Background and activities

I have been engaged part-time at HUNT Research Centre since 1994, but had in 1989-90 an engagement  developing guideline for handling of bronchial asthma in childhood and adolescence. I have been project leader of the Lung Study and co-project leader of the Osteoporosis Study  in HUNT2, HUNT3 and HUNT4. I have been a member of the management group and leader of the Questionnaire group for both HUNT3 and HUNT4. Since 2007 I have 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