PhD degree - Trial Lecture and Public Defense
Evalyn Wanjiru Mwihia, Department of Paraclinical Sciences (ParaFag), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine will defend her PhD thesis "Prevalence, levels, risk factors and knowledge, attitudes and practices associated with mycotoxins in fish feeds and their effect in fish in Kenya" on 10 February 2023.
English title of thesis
"Prevalence, levels, risk factors and knowledge, attitudes and practices associated with mycotoxins in fish feeds and their effect in fish in Kenya"
Norwegian title of thesis
"Forekomst, risikofaktorer og kunnskap, holdninger og håndtering knyttet til mykotoksiner I fiskefor og effekt på fiskehelse i Kenya"
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture
“Emerging mycotoxins and their potential health effects on humans and farmed animals”
Date: 10 February 2023 (Oslo time)
- 0900 hrs: Trial lecture (including questions and comments)
- 1000 hrs: Break
- 1100 hrs: Public defense
All are welcome to attend this event in Auditorium Hippocampus or on Zoom (no prior registration is required).
Venue: Auditorium Hippocampus, Elizabeth Stephansens v. 15, 1433 Ås, Norway
First Opponent: Associate Professor Chiara Dall’Asta, University of Parma, Italy
Second Opponent: Dr. Marc Berntssen, Institute of Marine Research, Norway
Committee Coordinator: Associate Professor Trond M. Kortner, NMBU, Norway
Main supervisor: Dr. Gunnar Sundstøl Eriksen, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Norway
Co-supervisor: Professor Jan Ludvig Lyche, NMBU, Norway
Co-supervisor: Professor Paul Gichohi Mbuthia, University of Nairobi, Kenya
Co-supervisor: Professor Joyce Maina, University of Nairobi, Kenya
Co-supervisor: Dr. James Gathumbi, University of Nairobi, Kenya