Iceland local organizers

The event is organized by University of Iceland together with the University Hospital of Iceland.

University of Iceland

Már Másson – 8228301

Berglind Eva Benediktsdóttir 
– 5255115

University Hospital of Iceland

Ólafur Eysteinn Sigurjónsson – 5435523


The event will take place on Reykjavik on Thursday 2nd, Februar, 2017 from 10.00-12.00 a.m.

Adress: Landspítali HringbrautHringsalur 101 Reykjavik, Island

  • Berglind Eva Benediktsdóttir , Assistant Professor in Pharmaceutics, University of Iceland
  • Pétur Hannesson, Chief physician, Radiology Unit, The National University Hospital of Iceland
  • Garðar Mýrdal, Head of Radiophysics Unit, Iceland National University Hospital  
  • Már Másson, Professor in Medicinal Chemistry, University of Iceland

  • 10.00 Introduction 
  • 10.05 Title – Berglind Eva Benediktsdóttir
  • 10.25 Title – Pétur Hannesson,
  • 10.45 Title – Garðar Mýrdal
  • 11.05 Title – Már Másson
  • 11.25

For more details about the program find the PDF (in Icelandic).


The event was a great success, it was a press conference open to journalists and also to clinicians, researchers and students, more than 30 people attended it.

The Medor hf. company sponsored the event.

After the presentations, all the presenters were interviewed by the press.

Press Coverage

One of a leading daily press newspaper in Iceland Morgunblaðið, covered the event, find the article here.

Gallery of the Event