NeuroCampus Aarhus
Neuroscience Day 2019

Welcome to Neuroscience Day 2019


On Monday 13 May 2019, NeuroCampus Aarhus is hosting Neuroscience Day 2019. The event is open to all students, researchers, clinicians, therapists, caregivers, foundations and organizations interested in neuroscience and we look forward to welcoming more than 400 participants.


This year’s focus of the Neuroscience day will be “Protein aggregation in brain diseases” under the headline: Brain Jam. 

The talks of the day will cover  A-synucleinopathies, A-beta and Tau diseases, and other protein aggregation-disorders and will include all aspects from: molecular bases of neurodegeneration, to disease modeling, patients studies and novel therapeutic approaches.


Invited keynote speakers:

  • 2018 Brain Prize Winner Prof. Michel Goedert. More information here.
  • Prof Jørgen E. Nielsen, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen. More information here.
  • Prof Johan Jakobsson, Wallenberg Neurosci. Center, Lund University, Sweden. More information here.

Invited speakers:

  • Prof Poul Henning Jensen, DANDRITE, AU
  • Assoc. Prof Marina Romero-Ramos, Dept. of Biomedicine, AU
  • Prof Daniel Otzen, INANO, AU
  • Assoc. Prof Olav Andersen, Dept. of Biomedicine, AU 
  • Prof David Brooks, Dept. of Clinical Medicine, AU

This year we also have the honor of having cand.oecon and former Municipal Executive in Djursland Keld Overgaard, who will talk about his life with Parkinson's Disease.






NeuroCampus Aarhus - Aarhus University, Aarhus University Hospital and Central Denmark Region