The day started with the Letten Prize seminar honored the work of the 2021 winner Meta Roestenberg. A packed program with several interesting talks with the theme: Tackling Global Health Threats – From Parasites to Pandemics. The lectures will be published on our YouTube-Channel.
The seminar was followed by a reception with speeches from Letten Prize Committee Chair Heidi Holmen and the Dutch Ambassador to Norway John Groffen – as well as music by A Scalpella – The Mixed Choir at the Medical Faculty university of Oslo
In the evening the 2023 Letten Prize was awarded to Paula Moraga by The Norwegian Ambassador of Global Health, John-Arne Røttingen, and there was a wonderful reception and dinner to honour this year’s winner. The Prize Ceremony is available to watch on our YouTube-Channel.
The night ended with a wonderful celebratory dinner with speeaches from The Young Academy of Norway and Spain’s ambassador to Norway, H.E. Mr. José Ramón García-Hernández and unforgettable music by Ingrid Olava.
Photo Credit: Thomas Barstad Eckhoff