Mette Brekke

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Phone +47 22850604
Mobile phone +47 92832865
Visiting address Kirkeveien 166 Fredrik Holsts hus 0450 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Clinical research in general practice/family medicine: the consultation, communication, risk, drug treatment, effect of acupuncture.
  • Social health inequalities.

Courses taught

I teach various courses for medical students related to GP/FM.


Specialist in GP/FM. Clinical work as GP 1981-2020. Specialized also as family therapist, ten years work experience in this field.

PhD in 2002: “Influence of social inequality and self-efficacy on rheumatoid arthritis and non-inflammatory musculoskeletal pain”, Faculty of medicine, University of Oslo.

Professor since 2009.

Head of department of General Practice from 2020.

Positions held

At present:

Leader of editorial committee Journal of Norwegian medical Association.

Member of scientific committee 22nd Nordic Congress of General Practice i Stavanger 2021

Published Apr. 13, 2011 2:45 PM - Last modified Aug. 24, 2020 1:06 PM