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Grethe Myklebust

Worktitle
Professor
Department
Department of Sport Medicine
Phone
+47 23 26 23 70
E-mail
grethe.myklebust@nih.no

Area of responsibility

Responsible for the course Master in Sports Physioherapy

Research

Team handball and soccer injuries, especially shoulder, knee- and ankle injuries, and injury prevention

Short biography

Grethe Myklebust PT, PhD is professor at the Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center. She is also authorized as Specialist in Sports Physiotherapy by the Norwegian Physiotherapy Federation and as Sports Medicine Physical Therapist (Idrettsfysioterapeut FFI) by the Norwegian Society of Sports Physiotherapy.

Grethe has served as team PT for the female national teams in team handball, soccer and the national teams in beach volleyball for twenty years. Grethe has also worked as PT at the Olympic games in Seoul in 1988 and Sydney in 2000.

She is the past vice president of the Norwegian Society of Sports Physiotherapy, and has also been a member of the Medical Comision in the International Handball Fedration (IHF) for two years.

Grethes main research area is related to team handball and soccer injuries, especially shoulder, knee- and ankle injuries, and injury prevention. She has competitive experience at top national level in team handball.

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