9th November - Online Conference - registration open!
EPINOR will host a national online conference for EPINOR members. Main purpose of the conference is for the PhD-students to present their work. Line Vold from the National Institute of Public Health will hold an opening speech
Registration link: I will attend the EPINOR Online Conference - deadline November 4th
Program EPINOR Online Conference (all senior chairs are not yet confirmed)
09:00 Welcome Scientific leader: Torkjel Sandanger
09:05 Line Vold (FHI) – The Future of Epidemiology in Norway
Chair: Mats Kirkeby Fjeld, Senior: Torkjel Sandanger, Trond Riise
09:20 Young-onset Type 2 Diabetes: Clinical Outcomes in Norwegian General Practice, Katrina Tiballs
09:35 Pre- and post-diagnostic blood profiles of perfluoroalkyl acids in type 2 diabetes mellitus cases and controls, Dolley Charles
Health service and social inequalities
Chair: Atle Austnes Kongsvold, Senior: Per Nafstad
10:00 A cross-country study of subjective social status: The relative importance of education, income and ‘the silver spoon’, Marie Hella Lindberg
10:15 Socioeconomic inequalities in children’s weight, height and BMI trajectories in Norway: the Norwegian Mother, Father and Child Cohort Study, Teferi Mekonnen
10:30 Health anxiety is positively associated with somatic specialist healthcare use in a general, adult population: The Tromsø Study, Anja Davis Nordbye
10:55 Continuity of care in patients with chronic disease: a registry-based observational study, Sahar Pahlavanyali
11:10 Trends in selected maternal risk factors and cesarean section rates: a population-based study over 18 years using data from the Norwegian Medical Birth Registry, Ingvild Hersoug Nedberg
Chair: Dagrun Slettebø Daltveit, Senior: Tom Ivar Lund Nilsen, Trude Eid Robsahm
12:15 Cancer risk in individuals with major birth defects: A large Nordic population-based case-control study among children, adolescents, and adults, Dagrun Slettebø Daltveit
12:30 Trends in cervical adenocarcinoma in Norway – a registry based study, Xin Liu
12:45 Survival among women with true, minimal signs, or missed interval breast cancer, Kaitlyn M Tsuruda
13:10 Combined lifestyle factors and the risks for common cancers in the Norwegian Women and Cancer Study, Sairah L F Chen
13:25 Use of immunomodulating drugs and risk of cutaneous melanoma: A nationwide nested case-control study, Leon Alexander Mclaren Berge
Chair: Erlend Hoftun Farbu, Senior: Magne Thoresen, Torkjel Sandanger, Karl-Christian Nordby
13:50 An EPIC predictor of gestational age shows excellent precision in newborns conceived by assisted reproductive technologies, Kristine Løkås Haftorn
14:05 Identifying new genetic markers for maximal oxygen uptake, Marie Klevjer
14:20 Associations between gene expression in whole-blood with body mass index and weight change among cancer-free women in the Norwegian Women and Cancer postgenome cohort, Nikita Baiju
14:35 Round up – Erlend Hoftun Farbu
19:00 Conference dinner has regretfully been postponed to a later suitable date - more information will follow
ECTS: It is possible to apply for ECTS' if you present (exluding NTNU-students).
EPINOR will make sure there are senior researchers, relevant to your work, who will listen and comment on the presentation. The deadline for submission of abstracts is set to October 9th.
Program: Save both dates 9th November 2020! The conference will last for one or two days - depending on the amount of abstracts submitted.
A detailed program will be sent to all EPINOR-members within mid October.
Last updated: 27.10.2020 10:04