Annual Symposium, Friday 8th December – Saturday 9th December 2017
Comwell Borupgaard
Nørrevej 80, 3070 Snekkersten

Programme:

FRIDAY 8.DECEMBER

10.00 – 10.45 Key-note lecture:
How does the body respond to extreme exercise challenges?
Professor Jørn Wulff Helge, Dept of Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen
Chair: Professor Michael Kjær 

 10.50 – 12.30 Free oral presentations from PhD students

Auditorium A
Chairs: Professor Vibeke Backer and Senior Researcher Jesper Løvind Andersen (+ MA Thea Feveile Sejr Hansen)

Presentations each 8+4 min

The oral presentations are followed by feedback on the presentation technique (20 min) (MA Thea Feveile Sejr Hansen)

Auditorium C
Chairs: Associate Professor Charlotte Brøns and Professor Marius Henriksen
 

Presentations each 8+4 min

The oral presentations are followed by feedback on the presentation technique (20 min) (MA Thea Feveile Sejr Hansen)

12.30 – 13.15                 Lunch

SYMPOSIUM 1 (Auditorium A):

Cardiovascular-respiratory – from vessels to ventilation
Chair: Professor Jens Bangsbo and Professor Gerrit van Hall

13.15 – 13.40                 Adaptation of vasculature to exercise training – potential role in hypertension treatment.
Professor Ylva Hellsten, Institute for Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Univ of Copenhagen

13.45 – 14.10                 Cardiac adaptation to long term low intensity exercise training
Chief physician Hanne Rasmusen, Dept. Cardiology, Bispebjerg Hospital

14.15 – 14.40                 Respiratory problems with exercise
Professor Vibeke Backer, Dept Pulmonology, Bispebjerg Hospital

14.45 – 15.10                  Does asthma medicine influence muscle performance?
Assistant Professor Morten Hostrup, Dept Pulmonology, Bispebjerg Hospital

SYMPOSIUM 2 (Auditorium C):

Metabolism – skeletal muscle, gut and diabetes
Chair: Professor Bente Stallknecht and Professor Bjørn Quistorff

13.15 – 13.40                 Exercise and glucose metabolism – what regulates the effect?
Professor Jørgen Wojtaszewski, Institute for Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, Univ of Copenhagen

13.45 – 14.10                 GLP-1 role in metabolic treatment – appetite, obesity and heart disease
Associate professor Signe Torekov, NNF Centre for Metabolism, Univ of Copenhagen

14.15 – 14.40                  Alpine skiing and metabolic health
Professor Flemming Dela, Institute of Biomedical Research, Univ of Copenhagen

14.45-15.10              Type 2 diabetes treatment – pharmachology and/or exercise?
Professor Tina Vilsbøll, Steno Diabetes Center

15.15-15.45              Break (coffee/tea)

SYMPOSIUM 3 (Auditorium A):

 Musculo-skeletal – bone in extremities and oral reconstructive surgery
Chair: Professor Peter Magnusson and Professor Per Hölmich

15.45 – 16.10                 Medical treatment or exercise for bone health?
Professor Peter Schwarz, Dept Endocrinology, Rigshospitalet

16.15 – 16.40                 Oral reconstructive surgery – what is the future (3D-prints, stem cells)?
MSci Casper Slots, Dept Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Odense University Hospital

16.45 – 17.10                 Rehabilitation after joint replacement
Professor Thomas Bandholm, Dept Orthopedic Surgery, Hvidovre Hospital

17.15-18.00                    PhD meeting (for all PhD students in the MUSKOS program)

SYMPOSIUM 4 (Auditorium C):

Cancer – does exercise play a role in prevention and treatment?
Chairs: Professor Janine Erler and Associate Professor Abigail Mackey

15.45 – 16.10                 Can exercise protect against cancer development?
Associate Professor Pernille Højman, Center for Physical Activity Research (CFAS), Rigshospitalet

16.15 – 16.40                 Beneficial effect of exercise upon cancer in humans
Professor Julie Gehl, Dept Oncology, Herlev-Gentofte Hospital

16.45 – 17.10                 Physiological outcome of training in cancer patients
Senior Researcher Jesper Frank Christensen, Center for Physical Activity Research (CFAS), Rigshospitalet

17.15-18.00                    Clinical Academic Group (CAG) board meeting

19.00-21.30                    Dinner (including PhD CUP)

21.30-                               Dance with live-music by “Horze”

SATURDAY 9.DECEMBER

8.30 – 9.15 Key-note lecture:
Physical Activity: Skeletal muscle as a gene regulatory endocrine organ?
Professor Bente Klarlund Pedersen, Center for Physical Activity Research (CFAS), Rigshospitalet, Univ of Copenhagen
Chair: Professor Jørn Wulff Helge

9.20- 10.40 Free oral presentations from PhD students

Auditorium A
Chairs: Associate Professor Katja Heinemeier and Professor Flemming Dela (+ MA Thea Feveile Sejr Hansen)
 

Presentations each 8+4 min

The oral presentations are followed by feedback on the presentation technique (20 min) (MA Thea Feveile Sejr Hansen)

Auditorium B
Chairs: Associate Professor Clara Prats and Senior Researcher Peter Schjerling
 

Presentations each 8+4 min

The oral presentations are followed by feedback on the presentation technique (20 min)

10.40 – 11.00                 Coffee/tea break

SYMPOSIUM 5 (Auditorium A):

 Musculo-skeletal – sports injuries prevention, development and treatment
Chair: Professor Thomas Bandholm and Associate Professor Kristian Thorborg

11.00 – 11.25                 Is exercise dangerous for the groin region – how to prevent?
Professor Per Hölmich, Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Hvidovre Hospital

11.30 – 11.55                 Rehabilitation of ruptured Achilles tendon
Professor Peter Magnusson, Dept Physiotherapy, Bispebjerg Hospital

12.00 – 12.25                 Treatment of knee injuries in sports
Professor Michael Krogsgaard, Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Bispebjerg Hospital

SYMPOSIUM 6 (Aditorium B):

 How to present results and write manuscripts – for PhD students
Chairs: Professor Bente Klarlund Pedersen and Professor Michael Kjær

11.00 – 11.40                 How to present scientific results in an oral presentation?
MA (Rhetoric) Thea Sejr, CBS

11.45 – 12.25                 Trips and tricks on writing a manuscript and applying for grant money
Professor Janine Erler, BRIC, Univ of Copenhagen

12.30 – 13.15                 Lunch
(and separate board meeting Basic and Clinical Research in Musculo-skeletal and Oral Sciences)