Trond Mohn Foundation

The Bergen Research Foundation marks its fifteenth anniversary by changing its name to the Trond Mohn Foundation. The foundation has awarded NOK 1 billion to research institutions in Norway since 2004. ‘On our fifteenth anniversary, we honour our founder, whose generous donations, has made it possible...

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National Research Program in Norway Targeting Antimicrobial Resistance

Following the recommendation of an evaluation committee composed of internationally renowned experts, BFS will support four projects with a total amount of 75 million NOK. In addition, 5 million NOK has been set aside for supportive, crosscutting activities. The selection process following the launch of the...

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Bergen Centre for Ethics and Priority Setting, BCEPS

Bergen Research Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Norwegian Government, and the University of Bergen announce the establishment of Bergen Centre for Ethics and Priority Setting, BCEPS. The new centre at the Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, arises...

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BFS celebration 2018- thanks to all friends of BFS

Thank you contributors, winners and audiences who made the BFS yearly celebration to be a memorable and enjoyable day! The photos on this page are all taken by Melanie Burford/Silvereye Pictures. [gallery size="full" columns="1" ids="4731,4733,4739,4737,4735,4741,4743,4745,4747,4749,4753,4751,4755,4757,4759,4761"]...

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Joining Forces For New Mental Health Research Centre

Bergen Research Foundation, the Kavli Trust, Haukeland University Hospital and the University of Bergen are joining forces to provide a total of NOK 111 million to a new mental health research centre in Bergen, NorwayThe background for this is that a Bergen-based research team has...

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Foto: Kim E. Andreassen/UiB

Mohn Nutrition Research Lab

Obesity is an increasing problem in the West. The new Mohn Nutrition Research Laboratory will investigate both obesity and malnutrition and find out how this can best be treated. The new laboratory will be a part of the Center for Nutrition at the University of...

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Foto: Eirin Larsen/NRK

BFS and TFS focus on Nuclear Medicine and PET

On , June 1 2018, Prime Minister Erna Solberg and investor Trond Mohn will visit Tromsø for the opening of the new A-wing and PET Center at the University Hospital of Northern Norway (UNN). Trond Mohn has donated substantionalgifts to the new PET center. At...

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