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PhD Course – What you need to know about life in the arterial wall

24th of April 9:00-12:15

9:00-9:45 Basic principles of haemodynamics in the cardiovascular system
Thomas Jepps, University of Copenhagen
9:45-10:15 Student exercise – Cycling – measurement of BP, CO, HR
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:15 Haemodynamic changes during exercise
Stuart Eggington, University of Leeds
11:15-11:45 The coronary and mesenteric microcirculation
Ebbe Bødtkjer, Aarhus University
11:45-12:15 The cerebral microcirculation
Leif Østergaard, Aarhus University
12:15 Lunch
12:45 Conference Starts

26th of April


Young investigator breakfast meeting
Meet the editor:
Brant Isakson, University of Virginia
Main editor at Journal of Vascular Research

27th of April

12:30 Conference Ends
13:30 – 17:00
13:30-13:45 Ca2+ dependent and independent constriction of VSMCs
William Jackson, Michigan State University
13:45-14:30 Ion channels: K+ and Cl- channels
14:30-15:00 Perivascular Nerves
Jo DeMey, Maastricht University
15:00-15:30 Break
15:30-16:15 Perivascular Adipose Tissue
Tony Heagerty, University of Manchester
16:15-17:00 The Endothelium: NO, EDHF, ET-1
Cor De Wit, Universität zu Lübeck
19:00 Dinner and Social

Who can participate

The course is open for young researchers up to three years after their PhD.