Program • Nordic POP 2024

The Nordic POP 2024 will cover a diversity of scientific topics. Participating PhD students and post docs will have plenty of opportunities to showcase your research during oral presentations and poster presentations. Please note that this program is under development.

Our program

PROGRAM

Wednesday 24 April

15:00-16:00 Registration and poster mounting
Foyer, University main building

16:00-16:30 Welcome lecture
Jukka Rantanen
, Professor, University of Copenhagen
Christel Bergström, Professor, Uppsala University
Grand Auditorium

16:30-17:15 Keynote lecture
Matching the design of biomaterials for drug delivery with the disease microenvironment
Caitriona O’Driscoll, Professor, University College Cork
Grand Auditorium

17:15-18:00 Invited lecture
Optimizing immunomodulatory nanomedicines using matrix-nanoparticle interactions
Alexandra Stubelius, Assoc. Prof., Chalmers University of Technology
Grand Auditorium

18:00- Welcome event
Foyer, University main building

Thursday 25 April

08:00-08:30 Poster mounting
Foyer, University main building

08:30-08:40 Brief introduction day 2
Nordic POP representative
(TBA)
Grand Auditorium

Session 1: Drug delivery and controlled release & Pharmaceutical manufacturing

08:40-09.20 Keynote lecture
Bioinspired composite materials to modulate drug release
Paola Luciani, Professor, University of Bern
Grand Auditorium

09:20-10:00 Keynote lecture
Pharmaceutical manufacturing:
Case CurifyLabs: Automated compounding in hospital pharmacies
Niklas Sandler, Curify Labs, Helsinki
Grand Auditorium

10:00-10:30 Morning break and poster presentation
Foyer, University main building

10:30-11:30 Drug delivery and controlled release
Presentations from PhD students
, parallel sessions (15 min x 4)
Hall IV

10:30-11:30 Pharmaceutical manufacturing
Presentations from PhD students
, parallel sessions (15 minx4)
Hall IX

11:30-12:30 Lunch

Session 2: Analytical and virtual tools

12:30-13:10 Keynote lecture
Novel barrier-on-chip models using microtechnology
Maria Tenje, Professor, SciLifeLab, Uppsala University
Grand Auditorium

13:10-13:50 Keynote lecture
Computational studies of pharmaceutical dosage forms
Per Larsson, Associate Professor, Uppsala University
Grand Auditorium

13:50-14:50 Poster presentations

14:50-15:50 Drug delivery and controlled release
Presentations from PhD students
, parallel sessions (15 min x 4)
Hall IV

14:50-15:50 Pharmaceutical manufacturing
Presentations from PhD students
, parallel sessions (15 min x 4)
Hall IX

15:50-17:00 Match-making presentations
By late-stage PhD students/young researchers

Hall IV, ​Hall IX

18:30-23:00 Conference dinner
Restaurant Hyllan, S:t Eriks torg 8, Uppsala

Friday 26 April

09:00-09:10 Brief introduction day 3
Nordic POP representative
(TBA)
Grand Auditorium

Session 3: Patient centered delivery and advanced biomaterials

09:10-09:50 Keynote lecture
Gastrointestinal tract and drug delivery: looking inside the patients using magnetic resonance imaging
Luca Marciani, Professor, University of Nottingham
Grand Auditorium

09:50-10.30 Keynote lecture
Intracellular Drug Delivery: Overcome the Bottleneck for Biotherapeutics
Shiqi Wang, Professor, University of Helsinki
Grand Auditorium

10:30-11:00 Morning break, Poster demounting
Foyer, University main building

11:00-11:45 Patient centered delivery
Presentations from PhD students, (15 minx3)
Hall IV

11:00-11:45 Advanced biomaterials
Presentations from PhD students
, (15 minx3)
Hall IX

11:45-12:00 Closing session, Award ceremony
Foyer, University main building

12:00 Lunch and departure
Foyer, University main building

Our Speakers

Last modified: 2024-04-19