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Published Mar. 10, 2020 5:09 PM

There are primarily two measures used by the employer/higher education institution to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. These are work restrictions and home quarantine. The faculty stresses that all students and staff are considered healthcare personnel according to the Health Personnel Act. Particular requirements are in place for health professionals, and the threshold for imposing work restrictions is much lower than for other occupational groups and places of study.

Published Mar. 10, 2020 5:08 PM

Travel advice valid from 09.03.20. Based on the local contingency plan, the Faculty of Dentistry has introduced travel restrictions for staff and students due to the corona outbreak.

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Published Aug. 6, 2019 12:15 PM

Elodie Charvet from France has been in Oslo this summer, doing an internship with professor Fernanda Petersens research group. She has looked at samples from patients who have been treated with antibiotics for a whole of three months.

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Published Feb. 20, 2019 4:08 PM

Days a little out of the ordinary are soon coming to an end for the dental student Leonardo Pagotto. Since the beginning of the year, the 22-year old Brazilian has been an exchange student in the lab of the Faculty of Dentistry in Oslo.

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Published Feb. 12, 2019 3:09 PM

On the 5th of February 2019, NO-Age (The Norwegian Centre on Healthy Aging) held its first symposium discussing ageing where dean of research Linda Hildegaard Bergersen joined forces with other scientists regarding the concept of aging.

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Published June 27, 2018 1:49 PM

Last week around 30 researchers from Brazil, the USA and the University of Oslo kicked off the international collaboration «Resispart» in the US. Lead by Fernanda Petersen from the Institute of Oral Biology, the project group is already seeing partnership, fruitful atmosphere and high expectations.  

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Published July 27, 2016 7:00 AM

Roger Junges, Ph.d.-candidate at the Faculty of Dentistry (FOD), University of Oslo, was recognized with the prestigous «LION Dental Research Award for Young Investigators in Oral Health Research» at the International Association for Dental Resarch (IADR) General Session.

Published Mar. 11, 2015 3:49 PM

The faculty of Dentistry, University of Oslo has sent a formal request to arrange ADEEs (Association for Dental Education in Europe) annual congress in 2018.

This is one of the main venues in Europe where knowledge and experiences related to dental education in different countries can be shared.