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Birgitte Andersen´s Doctoral Defence

Disputatforsvar — Cand.pharm. Birgitte Andersen´s Doctoral Defence of the doctoral dissertation: "Translational aspects of FGF21


Date & Time:

Digital Defence

Hosted by:
The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences


On Friday 15 January 2020 at 14:00 cand.pharm. Birgitte Andersen will defend her doctoral dissertation in order to be awarded the doctoral degree in medical science (dr.med.) (DMSc.).


“Translational aspects of FGF21”

Opponents at the Defence Ceremony
Professor Mikael Rydén, Karolinska Institute is 1st official opponent.
Professor Niels Jessen, Aarhus University is 2nd official opponent.

Opponents ex Auditorio
Unofficial opponents must contact the Chair of the Defence Ceremony Professor Lars Edvinsson, University of Copenhagen, email: lars.edvinsson@regionh.dk.

Professor Birgitte Holst, University of Copenhagen chairs the assessment committee

Please contact the author by email: Btta@novonordisk.com to obtain a copy of the dissertation.

For a copy of the assessment committee’s report please contact Faculty Service by email: doctoral-degree@sund.ku.dk.

Time and Place
Friday 15 January 2020 at 14:00

The defence is conducted as a digital defence.

To attend the digital defence, please follow the link:

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As the defence is held as a digital defence, we kindly ask guests who do not have an active role in the defence to mute your microphones and leave your cameras turned off during the defence. Questions from the audience will be received through the chat function.