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Double inaugural seminar: Søren Brage and Charles H. Hillman as adjunct professors

Double inaugural seminar


January 19, 2017 from 15:00 hrs. (CET) Lab for Play and Innovation, Building 39, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, DK-5230 Odense M

On the occasion of Søren Brage’s and Charles H. Hillman’s appointments as adjunct professors in Physical Activity Epidemiology & Neurocognitive Kinesiology at the Exercise Epidemiology Unit, Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, the Faculty of Health Sciences hereby invites you to attend an inaugural seminar with the following program:

15.00-15.05: Welcome by Jørgen Povlsen, Head of Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark

15.05-15.35: "The influence of childhood health behaviors on brain, cognition, and achievement" Charles H. Hillman, Adjunct professor in Neurocognitive Kinesiology, PhD, Professor of Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Health Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston.

15.35-16.05 "Measuring physical activity" Søren Brage, Adjunct professor in Physical Activity Epidemiology, PhD, Dr, Programme leader, MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

16.05-16.30 Discussion and closing of the seminar

After the seminar, a reception will be held in Lab for Play and Innovation.

The Faculty of Health Sciences would like to invite all interested persons to attend the seminar and the following reception.

If you wish to participate, we kindly ask you to register HERE no later than January 16, 2017. For further information or questions please contact secretary Charlotte Dickmeiss at

Editing was completed: 05.01.2017