MRCRM 1st International Meeting on Regenerative Medicine 2023

The Mohn Research Centre for Regenerative Medicine welcomes you all to join our very first international meeting, in Bergen!

We are happy to announce the first MRCRM international meeting on regenerative medicine! 

Stem cell research and regenerative medicine has come a long way in the past 5-10 years, and as Bergen will soon have an operative Ex-vivo facility at Haukeland University Hospital. Our conference aims for networking between scientists and students performing basic research, animal studies and clinical trials. We hope that these two deays will include the exchange of knowledge, ideas and experiences! Everyone is welcome to join the conference. 

Our scientific program will soon be presented, with lectures and lightning talks. Our social program includes a conference dinner, good lunches and time for exploring in Bergen with fellow scientists. 

The outline of the program is:

Monday April 24th: 

10-13: Session 1

13-14: Lunch

14-15: Session 2

15-16:30: Session 3 (Lightning talks)

19.30-23: Dinner

Tuesday April 25th:

09-10:40: Session 4

10:40-13: Session 5

13-14: Lunch

14-16: Session 6

Our confirmed speakers:

Adrian Harwood (UK)

Ana Angelovna (UK)

Anna Haapeniemi (NO)

Jan Hansmann (DE)

Johanna Olweus (NO)

Karl-Johan Malmberg (SE)

Pia Johansson (SE)

Srdjan Djurovic (NO)

Susanna Miettinen (FI)

Limited number of attendees, so sign up today! 


Conference fee: 500,- NOK

This heavily subsidized price is the same for participation one or two days. 

To be able to order the correct number of seatings, please use the correct box when indicating which days your are attending the conference. Thank you!

Certificate of attendance or Certificate of participation in the lightning talks will be available after the conference. 

Are you a master- or PhD- student? 

Call For Abstracts
Hereby, we invite young researchers to submit their abstracts for a lighting talk session at the MRCRM International Meeting on Monday 24th of April 2023.

1. Lightning talk consists of 5-6 minutes of oral presentation followed by 2-3 minutes of Q&A.
2. Abstract should consist of introduction, materials & methods, results, and conclusion. 
3. Length of the abstract should be 250 words or less.
4. All abstracts will be considered primarily for the lightning talk session. In the case there are more abstracts for the dedicated time, the committee may ask some of the candidates to present it as a poster.
5. Top 2 presenters will be awarded during the conference dinner.
6. The conference will give a credit for scientific dissemination for all presenting PhD candidates.

Important dates:
March 15th:         Submission opens
March 31st:         Submission deadline
April 12th: Abstract Notifications Emailed to Presenters
April 12th: Registration for participation closes

To submit your abstract:
Send your abstract by email to MRCRM@helse-bergen.no.

We look forward to receiving abstracts from young researchers!

Please follow this website as we update with the titles and topics for our talks, more information on the speakers, etc. 

Welcome to Bergen in April!

On behalf of the organizing committee,

Einar Klæboe Kristoffersen, MD

Centre leader, Professor

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