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Thor Einar Gjerstad Andersen

Department of Sports Medicine
+47 23 26 23 06

Area of responsibility

Associate professor Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Head of Football Medicine Research and senior lecturer at Master of Sports Physiotherapy Education Program.


Sports injury prevention, in particular football injuries.

Sports Medicine, in particular Football Medicine and Football Physiology

Physical and rehabilitation Medicine.

Short biography

Thor Einar Andersen, MD PhD PT is a research scientist at OSTRC. He has also a master degree in health administration from the University of Oslo. He is a consultant physician and a specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and authorized as a Sports Medicine Physician. He is Chief Medical Officer of the Football Association of Norway. He serves as team physician for the Norwegian Men’s A-team in football.


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