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Arnhild Bakken

Department of Sports Medicine
+47 936 71 440


Sports science, health screening of athletes, injury prevention

Short biography

Arnhild is a physiotherapist from Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh in Scotland (2003). She also holds a master degree in Sports Physiotherapy from Norwegian School of Sport Science from 2011. She started in February 2013 on her PhD project at Aspetar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, Qatar, in collaboration with Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center. In her PhD project she investigates the benefits of periodic health evaluation (PHE) of professional male football players with a focus on musculoskeletal screening.


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