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 project leader of the Lung Study and co-project leader of the Osteoporosis Study  in HUNT 2 and 3.. I have been a member of HUNT 3 management group, was leader of the HUNT3 Questionnaire group, and have since 2007 been  Leader of  HUNT Databank.

Otherwise I work two days a week 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