K.G. Jebsen Center for Genetic Epidemiology Seminar Series

Seminar Series

Seminar Series

The HUNT Center for Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology Seminar Series brings together a diverse array of scientific interests on the NTNU campus to discuss cutting edge biomedical research with international scientific leaders. The series emphasizes professional development and interdisciplinary collaboration.

Scheduled for the last Monday of each month, the series includes a one hour scientific seminar and a 45 minute mentoring meeting between the visiting scientist and NTNU trainees/young researchers. Organized as a primarily virtual event, you may join us in ØHM11 or on Zoom upon registration.


Upcoming seminars 2024

Upcoming seminars 2024


August 26, 2024 Associate professor Åsa Johansson, Uppsala University

September 30, 2024  Assistant Professor Abdel Abdellaoui, Amsterdam University Medical Centers

October 28, 2024 Dr. Anne Heidi Skogholt, Directorate of e-health (speaker is visiting in person)

November 18, 2024 (Re-scheduled) Associate Professor Jesse Shapiro, McGill University(seminar starts at 14:00 CET)

November 25, 2024 Dr. Kaitlin Wade, University of Bristol


Seminars start at 12:00 (GMT+1) unless otherwise noted, and last an hour with a 15 min break before mentoring sessions start (45 min).


Previous seminars

Previous seminars


Dr. Adam Locke, Regeneron Genetics Center 

Dr. Aniket Mishra, University of Bordeaux

Assistant Professor Jean Morrison, University of Michigan  (Click for access to recording)

Assistant Professor Wei Zhou, Massachusetts General Hospital (Click for access to recording)

Dr. Jason Torres, University of Oxford (Click for access to recording)


Dr. Nicole Warrington, University of Queensland

Professor Lili Milani, Estonian Genome Center

Professor Dave Evans, University of Queensland (Click for access to recording)

Dr. Mattias Johansson, International Agency for Research on Cancer 

Dr. Eric Fauman, Pfizer, (Click for access to recording)

Associate Professor Victor Greiff, University of Oslo (Click for access to recording)

Dr. Heather Wheeler, Loyola University Chicago (Click for access to recording)

Dr. Tess Pottinger, Columbia University

Professor Cathryn Lewis, King's College London (Click for access to recording)


Dr. Joelle Mbatchou, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Professor Cecilia Lindgren, Univ of Oxford

Professor Mark Robinson, UZH (Click for access to recording)

Dr. Adebowale Adeyemo, NHGRI (Click for access to recording)

Professor Samuli Ripatti, FIMM(Click for access to recording)

Dr. rer. nat. Johannes Köster, Univ of Duisburg-Essen (Click for access to recording)

Dr. Sara Pulit, Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Professor Tuuli Lappalainen, NYGC, KTH, SciLifeLab (Contact seminar leader for access to recording)