Background and activities

I have been engaged part-time at HUNT Research Centre since 1994, but had in 1989-90 a shorter engagement  performing a study on eduction of children with asthma and their parents. I have been prosject leader of the Lung Study in HUNT 2 and 3, have also been in charge of education and follow-up over the technicians, data collection and quality assurance for the Osteoporosis Study. I have been a member of HUNT 3 management group, was leader of the HUNT3 Questionnaire group, and have since 2007 been  Quality Leader of  HUNT Databank.

Otherwise I work as a general practitioner at Høvdinggården Legekontor, Steinkjer (

Research areas: Epidemiology of obstructive lung diseases, lung function, use of medcation and influence on bone mineral density, osteoporosis, quality in primary health care


Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Postal address

Department of Public Health and General Practice Norwegian University of Science and Technology Postboks 8905 7401 Trondheim Norway