News & Events

Press and media appearances

2015

PhD student Mads Jensen and Mikkel C. Vinding interviewed for an article on Videnskab.dk about free will and the urge to urinate. http://videnskab.dk/krop-sundhed/vi-tror-mindre-pa-den-frie-vilje-nar-vi-skal-tisse

2014

Professor and head of CNRU, Morten Overgaard, has been appointed as “Young Scientist” by the World Economic Forum. This title is awarded to the most visionary and innovative young research directors in the world. See press release.

2013

PhD-student Jonas Lindeløv comments on a recent PNAS paper on structural connectivity differences between genders. In videnskab.dk and in JyllandsPosten. See his blog for an academic version.

Videnskab.dk article about the study by Sandberg et al. showing stable correlation of conscious perception over years: http://videnskab.dk/krop-sundhed/dine-synsoplevelser-er-de-samme-gennem-arene

Springer Select news, about study on visual awareness in monkeys by Lau M. Andersen: http://www.springer.com/about+springer/media/springer+select?SGWID=0-11001-6-1445745-0

Visual awareness in monkeys on Science World Report: http://www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/11045/20131120/monkeys-point-objects-dont-see-similar-human-sight.htm

Videnskab.dk on the launch of DINEA: http://videnskab.dk/kort-nyt/nyt-stort-samarbejde-skal-booste-dansk-hjerneforskning

PhD-student Mads Jensen to appear in in the Danish talk-radio program Eksistens on the national radio broadcast station P1, Monday 13-05-2013 at 14:03 discussing the topic of free will and freedom of choice
http://www.dr.dk/P1/Eksistens/Udsendelser/2013/05/13131655.htm

Post-doc Kristian Sandberg interviewed on Videnskab.dk as a comments on a study about neural correlates of consciousness in infants (in Danish).
http://videnskab.dk/krop-sundhed/babyer-har-bevidsthed-som-voksne

Morten Overgaard in the Danish talk-show “Aftenshowet”.
http://www.dr.dk/DR1/Aftenshowet/Klip+fra Aftenshowet/20101217143204.htm#/70855 (part “Himmel og Helvede”)

PhD-student Jonas Lindeløv have been awarded the EliteForsk Travel Scholarship from The Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation.
The Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation.

http://www.cfin.au.dk/medias/media1350.pdf

Psykolog får prestigefyldt rejsestipendie

Research year medical student Bochard Zareini given award for best poster presentation at the poster session at the annual PhD day at The Faculty of Health, Aarhus University, for her poster on a EEG study of MMN in vegetative and minimally conscious patients.
Official site for PhD day 2013

2012

Forskere i kamp om den frie vilje
Article in the danish newspaper Information on the FFK project Phenomenological Consciousness and Motor Control

2011

Høj hjerneaktivitet er ikke lig med skarp hjerne
Videnskab.dk om Jonas Lindeløv som ny “hjerneblogger”.

On publication in Lancet
A more portable EEG used to assess consciousness in patients in vegetative state, Neurology Today, 11, 23

EEG finds consciousness in vegetative state, New Scientist

EEG finds consciousness in vegetative state, HealthDay
EEG can identify awareness in those thought to be in permanently vegetative state, Medical News Today
… and a lot more

Hypnose gør det lettere at multitaske:
Artikel på videnskab.dk
Artikel på dr.dk
Artikel på b.dk
Hypnosis makes multitasking a breeze (ScienceNordic.com)
Morten Overgaard udnævnt til professor i neuropsykologi
Nordjyske.dk

2010

Bevidsthedsforskere tager nye våben i brug
Videnskab.dk om MindRehab

Send din hjerne på træningslejr – Det virker
Videnskab.dk om træning af hjernen og hypnose

Mener hjernetrim nytter
Forskning.no om træning af hjernen og hypnose

Jagten på den forsvundne bevidsthed
Ingeniøren om bevidsthed og hjerneskade

Forskere afkoder tanker
Berlinske Tidende

Fra Platon til apopleksi
UNIvers – Århus Universitet, om Mads Jensen og CNRU

Hypnose og hjerneskade
P4 Østjylland:hypnose hjælper hjerneskadede
Tv2 nyhederne: hypnose hjælper hjerneskadede
VIFAB: hypnose forbedrer hjerneskadedes livskvalitet
Sundhedsguiden.dk: hypnose forbedrer hjerneskadedes livskvalitet
Patientforeningen: hypnose hjælper hjerneskadede
TV-spot in DR-Update about cognitive rehabilitation and hypnosis.

2009

ERC starting grant til Morten Overgaard
Forsknings- og Innovationsstyrelsen:Interview med Morten Overgaard
Dagens Medicin: Hjerneforsker fra Hammel får 12,5 mio. EU-kroner
Region Midtjylland: Hjerneforsker fra Hammel Neurocenter får 12,5 mio. kr. fra EU

2008

Kan man være blind og alligevel se?
Jyllandsposten om blindsight

2007

Consciousness unravelled at last
NEST Pathfinder article about MindBridge