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September

Today
22
Sep
Wellbeing Workshop to Build Mental Resilience to Climate Change
Today 10:00 - 16:30
Norra Beteendevetarhuset, Våning 4.
Workshop. Welcome to a workshop for building resilience to a changing environment.
Mon
24
Sep
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Tue
25
Sep
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Wed
26
Sep
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Thu
27
Sep
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Thu
27
Sep
NorrlandsOperan presents an excerpt from La Traviata
12:10 - 12:50
Ljusgården, Lärarutbildningshuset
Other. Culture on campus welcomes an ensamble from Verdi's masterpiece.
Thu
27
Sep
Chunli Yan - Computing Science
13:00 - 15:00
MIT-huset, MA121
Dissertation. Developing Digital Support for Learning and Diagnostic Reasoning in Clinical Practice.
Fri
28
Sep
Vincy Eklöf - pathology
09:00 - 12:00
NUS, E204
Dissertation. Feacal markers and mutations in colorectal cancer diagnosis and prognosis.
Fri
28
Sep
Nina Smulter - surgery
09:00 - 12:00
Vårdvetarhuset, Aulan
Dissertation. Delirium after cardiac surgery: risk factors, assessment methods and costs.
Fri
28
Sep
Sylvain Monteux - Ecology
10:15 - 14:00
Naturvetarhuset, N430
Dissertation. A song of ice and mud: interactions of microbes with roots, fauna and carbon in warming permafrost-affected soils.
Fri
28
Sep
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Fri
28
Sep
Elisabeth Pietilä-Holmner - rehabilitation medicine
13:00 - 16:00
NUS - Norrlands universitetssjukhus, Betula
Dissertation. Multimodal rehabilitation of patients with chronic musculuskeletal pain with focus on primary care.
Fri
28
Sep
Researcher's Night Umeå
16:00 - 20:00
KBC-huset
Other. Research for little and big minds alike filled with experiments and hands-on activities, shows and guided tours through labs and greenhouses.

October

Mon
1
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Mon
1
Oct
Amardeep Mehta - Computing Science
13:30 - 17:00
MIT-huset, MA121
Dissertation. Resource Allocation for Mobile Edge Clouds.
Tue
2
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Wed
3
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Thu
4
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Fri
5
Oct
José Pedro Silva Lopes - medicine
09:00 - 12:00
Major Groove, Byggnad 6L, Norrlands universitetssjukhus
Dissertation. Candida albicans adaption to host microenvironments drives immune evasion.
Fri
5
Oct
Robert Linder - medicine
09:00 - 12:00
Betula, Norrlands universitetssjukhus
Dissertation. Proteolytic imbalance in COPD - epidemiological and clinical aspects.
Fri
5
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
12:00 - 13:30
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Fri
5
Oct
Linda Spinord - rehabilitation medicine
13:00 - 15:00
Landstingshuset, Sytertoppen
Seminar. Multimodal rehabilitation: Patients' experiences and patient-reported outcome measures in chronic pain.
Fri
5
Oct
Charlotta Wadsten - surgery
13:00 - 16:00
Aulan, Sundsvalls sjukhus
Dissertation. DCIS of the breast - aspects on treatment and prognosis.
Fri
5
Oct
Nathanael Sirili - folkhälsa
13:00 - 15:00
NUS, Hörsal D, Unod T9
Dissertation. Health workforce development post 1990s' health sector reforms: the case of medical doctors in Tanzania.
Mon
8
Oct
Bernard Wessels - Plant Cell and Molecular Biology
09:00 - 11:00
Umeå universitet
Dissertation. The significance of ethylene and ETHYLENE RESPONSE FACTORS in wood formation of hybrid aspen.
Mon
8
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
10:00 - 15:00
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Tue
9
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
10:00 - 15:00
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Wed
10
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
10:00 - 15:00
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Thu
11
Oct
Koushikul Islam - virology
09:00 - 12:00
Hörsal 933 Unod B9, NUS
Dissertation. Identification and evaluation of antiviral compounds targeting Rift Valley fever virus.
Thu
11
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
10:00 - 15:00
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Thu
11
Oct
Unplugged - Johan Wellton
12:10 - 12:50
Ljusgården, Lärarutbildningshuset
Other. A special performance where Johan Wellton delivers advanced circus numbers in combination with subtle reflections and humour.
Fri
12
Oct
Bariq Al-Amiry - orthopaedics
09:00 - 12:00
Lokal 260, Röntgenklinik, NUS
Dissertation. Radiological measurements in total hip arthroplasty.
Fri
12
Oct
Robin Myte - oncology
09:00 - 12:00
NUS, Sal 260 byggnad 3A, vån 2, Målpunkt A21
Dissertation. Metabolic risk factors and molecular subtypes of colorectal cancer.
Fri
12
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
10:00 - 15:00
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Mon
15
Oct
Study guidance before the admission application deadline
10:00 - 15:00
Infocenter
Other. If you are not sure what to study or how to plan your future studies, you are welcome to talk to one of our study counsellors in Infocenter.
Fri
19
Oct
Ramin Ghorbani Ghomeshi - Applied Physics
09:00 - 12:00
Lilla Hörsalen, KB.E3.01
Dissertation. Real-time breath gas analysis of carbon monoxide – Laser-based detection and pulmonary gas exchange modeling.
Fri
19
Oct
Ievgen Dzhygyr - molecular biology
09:00 - 10:00
Major Groove
Dissertation. Functional studies of Escherichia coli stringent response factor RelA.
Sat
20
Oct
The Annual Celebration Ceremony
17:00 - 19:00
Aula Nordica
Other. The Annual Celebration Ceremony is an important ritual when the university installs its newly appointed professors.
Mon
22
Oct
Christian Brembilla - Energy Technology
13:00 - 16:00
Ume universitet
Dissertation. Efficiency factors for building space heating system in buildings.
Wed
24
Oct
Controversial Societal Issues in Education and Democracy
24 October 08:00 until 25 October 16:00
Meddelas senare
Conference. Umeå Research Centre for Social Studies Didactics (UmSOD) invites you to a Nordic research conference at Umeå University.
Fri
26
Oct
Cahya Utamie Pujilestari - epidemiology and public health
09:00 - 12:00
NUS, Hörsal D, Unod T9
Dissertation. Abdominal obesity among older populations in Indonesia: Patterns of socioeconomic and gender inequality and impacts on disability and death.
Fri
26
Oct
Per Holmgren - Energy engineering
10:00 - 13:00
Naturvetarhuset, N430
Dissertation. Entrained flow studies on biomass fuel powder conversion and ash formation.

November

Fri
2
Nov
Jean Paul Semasaka Sengoma - clinical sciences
09:00 - 12:00
Bergasalen, målpunkt Q, plan 0, NUS
Dissertation. Pregnancy-related complications in Rwanda: prevalence, associated risk factors and health economic impact, and maternal experiences.
Wed
7
Nov
Marcus Östman - Chemistry
13:00 - 16:00
NUS, Aula Anatomica (Bio.A.206)
Dissertation. Antimicrobials in sewage treatment plants – occurrence, fate and resistance.
Wed
7
Nov
Stephen Butterfill, filosofi
13:15 - 15:00
Social science building, the room with a small glass window and the number D1.06.20 opposite Humlab, located below the University liberary
Seminar. The Research Seminar Series in Philosophy invites you to a seminar with Steven Butterfill, Warwick University.
Fri
9
Nov
Amaia Maquibar Landa - public health
09:00 - 12:00
Hörsal D Unod T9
Dissertation. An insight into institutional responses to intimate partner violence against women in Spain.
Fri
9
Nov
Sara Lundell - physiotherapy
09:00 - 12:00
Aulan, Vårdvetarhuset
Dissertation. COPD in primary care. Exploring conditions for implementation of evidence-based interventions and eHealth.
Fri
9
Nov
Markus Carlborg - Energy Technology
13:00 - 16:00
Naturvetarhuset, N360
Dissertation. Refractory Corrosion in Biomass Gasification.
Thu
15
Nov
Umeå Cognitive Science Days 2018
10:00 - 17:00
Vardagsrummet, Humanisthuset
Conference. Umeå Cognitive Science days 2018
Fri
16
Nov
Frida Bergman - public health and clinical medicine
09:00 - 12:00
Aulan Vårdvetarhuset
Dissertation. Active workstations – a NEAT way to prevent and treat overweight and obesity?
Fri
16
Nov
Midterm seminar - André Rodrigues Vicente
12:30 - 14:30
Föreläsningssal C, unod T9, NUS
Seminar. Aniridia-Related Keratopathy – Structural changes and signaling pathways in aniridia patients.
Fri
23
Nov
Inger Westborg - ophthalmiatrics
09:00 - 12:00
Hörsal D, Unod T9, plan 9, Tandläkarhögskolan, NUS
Dissertation. Safety and efficacy in the cataract surgery process.
Wed
28
Nov
Mathias Frisch, Philosophy
13:15 - 15:00
The social Science Building, the room opposite of Humlab, located below the University Liberary
Seminar. The Research Seminar Series in Philosophy invites you to a seminar with Mathias Frisch, Hannover.
Fri
30
Nov
Cecilia Toppe - pediatrics
09:00 - 12:00
Betula, NUS
Dissertation. End stage renal disease in type 1 diabetes – time trends and risk factors.
Fri
30
Nov
Thomas Hausmaninger - experimental physics
10:00 - 12:00
Naturvetarhuset, N450
Dissertation. Mid-IR and Near-IR NICE-OHMS – techniques for ultra-sensitive detection of molecules in gas phase.

December

Fri
7
Dec
Alexandra Johansson - experimental physics
09:15 - 12:00
Naturvetarhuset, N430
Dissertation. Optical Frequency Comb Fourier Transform Spectroscopy.
Fri
7
Dec
Annica Bay - nursing
13:00 - 16:00
Aulan, Vårdvetarhuset
Dissertation. Being physically active as an adult with congenital heart disease.
Wed
12
Dec
Frederique de Vignemont, Philosophy
13:15 - 15:00
Social Science Building, the room opposite of Humlabm below the University Liberary
Seminar. The research Seminar Series in Philosophy invites you to a seminar with Frederique de Vignemont, Institut Nicod, Paris.
Thu
13
Dec
Anurag Kawde - Chemistry
10:00 - 13:00
KBC, Lilla Hörsalen, KB.E3.01
Dissertation. Advanced silicon photoelectrodes f water splittingdevices: design, preparation & funct characte by photoelectrochem & high-energy X-ray spectrosc.
Fri
14
Dec
Haleluya Moshi - physiotherapy
09:00 - 12:00
Vårdvetarhuset, Aulan
Dissertation. Traumatic spinal cord injuries in rural Tanzania.
Fri
14
Dec
Diana Carolina Reyes Forsberg - Chemistry
10:00 - 12:00
KBC-huset, Lilla Hörsalen, KB.E3.01
Dissertation. Experimental study of alkalinization of cellulose in industrial relevant conditions.
Fri
14
Dec
Julia Christa Haas - Plant Cell and Molecular Biology
10:00 - 13:00
KBC-huset, Stora hörsalen KB.E3.03
Dissertation. Abiotic stress and plant microbe interaction in Norway spruce.
Fri
14
Dec
David Nash & Anne-Marie Kilday, History
10:15 - 12:00
Social Science Building, the room opposite Humlab, below the University Liberary
Seminar. The Research seminar series in history and history of ideas invites you to a seminar with David Nash and Anne-Marie Kilday, Oxford Brookes University.

March

Fri
29
Mar
Anders Niklasson - otohinolaryngology
09:00 - 12:00
Aula, Sunderby sjukhus
Dissertation. Malleus Fracture. A clinical and experimental study.

May

Sat
18
May
Spring Graduation Ceremony
16:00 - 18:00
Aula Nordica
Other. The doctors who have written, published and successfully defended a thesis are honoured with a conferment ceremony, the Spring Graduation Ceremony.