Current and previous PhD and Master students

Current PhD students:

 

Sigrid A. de Rodez Benavent (MD)
Title of thesis: Neuroohthalmologic manifestations of MS, biomarker research using pupillometry and optical coherence tomography (OCT)
Start of PhD: 2012
Supervisors: Elisabeth G. Celius, Emilia Kerty, Bruno Laeng, Liv Droslum

 

Anna M. Eriksson (MSc)
Title of thesis: Identification of molecular mechanisms and biomarkers of Multiple Sclerosis (MS-biomarkers) – molecular characterization of DEXI and other MS susceptibility genes
Start of PhD: 2015
Supervisors: Tone Berge, Hanne F. Harbo, Steffan D. Bos

 

Ina S. Brorson (MSc)
Title of thesis: Defining and characterizing molecular pathways in multiple sclerosis
Start of PhD: 2015
Supervisors: Steffan D. Bos, Tone Berge, Hanne F. Harbo

 

Einar August Høgestøl (MD)
Title of thesis: MRI- and other biomarkers in multiple sclerosis
Start of PhD: 2015
Supervisors: Hanne F. Harbo, Gro O. Nygaard, Lars T. Westlye

 

Cecilia Smith Simonsen (MD)
Title of thesis: Predictors for disease susceptibility and disease progression in multiple sclerosis
Start of PhD: 2015
Supervisors: Elisabeth G. Celius, Stine Marit Moen, Kari Anne Bjørnerå

 

Heidi Øyen Flemmen (MD)
Title of thesis: Socioeconomic factors as predictors for disease susceptibility and disease progression in Multiple sclerosis
Start of PhD: 2015
Supervisors: Elisabeth G. Celius, Pål Berg-Hansen

 

Synne Brune (MD)
Title of thesis: MRI changes and clinical MS phenotypes
Start of PhD: 2018
Supervisors: Hanne F. Harbo, Pål Berg-Hansen, Mona K Beyer

 

Line Broch (MD)
Title of thesis: Fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis
Start of PhD: 2019
Supervisors: Elisabeth G. Celius, Heidi Ormstad

 

Chiara Cappilletti (Msci)
Title of thesis:
Start of PhD: 2019
Supervisors: Tone Berge, Mathias Toft

 

Previous PhD students:

 

Piotr Sowa (MD)
Title of thesis: MRI biomarkers of Disease Activity and Progression in Multiple Sclerosis
Dissertation: 2017
Supervisors: Mona Beyer, Hanne F. Harbo

 

Pankaj Kumar Keshari (MSc)
Title of thesis: Immunogenetic loci characterization of multiple sclerosis
Dissertation: 2017
Supervisors: Tone Berge, Hanne F. Harbo, Steffan D. Bos

 

Christian Page (MSc)
Title of thesis: Biostatistical analysis of Multiple Sclerosis data
Dissertation: 2016
Supervisors: Bettina K. Andreasen, Hanne F. Harbo, Benedicte A. Lie

 

Gro Owren Nygaard (MD)
Title of thesis: Cognition, disease activity and MRI changes in early multiple sclerosis
Dissertation: 2016

Supervisors: Hanne F. Harbo, Elisabeth G. Celius, Kristine Walhovd

 

Marte Wendel Gustavsen (MD)
Title of thesis: Genetic, clinical and environmental aspects of multiple sclerosis
Dissertation: 2015

Supervisors: Hanne F. Harbo, Benedicte A. Lie

 

Ingvild Sørum Leikfoss (MSc)
Title of thesis: Characterization of multiple sclerosis susceptibility genes - Genetic and molecular studies in T cells.
Dissertation: 2015

Supervisors: Tone Berge, Hanne F. Harbo, Anne Spurkland

 

Pål Berg-Hansen (MD)
Title of thesis: Clinical and epidemiological studies of immigrants with multiple sclerosis in Norway
Dissertation: 2015

Supervisors: Elisabeth G. Celius, Hanne F. Harbo, Stine Marit Moen

 

Stine Marit Moen (MD)
Title of thesis: Multiple sclerosis, bone health and vitamin D
Dissertation: 2012

Supervisors: Trygve Holmøy, Elisabeth G. Celius

 

Inger-Lise Mero (MD)
Title of thesis: Causes of Multiple Sclerosis. Using the Norwegian MS biobank to find causes of MS and hereby contribute to better treatment
Dissertation: 2012

Supervisors: Hanne F. Harbo, Benedicte A. Lie, Elisabeth G. Celius

 

Cathrine Smestad (MD)
Title of thesis: Multiple sclerosis. Prevalence, outcome and clinical correlations to HLA-genes.
Dissertation: 2010

Supervisors: Elisabeth Gulowsen Celius, Hanne F Harbo

 

Åslaug Rudjord Lorentzen (MD)
Title of thesis: Immunogenetic studies in multiple sclerosis
Dissertation: 2009

Supervisors: Hanne F. Harbo, Benedicte A. Lie

 

Hanne F. Harbo (MD)
Title of thesis: Genome-wide screen and candidate gene search in multiple sclerosis.
Dissertation: 2003

 

Previous Master students:

 

Ingrid Mo (Msc)
Title of thesis: Identifying protein interaction partners for DEXI, encoded by the multiple sclerosis associated dexamethasone-induced gene, DEXI
Dissertation: 2017

Supervisor: Tone Berge

 

Fernanda Kropf Correia (Msc)
Title of thesis: Molecular characterization of T-cell activation Rho-GTPase activating protein
Dissertation: 2017

Supervisor: Tone Berge

 

Ina Skaara Brorson (Msc)
Title of thesis: Vitamin D responsiveness of multiple sclerosis associated genes in CD4+ T cells
Dissertation: 2015
Supervisor: Tone Berge

 

Anna Eriksson (Msc)
Title of thesis: Molecular characterization of the C-type lectin like family 16A (CLEC16A)
Dissertation: 2014
Supervisor: Tone Berge