DES Spring meeting 2022: Epidemiological methods to study early life exposure and later health and disease

Mødet fandt sted d. 3. maj 2022, kl. 10-15 i Søauditorierne på Aarhus Universitet.


Epidemiological methods to study early life exposures and later health and disease 

DES Spring meeting 2022

Date: Tuesday May 3rd, 2022

Location: Søauditorierne, Aarhus University, 1251, Bartholins Allé 3, 8000 Aarhus 

10:15-11.15 General Assembly  

11.15-11.20 Welcome

11.20-11.50  Professor Cecilia Ramlau-Hansen, Department of Public Health – Section for Epidemiology, Aarhus University

  • Early life exposure and pubertal development: The DNBC Puberty cohort

11:50-12-20 Professor Tina Kold Jensen, IST - Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacy and Environmental Medicine, University of Southern Denmark and Odense Child Cohort, Odense University Hospital

  • Early exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals and health among children from the Odense Child Cohort

12:20-13:15 Lunch and poster session (poster session from 12:45-13:15) 

13:15-13:45 Flash talks

13.45-14.10 Associate professor Mina Händel, Research Unit for Dietary Studies at The Parker Institute, Frederiksberg Hospital

  • Research potential of natural- or societal-experiment-based studies to examine early life exposures and later health and disease

14.10-14.30 Postdoc Jessica Bengtsson, Department of Public Health, Section of Epidemiology, University of Copenhagen.

  • Childhood adversity and health: the register-based DANLIFE study

14.30-14.50 Postdoc ForskerLine Hjort, Department of Obstetrics, Rigshospitalet and The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen

  • Epigenetic mechanisms in developmental programming – analytical approaches and genome-wide study methods

14.50-15.00 Wrapping up

15.00            Coffee