Events and courses


Time and place: Sep. 4, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM, Helga Eng's hus, Auditorium U35

Professor John Scott is visiting UiO and UiT giving a lecture on “Exploring and exploiting the constraints of local signaling”. After the lecture there is lunch for NFIF candidates, and Professor Scott will be available for discussions. Please sign up to participate.

Time and place: Oct. 16, 2017 9:00 AM - Oct. 20, 2017 4:00 PM, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

This autumn the Norwegian PhD School of Pharmacy offers the course FRM-KJM9930 Bioanalysis - Forefront Technologies and Applications.

FRM-KJM9930 is particularly relevant for PhD-students working with chromatography and mass spectrometry in the fields of pharmaceutical analysis, biomedical analysis, clinical chemistry, proteomics, and metabolomics.

The course is now open for registration.


Time and place: June 21, 2017 9:00 AM - June 22, 2017 4:45 PM, Isegran Fort in Fredrikstad

This high-level writing course is a collaboration between several Norwegian national research schools, and is aimed at senior PhD students and postdocs who are working on high-impact data for top-tier journals.

The workshop is taught by editors from selected relevant journals from the Nature Publishing Group, and aims to provide coaching and contact between the authors and the editors to facilitate tailoring results and pitch to the target audience.

Time and place: June 19, 2017 2:30 PM - June 21, 2017 5:00 PM, Holmen fjordhotell

Welcome to NFIFs annual conference 2017 from 19-21 June 2017 at Holmen Fjordhotell, Asker.

Registration deadline for the conference expired 10 April 2017.

Time and place: June 7, 2017 8:45 AM - June 8, 2017 4:00 PM, Bikuben, Kristine Bonnevies hus, University of Oslo
Time and place: June 6, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, Auditorium in the STAMI building, Gydas vei 8

Shane Desselle, professor at Touro University and president of Applied Pharmacy Solutions will walk us through FDA’s requirements for clinical trials, describe ‘Phase IV’ surveillance, including FDA’s MedWatch program, contextualize post-marketing and describe U.S. data­bases for pharmacoepidemiologic and pharmacoeconomic research.

Time and place: May 3, 2017 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Gydas vei 8, Auditorium, First floor, Oslo, Norway

Professor Tobias Kurth will give a lecture on: What if the Results between Propensity Score and Standard Methods differ?

Time and place: May 2, 2017 9:00 AM - May 5, 2017 5:00 PM, UiO

The course will focus on current applications of propensity score methods for bias reduction in pharmacoepidemiology studies. The emphasis of this course will be on practical applications of propensity score methods, backed by theoretical lectures.

Time and place: Apr. 27, 2017 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM, HiOA, Pilestredet 50, staff room, 5th floor.

Next network meeting for PhD students and supervisors in clinical – and social pharmacy

Time and place: Mar. 23, 2017 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Ullevål hospital, "Søsterhjemmet" Building 2, entrance 2A, Room 390
Time and place: Mar. 23, 2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Gydas vei 8, room 086

On behalf of the Norwegian PhD School of Pharmacy and School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, we have the pleasure to invite you to a seminar on: Undergraduate and Postgraduate Clinical Pharmacy Training and Development 


Time and place: Mar. 20, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM, Auditorium 3 (Plan 6), Medisin og helsefagsbygget, UiT The Arctic University, Tromsø

Professor Michael Scott from Northern Ireland will lecture on: Medicine Optimisation - What is it? And why we need it

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2017 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM, Auditorium in the STAMI building, Gydas vei 8

Helga Garðarsdóttir, assistant professor of Drug Regulatory Sciences at Utrecht University in the Netherlands will give a lecture on: Possible Savings on the Pharmaceuticals Budget by focusing on Reduction of Waste - The Dutch approach

Time and place: Feb. 1, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Auditorium, Gydas vei 8

Norwegian PhD School of Pharmacy invites to the first seminar in a series of three on pharmacoeconomics.

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2016 - Dec. 10, 2016, Universitetet i Tromsø
Time and place: Nov. 15, 2016 - Nov. 16, 2016, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

NFIF is co-organizer of a pre-conference course at the 2016 NorPEN conference, which will take place in November at Stockholm, Sweden. 

NFIF members are entitled to reimbursement of course attendance costs.

Time and place: Nov. 7, 2016 - Nov. 11, 2016, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences

Places still available at NFIF HiOA course in Measuring and Methods of Measurement.

Time and place: Nov. 1, 2016, Farmasøytisk institutt, UiO
Time and place: Sep. 12, 2016 9:00 AM - Sep. 16, 2016 4:00 PM, UiO
Time and place: June 2, 2016 9:00 AM - June 3, 2016 4:30 PM, Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin, Germany
Time and place: May 31, 2016 9:00 AM - June 4, 2016 4:00 PM, Universitetet i Tromsø
Time and place: May 2, 2016 10:00 AM - May 3, 2016 3:00 PM, Solstrand Hotel & Bad, Bergen

Påmeldingsfrist: Mandag 22. februar 2016.

Påmelding via nettskjema. An English version can be found here.

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, HIOA, Pilestredet 48, P48, rom R330

Organisert av Arton Baftiu, HiOA

Time and place: Feb. 19, 2016 12:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Tabletten, Farmasibygget ved UiT

Master i farmasi og NFIF medlem May Wenche Jøraholmen disputerer for ph.d.-graden i helsevitenskap og vil offentlig forsvare avhandlingen: “Surface modification of liposomes increases drug efficacy in local vaginal therapy” - For more information: UiT's website

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2016 12:15 PM - 3:00 PM, AUD 2, teorifagsbygget hus 1

Master i farmasi og NFIF medlem Vigdis Staven disputerer for ph.d.-graden  i helsevitenskap og vil offentlig forsvare avhandlingen:

“Y-site compatibility testing of intravenous drugs and total parenteral nutrition. Establishment of a test program and study of mixtures relevant for children”.

For more information: UiT's website