25 Aug

Loftets Hörsal, campus Ultuna, Uppsala

VH Faculty research day

internal events | seminars, workshops |

Welcome to the VH-faculty research day on Friday the 25th of August.

On the VH-faculty research day you will have the opportunity to hear about some of the interesting research projects that are ongoing at our faculty. There will also be opportunities to meet and discuss research/science with your colleagues.

Register your participation here!

Do you have questions about the event? Send us your question here.


Time: 2023-08-25 08:30 - 16:00
City: Uppsala
Location: Loftets Hörsal, campus Ultuna
Organiser: GS-VMAS
Additional info:


The faculty compensate any costs if you travel from a place other than Uppsala.

Feel free to gather those who are in the same place in a common room for discussion. Anyone who wants and needs to connect to the meeting digitally will receive a link that will be sent out later.



8.30 – 9.00 Registration + Coffee and sandwich

9.00 – 9.10     Welcome Rauni Niskanen, Dean of VH Faculty

Moderator: Renée Båge

9.10 – 9.35     Infrastructure and digitalization, Elin Hernlund and Hanna Eriksson

9.35 – 10.00   Sustainable animal food systems, Mikaela Lindberg and Sigrid Agenäs

10.00 – 10.25 One health and infectious diseases, Eva Tydén and Sara Lysholm

10.25 - 10.45 Coffee break

Moderator: Gabriella Lindgren

10.45 - 11.10  Animal hospital, Ylva Hedberg Alm and Ulrika Hermansson

11.10 – 11.35 Animal Welfare, Linda Keeling and Johan Lindsjö

11.35 – 12.00 Bioinformatics, Adrien Kroese and Samuel Flores

12.00 – 13.00 Lunch

13.00 – 13.15 Introduction to topic discussions/networking, Göran Andersson

13.15 – 14.30 Group/topic discussions and networking opportunities

Infrastructure and digitalization: Dirk-Jan de Koning

Sustainable animal food systems: Sigrid Agenäs

One health and infectious diseases: Susanna Sternberg-Lewerin

Animal hospital: Marie Rhodin

Animal Welfare: Linda Keeling

Bioinformatics, Renaud Van Damme

Discussion/zoom: Miia Riihimäki
14.30 – 14.50 Coffee and cake

14.50 – 16.00 Conclusions from discussions and concluding remarks Deputy Dean at VH Faculty, Dirk-Jan de Koning