Local partners

Lars Vatten

Kristian Hveem

Kaare H. Bønaa

Lars Vatten 

MD, PHD

NTNU, Faculty of Medicine, Dept.of Public Health and General Practice

Kristian Hveem

MD, PhD

NTNU/ Head of HUNT-biobank

Kaare H. Bønaa

MD, PhD

NTNU, Faculty of Medicine, Dept of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, and Department of Cardiology at St.Olavs Hospital

Expert in epidemiology, recipient of H.M King Olav V cancer research award 2010. In charge of the research parts related to the large population based studies on the HUNT material.

 

Head of HUNT-biobank and expert in genetic analysis, Metabochip.

Expert in cardiovascular epidemiology and randomized clinical trials. Senior consultant in interventional cardiology. First author on 4 papers in NEJM and Circulation. Recipient of several international and national scientific awards.

 

Øyvind Ellingsen

Rune Wiseth

 

Øyvind Ellingsen

MD, PhD

NTNU, Head of the Dept. of Circulation and Medical Imaging

 

Rune Wiseth

MD, PhD

Head of Department of Cardiology at St. Olavs Hospital/NTNU

 

Expert in cellular cardiology with focus on mechanisms of deteriorated cardiac cell function in HF.

Chief cardiologist and responsible for clinical examination and testing of patients. Expert in invasive cardiology, PCI, angiography and transthoracic echocardiography.