MSc, PhD Nanna MacAulay´s Doctoral Defence

On Friday 7 February 2020 at 14:00 MSc, PhD Nanna MacAulay will defend her doctoral dissertation in order to be awarded the doctoral degree in medical science ( / (DMSc.).


Molecular Mechanisms of Brain Water Transport

Opponents at the Defence Ceremony
Professor Martha O’Donnell, Department of Physiology and Membrane Biology, School of Medicine, University of California is 1st opponent.

Professor Brian MacVicar, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Canada is 2nd opponent.

Opponents ex Auditorio
Unofficial opponents must contact the Chair of the Defence Ceremony Professor Hans Bräuner-Osborne, University of Copenhagen, e-mail:

Professor Martin Lauritzen, Departement of Neuroscience, University of Copenhagen, chairs the assessment committee

Please contact the author by e-mail: to obtain a copy of the dissertation.

For a copy of the assessment committee’s report please contact Faculty Service by e-mail:

Time and Place
Friday 7 February 2020 at 14:00.

Faculty Club, Panum Institute, Blegdamsvej 3, 2200 Copenhagen N, building 16.6.