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Olav Vikmoen

Worktitle
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department
Department of Physical Performance
Phone
+47 23 26 23 59
E-mail
olavv@nih.no

Area of responsibility

Research within training and cancer, and muscle physiology.

Research

Muscle physiology, integrated physiology, training and cancer, concurrent strength and endurance training. 

Education

Lecturer within training physiology and exercise science.

Short biography

Master degree from the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences about altitude training (2010). PhD in sport physiology from the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences/Innland Norway University of Applied Sciences. Post doc from the Norwegian defence research establishment about the physiological effects of demanding military field exercises. Currently, post doc at the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences in the PhysCan project investigating the effects of training on muscle cells during treatment of breast cancer. 

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