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Professor Sven Erik Nørholt from Health receives award

Professor and Head Dentist Sven Erik Nørholt from AU and AUH receives Zendium's research prize for his research into maxillofacial surgery and diseases of the jaw bones.

Sven Erik Nørholt, who is head dentist and professor at the Department of Dentistry and Oral health, Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital, today - Wednesday 10 October - receives Zendium's research award. The award includes a DKK 50,000 cash prize.

Over the years, he has carried out research into e.g. the treatment of pain after surgery in the mouth as well as into bone distraction connected to growth disorders in the jaws. This is the work for which he is now being honoured.

The research award is given annually to researchers, dentists and professors who have distinguished themselves within odontology.

The award presentation takes place at Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel in Aarhus. 


Professor and Head Dentist, Sven Erik Nørholt
Aarhus University, Department of Dentistry and Oral Health
Aarhus University Hospital, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Tel.: (+45) 5363 4556
Email: sven.erik.noerholt@dent.au.dk