Helena Brisby is a Professor and Head of the Department of orthopaedics and Deputy Head of the Institute for Clinical Sciences, at the Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg University. She is also Senior Consultant in Orthopaedics, Spine surgery Specialist at the Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery at Sahlgrenska University Hospital.
Helena divides her time between clinical work, research and administrative work, and has been the author of more than 70 original publications and supervised 9 PhD students to graduation. She is presently the supervisor for nine PhD students, and participates as the organizer and lecturer in several clinical and research educations- both on a national and international level.
She also has an interest in innovation projects and is presently an associate partner in the in the PULS AB partner network and co-applicant in two Vinnova projects.
Helena´s research focuses on several aspects on spine diseases and conditions, methodologically range from preclinical studies on stem cells and stem cell therapy, the development of new radiological diagnostic tools, clinical studies on treatments and predictive factors, to quality registry studies.
On this WiSE lunchseminar Helena Brisby will also share her personal perspective on her career and being a woman in academia.
When? 11:30-13:00 on 17 January, 2018
Where? Förmaket, Vita stråket 12, Sahlgrenska University Hospital
During the seminar, we offer lunch to participants who register before 12:00 on 15 January. The seminar is open to everyone with an interest in female rolemodels within academia.
VERY WELCOME TO A WISE & MEDTECH WEST SEMINAR