Milestones etc.

Important Scientific milestones in 2017:

  • Ethical approval for “Biobank hos nyfødte”
  • Ethical approcal for “Epigenetics of HIrschpsrung disease”
  • Several studies ongoing in the Nordic Pediatric Surgical Study Consortium

Most important funding sources in 2017:

  • University of Oslo : Thomas Fyhn – clinical research fellow
  • HSØ: Epigenetics in development of enteric nerve system – Lourdes Acosta PhD Student
  • UiO: Klinisk stipendiat: Thomas Fyhn, Audun Mikkelsen, Live Lundar. Forskerlinjestudent: Morten Kvello, Emilie Jarøy.

Awards, distinctions etc. in 2017:

  • Bjørnland K. Best scientific paper awarded by the Norwegian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
  • Mikkelsen A. Best presenter at national meeting awarded by the Norwegian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
  • Jarøy E. Newcomer of the year awarded by the Norwegian Association of Pediatric Surgeons

Short self-assessment of the group’s strengths and improvement areas/points

Strengths:

  • International and national collaboration

Improvements:

  • Initiate translational research
  • Establish registry for neonatal malformations

Popular scientific contributions

  • «Forskning.no»: Operasjon kan hjelpe barn og ungdom med alvorlig oppkastsykdom (Knatten, Fyhn, Bjørnland)
 
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