The NCA Steering Committee

Members of the NCA Steering Committee

The NeuroCampus Aarhus Steering Committee consists of ten people representing basic and clinical research at Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital as well as two medical student representatives.


Anders Nykjær

Director, Professor, MD, PhD

Professor of Medical Biochemistry, Aarhus University, and Professor of Neuroscience at the Mayo Clinic, Florida, MD, PhD.
Director of PROMEMO - Center for Proteins in Memory, Director of Danish Genetically Modified Animal Resource (DAGMAR), and Director of NeuroCampus Aarhus.

Area of expertise: Cell Biology and animal modeling of neuronal membrane receptor systems.

Contact information:
Aarhus University, Department of Biomedicine, Ole Worms Allé 3, build. 1171, 8000 Aarhus C

Email: an@biomed.au.dk               
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Jens Chr. Hedemann Sørensen

Clinical Professor, MD, PhD

Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery, Aarhus University, and Consultant at the Department of Neurosurgery NK, Aarhus University Hospital, MD, PhD, 


Area of expertise: 


Contact information: 
Aarhus University Hospital, Neurocentre, Department of Neurosurgery NK, Nørrebrogade 44, 8000 Aarhus C

Email: jenssore@rm.dk
Phone: +4578463461
Fax:  +45 78463410
Web: www.cense.dk
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Gregers Wegener

Professor of Experimental Psychiatry, Aarhus University, and Professor of Pharmacology at North West University, South Africa, MD, PhD, DrMedSci 0

Area of expertise:
Neuropharmacology, in vivo neurochemistry and animal modeling of neuropsychiatric disorders.


Contact information: 
Aarhus University Hospital, Translational Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Clinical Medicine, Skovagervej 2, bldg 14J, 8240 Risskov

Email:  wegener@clin.au.dk  
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Henning Andersen

Clinical Professor and chair at the Department of Clinical Medicine and the Department of Neurology, Aarhus University.

Area of expertise: 

Contact information:
Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Clinical Medicine and the Department of Neurology, Nørrebrogade 44, building 10, 8000 Aarhus C.

Email:  hena@clin.au.dk  
Phone:  +4578463281
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Marina Romero-Ramos

Associate Professor, PhD

Associate Professor, PhD


Area of expertise:


Contact information:
Aarhus University, Department of Biomedicine, Bartholins Allé 6, building 1242, 8000 Aarhus C

Email: mrr@biomed.au.dk
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Mai Marie Holm

Associate Professor, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University.


Area of expertise: molecular neurophysiology.
Special interest: underlying molecular mechanisms of synaptic plasticity in health and disease.
Primary applied methodology: electrophysiological analyses of brain tissue isolated from animal models.

Contact information:
Aarhus University, Department of Biomedicine, Ole Worms Allé 3, build. 1160, 8000 Aarhus C

Email: mmh@biomed.au.dk  
Web: www.biomed.au.dk/mmh    
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Jørgen Kjems

Professor, Director of iNano

Area of expertise:

Contact information:
Aarhus University, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Gustav Wieds Vej 14, build. 1592, 8000 Aarhus C

Email: jk@mbg.au.dk
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Simon Glerup

Associate Professor, PhD

Associate Professor, PhD

Area of expertise: Molecular neurobiology and animal models of mental disorders



Contact information:
Aarhus University, Department of Biomedicine, Ole Worms Allé 3, build. 1171, 8000 Aarhus C

Email: glerup@biomed.au.dk       
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Martin Byskov Kinnerup

PhD Fellow, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University  

Area of expertise: Neuroimaging 

Special interest:  Non-motor symptoms in Parkinson's Disease.

Contact information: Department of Nuclear Medicine & PET-Centre - 

Nørrebrogade 44, 6th floor, build. 10G - 8000 Aarhus C

Email: M3Kinnerup@clin.au.dk​         
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Christian Steenkjær

Medical Student
Vice President of Neuroscientific Society of Medical Students (NSM)

Areas of expertise: 

Contact information: Aarhus University

Email: chsteenkjaer@gmail.com


NCA Steering Committee

The Neuro Campus Steering Group 2013.

Members of the NeuroCampus Steering Group, September 20, 2013.
From the left: Marina Romero-Ramos, Anders Meidahl, Jenny-Ann Phan, Simon Glerup, Mai Marie Holm, Anders Nykjær, Jens Christian Sørensen, and Mark J. West.