Background and activities

Kjartan Vårbakken is a research fellow at Program for Physiotherapist Education at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

He is an educated physiotherapist from Bergen University College and earned his advanced master's degree at the University of Bergen.

His previous experience includes working as a physiotherapist in private practice, a scientific editor in the Norwegian Journal of Physiotherapy, and a scientific procject leader at Oslo University Hospital.

Vaarbakken is currently part of a research project exploring possible mechanisms behind the disability and pain experienced by patients with osteoarthritis of the knee.

His main supervisor is Professor in Physiotherapy Science, Ann-Katrin Stensdotter, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Scientific publications

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