Background and activities

Research interests:

Follow-up after premature birth/low birth weight: Mortality, heart vessels disease, mental illness. Epidemiological studies/register based studies.

H2020 Research on European Children and Adults born preterm

Premature babies may have greater risk of early death as adults, study suggests - CNN

Asthma: Virus infections as the cause of the development of asthma and allergy. Antibiotic use and asthma. Prevention of asthma. CAIR group NTNU.

Global health: the improvement of health systems in low resource settings. Triage and emergency medicine, child health. DHECARE study Dhulikhel Hospital, Dhulikhel Nepal.!/project/260680/no

Rehabilitation in pediatric brain injury;

Thesis (phd, NTNU, 20011)Birth size and adult mortality: A systematic review and a long-term follow-up of nearly 40 000 individuals born at St Olav University Hospital in Trondheim from 1920 to 1960

Clinical medicine Neonatal care,  pediatric intensive care medicine, Pediatric pulmonology and asthma/allergies in children


Director of Clinical reserach Unit Central Norway (NTNU and St Olav Hospital).

Board member NorCRIN

Board Member Nepalimed Norway from 2015.

Board member physicians in Scientific Positions, The Norwegian Medical Association from 2015.

Researcher at Yale University, New Haven ,United States 2009-10

Research leadership course Copenhagen Business School 2015.NTNU  leadership course  2014

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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