Background and activities

Professor in the field of exercise medicine, with a special focus on aging and health. I am the principal investigator for the Generation 100 study (, which is an ongoing research project that examines the long-term effects of exercise training on health and longevity in older adults. 


  • Master’s degree in  Exercise Physiology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • PhD in Clinical Medicine, NTNU, Trondheim

Teaching activities:

  • Master’s degree in Physical activity and health, NTNU
  • Master of Clinical Health Sciences, NTNU
  • Medical School, NTNU

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