the possibility of attending both virtually and physically. Please note that we have a limited capacity for how many we allow to participate physically, and seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

    Yes. We take oral questions from physical audience and written questions from virtual participants.

    I would like to know about upcoming Science Cluster Lectures – where can I find information?

    I would like to know about upcoming Science Cluster Lectures – where can I find information?

    What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

    If you arrive by car, you can park for free in front or at the side of Tuborg Havnevej 19. If that is full, there is 3 hours free parking in the parking to the Waterfront shopping mall at the end of the road. Public transport by train to Hellerup station, and/or bus (1A, 21, 166), nearest by bus stop is Tuborg Boulevard.

    Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

    Contact Johan Jansen on jja@novo.dk.

    How do I cancel my participation?

    Please help us respecting our speakers, as well as keeping track of the numbers and optimize lecture and catering to the audience by cancelling as soon as you know that you exceptionally will not be able to make it. You can either cancel through Conference Manager or send an email to Johan Jansen at jja@novo.dk

    Can I update my registration information?

    Can I update my registration information?

    Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

    No, you do not have to bring your ticket, but registration is mandatory for participation. You will find a tag with your name on it when you arrive.

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    Lecture: Linking Metabolism and Brain Disorders

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    07 March
    Novo Nordisk Foundation
    Tuborg Havnevej 19
    2900 Hellerup
    København
    Lecture
    Open to all
    16:00 - 17:30 CET