4 Dec - Amritha Johny (VET)

PhD degree - Trial Lecture and Public Defense
Amritha Johny, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine will defend her PhD thesis "Plant-based aquafeeds: Carry-over potential of mycotoxins and phytoestrogens from feed to fish and implications for fish health and food safety" on 4 December 2020.

4 Dec - Amritha Johny (VET)

Norwegian title of thesis:
"Plantebasert fiskefôr: Overføringspotensialet til mykotoksiner og fytoøstrogener fra fôr til fisk og konsekvenser for fiskehelse og mattrygghet"

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
“Microplastics in the ocean: potential implications on fish physiology and food safety”

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defense:

4 December 2020
- 1100hrs: Trial lecture
- 1145hrs: Break
- 1215hrs: Public defense

Zoom: https://nmbu.zoom.us/j/64236235831?pwd=U1c5NjdXRkc3aFo3Vnp0SVF3YWtZZz09

Evaluation committee:
First opponent: Professor Luisa Valente, University of Porto, Portugal
Second opponent: Dr. Marc H. G. Berntssen, Institute of Marine Research, Norway
Committee coordinator: Associate Professor Stephen Mutoloki, NMBU

Main supervisor: Dr. Christiane Kruse Fæste, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Norway
Co-supervisor: Professor Jorge Fernandes, Nord University, Bodø, Norway
Co-supervisor: Dr. Tone-Kari Østbye, Nofima, Ås, Norway
Co-supervisor: Professor Jan Ludvig Lyche, NMBU

Digital public defence:
Due to restrictions related to the Covid-19 pandemic, a maximum of 5 people are allowed in the physical venue of the public defense. The general audience is therefore encouraged to attend the trial lecture and/or public defense via Zoom.

Guidelines for attending the defence via Zoom:
- Do not use your camera.
- If anyone wishes to oppose Ex Auditorio, please ask your question in the chat before the 1st opponent ends his or her opposition.
- Testing of your own equipment is advised before attending.

The doctoral thesis is available for public review. For those who want access to the thesis please send an e-mail to: forskerutdanning@nmbu.no.
Thesis number 2020:62, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1729-8

Published 20. november 2020 - 8:13 - Updated 26. november 2020 - 9:23