About this person
· Depression in nursing home
· Implementation science
Kristina Riis Iden graduated with a medical degree from the University of Bergen (1989). She completed her internship at the hospital in Lærdal and a Family Medicine Clinic in Bergen. She has worked in psychiatric hospital, in nursing homes and she has worked as a general practitioner for several years. The speciality in family medicine was acquired in 2001. In 2015 she defended her Ph.D. degree in with the thesis: "Depression in nursing homes. Under diagnostics and overtreatment. "
She is currently a senior researcher at the Research Unit for General Practice with the project "Implementing routines for assessing depression in nursing home patients."
Her research interests include nursing home medicine, overtreatment, and implementation research.