About this person
- care at the end of life
- nursing home medicine
Medical degree from the University of Bergen (2005), specialist in general medicine (2014), Ph.D. fellow.
After internship in Trondheim, he worked as a fulltime nursing homes doctor at Løvåsen nursing home in Bergen between 2007-2009, then from 2009 as a G.P. in Samnanger, with a part-time position at Samnangerheimen nursing home. He held a one-year temporary position as Public health physician in Samnanger between 2013-2014. Researcher in 50% position at Uni Research Health since 2012, with the Ph.D project "End of life in nursing homes - doctors challenges, prescriptions and measures". Sits in the course committee for the Nursing home and elderly medicine course in Bergen since 2012, and is a research associate in the SELFIE EU project.
Research interest areas include elderly medicine, nursing home medicine, end of life care, and professional existential challenges.