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This calendar comprises events concerning lifestyle, obesity and metabolism as well as events arranged by the UCPH LOM support unit and young investigators' networks. Previous events from the UCPH LOM can be found here.

If you know of an event that would fit in the UCPH LOM calender, please email Nynne.

You are welcome to sign up for the UCPH LOM Newsletter to receive updates on relevant events and funding opportunities.

  • 15 August - 23 August 2017

    Webinar-series: Adipocytes and Obesity

    The Danish Diabetes Academy is offering a series of webinars divided into clusters of certain topics - in this case Adipocytes and Obesity. » Read more

  • 21 August - 25 August 2017

    Course: Mitochondrial Physiology

    The focus of the course is to combine state-of-art lectures with hands-on analyses of aspects of mitochondrial function and morphology using different techniques. » Read more

  • 21 August - 25 August 2017

    Summer University: Human Genome Variation – a key cornerstone of precision medicine

    The course offer an introduction for those less familiar with human genome variation and will provide a deeper understanding for health professionals with experience within the field. Participants must hold at least a relevant bachelor degree. » Read more

  • 23 August 2017, 12:15

    Prioritizing brain cell types for obesity using human genetics and single-cell transcriptomics

    DanStem Seminar with Tune Pers from the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research » Read more

  • 23 August 2017, 09:00-12:00

    Learn how to fund your postdoc project

    Find your way through the maze of private and EU funding opportunities for postdocs and get the inside scoop on what grant providers expect from your application. » Read more

  • 23 August 2017, 09:00-16:00

    5-års jubilæum for Center for Holdspil og Sundhed

    Center for Holdspil og Sundhed inviterer til 5-års jubilæum - Fra forskning til implementering i praksis. » Read more

  • 28 August - 31 August 2017

    Danish Diabetes Academy Summer School

    Summer School on diabetes and metabolism. The aim of the course is to introduce PhD students to the many aspects of diabetes and molecular metabolism and to introduce members of the Danish Diabetes Academy to each other.

    » Read more

  • 28 August 2017, 14:00-15:00

    Webinar: COST-forskernetværk

    COST-forskernetværk – Hvad er COST-netværk, og hvordan kan du deltage? EuroCenter afholder webinar for forskere, der ønsker at deltage i internationale netværk.

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  • 28 August - 31 August 2017

    PhD course: Pitt falls and methodological considerations in nutritional epidemiology

    The aim of the course is to provide Ph.-students with basic knowledge of the epidemiology of human nutrition through an introduction to advanced methodologies within nutritional epidemiology; Correlated data, adjustment for total energy, correction for measurement error, bias, evaluation of diet intake, biomarkers, molecular nutrition and diet and health. Read more and sign up at the Faculty of Health and Medical Science's website. Please note: Deadline for registration is 7 August. » Read more

  • 29 August 2017, 13:00-16:00

    Information meeting: DFF grant opportunities

    Members of the Danish Council for Independent Research invites you to learn more about the opportunities to apply for grants at their information meeting, on the 29th of August 2017. » Read more

  • 1 September 2017, 09:00-15:40

    Workshop: ERC Starting Grant proposal writing

    The workshop will provide you with the necessary knowledge to write a successful ERC proposal and will be an invaluable aid in understanding how to meet the ERC standards.  » Read more

  • 4 September 2017, 15:00-16:30

    Inaugural lecture: A House for the Curious

    In his inaugural lecture, Ken Arnold (Professor of Public Engagement with Health and Medicine) will draw on his international experience of leading and researching museums to set out his vision for Medical Museion’s exciting next chapter. » Read more

  • 12 September 2017, 10:00-11:00

    Webinar: How to write a successful MSCA Innovative Training Networks proposal

    Would you like to train the next generation of excellent researchers? Then log on to a webinar about Innovative Training Networks supported by the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions in Horizon 2020 on 12 September 2017 – and learn more about how the EU supports research training networks. » Read more

  • 14 September 2017, 13:30-15:30

    Informationsmøde om funding af excellent forskning via ERC Synergy Grant

    Bliv klogere på Det Europæiske Forskningsråds nye projekttype ERC Synergy Grant, når Styrelsen for Forskning og Uddannelse sætter fokus på funding af excellent forskning udført af topforskere i fællesskab.  » Read more

  • 19 September - 21 September 2017

    International Cycling Conference 2017

    From 19th to 21st September, researchers and practitioners from all over the world will discuss the role of cycling in the modern world. The purpose is to strengthen interdisciplinary networking as well as to enable research transfer. Different and continuative discourses shall be initiated by the conference. » Read more

  • 20 September 2017, 15:00

    Reception: Center for Tidlig Indsats og Familieforskning

    Center for Tidlig Indsats og Familieforskning inviterer til reception i anledning af centerets åbning. » Read more

  • 2 October - 4 October 2017

    EASO NIU Autumn School 2017: Gut microbiota: from conception through adulthood

    The programme for 2017 will focus on gut microbiota and will include both lectures and practical training from international obesity experts. Upon completion of the course, participants will have a thorough grounding in gut microbiota research and will have the opportunity to develop skills to facilitate their research. » Read more

  • 15 October - 18 October 2017

    DOHAD World Congress 2017

    The 10th anniversary World Congress in Rotterdam will be focused on ‘Life course Health & Disease: Observations, experiments and interventions’.  » Read more

  • 16 October 2017,

    Conference: Food 2030 - Science Policy Dialogue

    This one-day conference will serve to disseminate successful European Research and Innovation (R&I) initiatives and contribute to the ongoing science-policy dialogue in the area of Food Nutrition and Security. » Read more

  • 19 October - 21 October 2017

    Symposium: Diabetic Complications from Molecular Mechanisms to Patient Orientated Research

    The Banting and Best Diabetes Centre (BBDC), Joslin Diabetes Center (Joslin) and University of Copenhagen (UCPH) are hosting their fourth joint symposium 19-21 October 2017 at University of Toronto in Canada with the topic Diabetic Complications from Molecular Mechanisms to Patient Orientated Research. » Read more

  • 24 October - 10 November 2017

    Webinar-series: Diabetes health care management

    The Danish Diabetes Academy is offering a series of webinars divided into clusters of certain topics - in this case diabetes health care management. » Read more

  • 26 October 2017,

    The Danish Stress Research Conference

    Copenhagen Stress Research Center organizes a yearly Stress Research conference. The purpose of this conference is to promote exchange and discussion of new stress research and further more to coordinate and strengthen the Danish stress research. » Read more

  • 29 October - 2 November 2017

    ObesityWeek 2017

    ObesityWeek is a unique, international event focused on the basic science, clinical application, surgical intervention and prevention of obesity. By combining both American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS) annual meetings, ObesityWeek brings together world-renowned experts in obesity to share innovation and breakthroughs in science unmatched around the globe. » Read more

  • 29 October - 2 November 2017

    Obesity Week 2017

    ObesityWeek is a unique, international event focused on the basic science, clinical application, surgical intervention and prevention of obesity. » Read more

  • 10 November - 11 November 2017

    DSAFs annual meeting 2017 "Is Obesity a disease?"

    The theme for this year's annual meeting is the discussion of whether obisty should be defined as a disease or not.  » Read more

  • 15 November - 17 November 2017

    The 13th annual meeting and 8th conference of HEPA Europe

    The main topic is “Modern approaches to physical activity promotion and measurement”, including plenary sessions on current practices and future perspectives in promoting more physical activity and less sedentary behavior, issues and challenges in physical activity and sedentary behaviour monitoring and emerging technologies in physical activity promotion and measurement. » Read more

  • 16 November 2017,

    Konference: Sundhedsinnovation

    På Greater Copenhagen Healths konference får du inspiration og den nyeste viden om sundhedsinnovation. Konferencen vil showcase konkrete innovationer og byde på involverende oplæg og debat om teknologi, sundhedsdata og fremtidens kompetencer. » Read more

  • 21 November 2017, 13:00-15:00

    Current Issues in Medical Ethics

    Seminar with professor Michael Boylan, Marymount University, USA » Read more

  • 22 November 2017, 14:00-16:00

    Inaugural lecture: Professor Stanley Ulijaszek

    On the occasion of the appointment of Stanley Ulijaszek as Honorary Affiliate Professor within humanistic health research, The Saxo Institute and Copenhagen Centre for Health Research in the Humanities (CoRe) invite colleagues and students to attend professor Ulijaszek’s inaugural lecture "Nutrition transition, obesity and the life course". » Read more

  • 25 November 2017,

    YLS Symposium: Frontiers in Musculoskeletal Health, Ageing and Disease

    This year’s Young Life Scientists’ Symposium will focus on the regulation of musculoskeletal health during ageing and disease and potential nutritional, pharmacological and exercise interventions to delay the onset of age-related and/or disease-related muscle loss. » Read more