Working with the prevention of injuries and illnesses
amongst young elite athletes
Medical doctor and PhD student at the Oslo sports trauma research center. Working on a thesis about the prevalence and severity of health problems (injuries and illnesses) amongst young elite athletes. Previously worked for several years as a medical doctor at the Oslo University hospital. Mainly focusing on patients with musculoskeletal problems and injuries and head injuries and rehabilitation. Worked for several years at Diakonhjemmet Hospital(Oslo) and Rikshospitalet with rheumatic diseases, including both degenerative conditions such as oseoarthritis and inflammatory conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune diseases. Experienced in the use of ultrasound scanning related to joints and tendons.Worked as a GP for several years.