Background and activities

Lars Elnan Garnvik, M.Sc., is an exercise physiologist and PhD candidate at the K.G.Jebsen Center for Exercise in Medicine. Garnvik examines the influence of exercise training and cardiorespiratory fitness on the risk of atrial fibrillation by utilizing population data from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT).


2013-2015       Master of Science (M.Sc.), Exercise Physiology and Sports Science, NTNU

2010-2013       Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Human Movement Science, NTNU


2017-               Teaching at the master's level, Exercise Physiology and Sports Science, NTNU

2016-               PhD Candidate, CERG, NTNU

2015-2016       Research Assistant, CERG, 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


  • Garnvik, Lars Elnan. (2020) Physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness as determinants of atrial fibrillation incidence and prognosis - Observational findings from the HUNT study. 2020.