Den internasjonale lysdagenIll.: UNESCO

International Light Day


We celebrate the day of light!

onsdag 15. mai 2019, kl. 18:00 til kl. 20:00

Sal: Kverneland

Arrangør: Norsk forening for fotobiologi og fotomedisin

Inngang: Gratis

This page is not available in English. Below is the Norwegian page translated by Google.

Here you will find new truths about light, such as: Sun and Vitamin D. Do we need solariums? Can we create indoor lighting that is health-giving? Can light cure disease? International Light Day is an international day of worship held worldwide by UNESCO ( ).


At 5.30 pm Mingling

Welcome at 6 pm Welcome (Terje Christensen, leader, NOFFOF)

At 18.10 Sun Vitamin D and health
Professor Haakon E. Meyer, Institute of Public Health and University of Oslo

At 18.40 Do we need solariums? Some say yes, and others say no. We highlight the most important arguments
in a mini-debate. Academic director Lill Tove Nilsen and researcher Terje Christensen, NOFFOF / Directorate of Radiation Protection and Atomic Security initiate with the most well-known arguments for and against, Pål Kristian Selbo, deputy chair of NOFFOF, heads the discussion, grills the initiators and engages the audience to participate in the discussion.

7.10pm Break

At 7.30 pm PCI - can you deliver medicines with light?
Managing Director. Per Walday, PCI Biotech AS

At 8pm Blue light from cell phones does not cause eye or skin damage
Dr.scient. Ellen Bruzell, NOFFOF / Nordic Institute of Odontological Materials (NIOM)

Closing at 20.30