Date and venue: 10.2.2017 at 12 noon, Medistudia, MS302, Kuopio Campus
The doctoral dissertation of Niko Kivinen, Licentiate of Medicine, entitled The Role of Autophagy in Age-related Macular Degeneration: Studies into the Pathogenesis of AMD will be examined at the Faculty of Health Sciences. The Opponent in the public examination will be Professor Morten C. Moe of the University of Oslo, and the Custos will be Professor Kai Kaarniranta of the University of Eastern Finland. The public examination will be held in English.
A press release of the dissertation will be published at http://www.uef.fi/en/ajassa/vaitostiedotteet the week before the public examination.