THE BOARD

Consisting of 7 people the board is the top hierarchy of Synapse, chosen by the whole team at a general assembly.

DAVID VALBJØRN CHRISTENSEN

DAVID VALBJØRN CHRISTENSEN

CHAIR OF THE BOARD

MSc Bioinformatics and Systems Biology at DTU

PETER TRAN

PETER TRAN

Vicechair of the board

Msc Medicine at University of Copenhagen

MATIAS ANKJÆR

MATIAS ANKJÆR

TREASURER

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

ANNE FRØLUND GRANGAARD

ANNE FRØLUND GRANGAARD

MSc Biochemistry at University of Copenhagen

SEJER TOBIASEN

SEJER TOBIASEN

Bioentrepreneurship (CBS)

LUCHEN TIAN

LUCHEN TIAN

Medicine (KU)

VICTOR SVENSTRUP

VICTOR SVENSTRUP

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

CONSULTANT OF THE BOARD
Consisting of ex-board members, these members will consult the board based on their experience

JONAS ARNOLD JÜRGENSEN

JONAS ARNOLD JÜRGENSEN

FORMER CHAIRMAN

STUDY: Molecular Biomedicine at University of Copenhagen

THE COPENHAGEN TEAM
Synapse Copenhagen is driving the majority of our events, as well as taking a lead on our Flagship activities such as BioBusiness Summer School, Copenhagen Life Science Summit, The Mentorship Programme, Connect Medicon Valley, and Synapse Release.

ANDREAS KONGSGAARD

ANDREAS KONGSGAARD

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

ANNA SVETLOVA

ANNA SVETLOVA

Pharmaceutical Design and Engineering (DTU)

ANTHONY CHRISTOS ROUMELIOTIS

ANTHONY CHRISTOS ROUMELIOTIS

Lund Ambassador

Public Health (LU)

CHRISTOFFER MERRILD

CHRISTOFFER MERRILD

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

ELLA HEDEBOE

ELLA HEDEBOE

Bioinformatics (KU)

EMIL FUNK VANGSGAARD

EMIL FUNK VANGSGAARD

STUDY: Biology-Biotechnology at University of Copenhagen

EUGENE PADI

EUGENE PADI

Pharmaceutical Sciences (KU)

FREDERIK NEERGAARD

FREDERIK NEERGAARD

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SDU)

JOSEFINE STENSBØL

JOSEFINE STENSBØL

Biology (KU)

JUMANA MERCHANT

JUMANA MERCHANT

Pharmaceutical Design and Engineering (DTU)

LEONORA SPERLING

LEONORA SPERLING

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

LUCHEN TIAN

LUCHEN TIAN

Medicine (KU)

MAJA KOFOD DAM-JENSEN

MAJA KOFOD DAM-JENSEN

Biology (KU)

MARÍA JOSÉ ROMERO LADO

MARÍA JOSÉ ROMERO LADO

MSc. Bioinformatics

NICOLAS BARCLAY WITTRUP

NICOLAS BARCLAY WITTRUP

Medicine (KU)

SØREN DANIELSEN JUHL

SØREN DANIELSEN JUHL

Bioentrepreneurship (CBS)

VALDEMAR JOHANSEN

VALDEMAR JOHANSEN

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

VERONIKA KONOPKA

VERONIKA KONOPKA

BSc Molecular Biology at Lund University

VICTOR SVENSTRUP

VICTOR SVENSTRUP

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

David Tandio

David Tandio

PhD at NNF Center for Basic Metabolic Research (KU)

Thu Ha Dang

Thu Ha Dang

Bioentrepreneurship (CBS)

Anne Martin Salazar

Anne Martin Salazar

Immunology and Inflammation (KU)

Beatrice Scapolo

Beatrice Scapolo

Pharmaceutical Sciences (KU)

Christopher Steiness

Christopher Steiness

Biology (KU)

SEJER TOBIASEN

SEJER TOBIASEN

Bioentrepreneurship (CBS)

Kasper Budolph Pedersen

Kasper Budolph Pedersen

Pharmaceutical Design and Engineering (DTU)

Venla Väänänen

Venla Väänänen

Immunology and Inflammation (KU)

Caroline de Blanck

Caroline de Blanck

Molecular Biomedicine (KU)

THE AALBORG TEAM
Synapse Aalborg is engaging the local community in Aalborg, ensuring that students in northern of Jutland are also benefitting of the incredible life science in Greater Copenhagen.

ANDERS HOSTRUP DAUGBERG

ANDERS HOSTRUP DAUGBERG

Aalborg Ambassador

STUDY: BSc Biotechnology at Aalborg University, Aalborg

GUSTAV GAARDSHOLT RATHSACH

GUSTAV GAARDSHOLT RATHSACH

AALBORG AMBASSADOR

BSc Biotechnology at Aalborg University

HAREISHAN MANOHARAN

HAREISHAN MANOHARAN

Aalborg Ambassador

STUDY: B.Eng. Chemical Engineering at Aalborg University, Aalborg

THE LUND TEAM
Synapse Lund is working proactively bridging the gap across Øresund, allowing for more cross-boarder collaboration within Life Sciences.

ENRIKA MILTENYTE

ENRIKA MILTENYTE

MSc Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology at Lund University

MALAVIKA SREEKUMAR NAIR

MALAVIKA SREEKUMAR NAIR

MSc Molecular Biology at Lund University

IDA L. NEINHARDT

IDA L. NEINHARDT

BSc Biomedicine at Lund University

ANITA MEHRDADIAN

ANITA MEHRDADIAN

MSc Biomedicine at Lund University

EMMA ANGSÅS

EMMA ANGSÅS

MSc. Biomedicine at Lund University

JULIA SZANTO

JULIA SZANTO

MSc Biomedicine at Lund University

SAMU REGINA MTUTU

SAMU REGINA MTUTU

MSc. Public Health at Lund University

STERRE VAN DE LANGENBERG

STERRE VAN DE LANGENBERG

STUDY: Biomedicine at Lund University

SOFIA THOMASSON

SOFIA THOMASSON

MSc in Biomedicine at Lund University

HANNA DE LEEUW

HANNA DE LEEUW

BSc Biomedicine at Lund University

THE ALUMNI
Our former team members who, unfortunately, chose to say goodbye to Synapse. Several of these have acted as speakers at our events and we continue to work with them through our network.

ALICIA BERKVENS

ALICIA BERKVENS

STUDY: Bioinformatics at University of Copenhagen

ANDREAS OBERS

ANDREAS OBERS

STUDY: Biology-Biotechnology at University of Copenhagen

ANDREAS VINCENT BRYDHOLM

ANDREAS VINCENT BRYDHOLM

STUDY: Molecular Biomedicine at University of Copenhagen

ANNA LIND HANSEN

ANNA LIND HANSEN

Treasurer

STUDY: Ph.d.-student at Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance

ANNE HJORT BENDSØE

ANNE HJORT BENDSØE

BARBARA KRAMAR

BARBARA KRAMAR

BJØRN ZABELL

BJØRN ZABELL

Chief Editor of Newsletter

STUDY: Cell Biology and Physiology at University of Copenhagen

CAROLINE LENNARTSSON

CAROLINE LENNARTSSON

Lund Ambassador Lead

STUDY: Molecular Biology at Lund University

CECILIE HUNDAL

CECILIE HUNDAL

CHRISTIANE W. R. RUDOLPH

CHRISTIANE W. R. RUDOLPH

CHRISTOFFER C. LUNDSGAARD

CHRISTOFFER C. LUNDSGAARD

CHRISTOFFER L. HALVORSEN

CHRISTOFFER L. HALVORSEN

STUDY: Ph.d.-student at Kræftens Bekæmpelse (Danish Cancer Society)

DANIEL E. T. RAASCHOU-PEDERSEN

DANIEL E. T. RAASCHOU-PEDERSEN

Former Vice Chairman

STUDY: Medicine at University of Copenhagen

DAVID THEIN AAGAARD

DAVID THEIN AAGAARD

STUDY: Medicine at University of Copenhagen

DAVID S. MELO

DAVID S. MELO

STUDY: Environmental Science at University of Copenhagen

DOMINIQUE BARIR JENSEN

DOMINIQUE BARIR JENSEN

DORTEA ENGELUND ANDERSEN

DORTEA ENGELUND ANDERSEN

EMILIA CHRISTINA CIEPIEL

EMILIA CHRISTINA CIEPIEL

STUDY: BSc Biology-Biotechnology at University of Copenhagen

EMILY BAROT

EMILY BAROT

STUDY: MSc Bioinformatics at University of Copenhagen

EMMA JAPPE

EMMA JAPPE

ERYK DUNSKI

ERYK DUNSKI

STUDY: Biology-Biotechnology at University of Copenhagen

ESPERANZA PÉREZ MORENO

ESPERANZA PÉREZ MORENO

STUDY: Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of Copenhagen

GRETA TUCKUTE

GRETA TUCKUTE

GUILLEM TORCAL GARCIA

GUILLEM TORCAL GARCIA

HOLTI KELLEZI

HOLTI KELLEZI

INGER ØDUM NIELSEN

INGER ØDUM NIELSEN

JACK JUNCHI XU

JACK JUNCHI XU

STUDY: Medicine at the University of Copenhagen

JACOB STEGLICH-ANDERSEN

JACOB STEGLICH-ANDERSEN

Former Chairman

STUDY: BioBusiness and Innovation Programme at the Copenhagen Business School

JOHAN SKOV BUNDGAARD

JOHAN SKOV BUNDGAARD

STUDY: Medicine at University of Copenhagen

JULIE KRONBORG

JULIE KRONBORG

Aarhus Ambassador

STUDY: Chemistry at Aarhus University

JULIE WINKEL MISSEL

JULIE WINKEL MISSEL

KATRINE JEONG JØRGENSEN

KATRINE JEONG JØRGENSEN

Former Chairman & Summit Lead

STUDY: Medicine at University of Copenhagen

KRISTOFFER H. JOHANSEN

KRISTOFFER H. JOHANSEN

LINE KLOSTER PEDERSEN

LINE KLOSTER PEDERSEN

Aalborg Ambassador

STUDY: Biotechnology at Aalborg University, Aalborg

LOUISE PIILGAARD

LOUISE PIILGAARD

MALENE MEJDAHL NIELSEN

MALENE MEJDAHL NIELSEN

MALTE HALLGREEN

MALTE HALLGREEN

STUDY: Human Life Science Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark

MARIE BRØNS NØRGAARD

MARIE BRØNS NØRGAARD

MARK POULSEN KHURANA

MARK POULSEN KHURANA

STUDY: Medicine at University of Copenhagen

MARTIN DAMGAARD BACH

MARTIN DAMGAARD BACH

STUDY: Biology at University of Copenhagen

MIKKEL MADSEN

MIKKEL MADSEN

NAJA EMBORG VINDING

NAJA EMBORG VINDING

NANNA LOUISE SØRENSEN

NANNA LOUISE SØRENSEN

PARTH JOSHI

PARTH JOSHI

PETER BAVNGAARD THRANE

PETER BAVNGAARD THRANE

SASHA TOLSTOY

SASHA TOLSTOY

Synapse Connect UK Lead

STUDY: Molecular Biomedicine at the University of Copenhagen

SEBASTIAN STRØMBERG

SEBASTIAN STRØMBERG

SENGUL ZULFEROVSKA

SENGUL ZULFEROVSKA

SINE KOK ANNFELDT

SINE KOK ANNFELDT

STEPHANIE MICHELSEN

STEPHANIE MICHELSEN

STUDY: Biology-Biotechnology at the University of Copenhagen

SVEN STENBAK HOLLMANN

SVEN STENBAK HOLLMANN

STUDY: BSc Biotechnology at The Technical University of Denmark

TINNE A. DAMGAARD

TINNE A. DAMGAARD

Responsible for HR

STUDY: Molecular Biomedicine at University of Copenhagen

ULRIK KIRK HANSEN

ULRIK KIRK HANSEN

VALENTIN LUBBE

VALENTIN LUBBE

VERIDIANA PEDROSA MERINO

VERIDIANA PEDROSA MERINO

STUDY: Business Administration and Bioentrepreneurship at Copenhagen Business School

WILL WRIGHT

WILL WRIGHT

Business Accelerator and Investor at Accelerace A/S
YOUNES SUBHI

YOUNES SUBHI

YURIKA RAJBHANDARI

YURIKA RAJBHANDARI

MARIE CHRISTINE VIUFF

MARIE CHRISTINE VIUFF

STUDY: Pharmaceutical Design and Engineering at Technical University of Denmark

OLIVIA DROŻDŻ

OLIVIA DROŻDŻ

STUDY: MSc in Bioentrepreneurship at Copenhagen Business School

KONSTANTINOS CHATZIDIMITRIOU

KONSTANTINOS CHATZIDIMITRIOU

STUDY: Business Administration and Bioentrepreneurship at Copenhagen Business School

GERARD PERALTA

GERARD PERALTA

STUDY: Business Administration and Bioentrepreneurship at Copenhagen Business School

MARLENE LOCHNER

MARLENE LOCHNER

Lund Ambassador

STUDY: Molecular Biology at Lund University

SULOCHANA KOTRESH JALI

SULOCHANA KOTRESH JALI

Lund Ambassador

STUDY: Molecular Biology at Lund University

SUPRADIPTA DE

SUPRADIPTA DE

Lund Ambassador

STUDY: Molecular Biology at Lund University

VIVIEN KARL

VIVIEN KARL

Lund Ambassador

STUDY: Molecular Biology at Lund University