Morten Magelssen

Associate Professor - Centre for Medical Ethics
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Phone +47 22844649
Mobile phone +47 48223580
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Visiting address Kirkeveien 166 Fredrik Holsts hus 0450 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo

Academic interests

  • Clinical ethics and ethics reflection in healthcare
  • End-of-life ethics (inc. assisted dying)
  • Priority setting and resource allocation
  • Ethics of biotechnology, especially prenatal diagnosis
  • Christian perspectives on medical ethics and bioethics
  • Conscientious objection in healthcare

Courses taught

Head of teaching in medical ethics in the university medical school

Teaching in the university medical school and CME's master-level courses

Seminars for healthcare professionals and clinical ethics committee members around the country on topics in clinical ethics

Background

  • Leader of CME's permanent project on clinical ethics, 2019-
  • Member of the Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board, 2019-2023
  • Researcher, 2014-
  • PhD, University of Oslo, 2010-2014
  • Bachelor of philosophy, 2009
  • Resident physician, Lovisenberg Diaconal Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine, 2006-2010
  • Medical internship, Skien and Porsgrunn, 2005-2006
  • Medical doctor (cand. med.), 2004

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Publications

  • Ewnetu, Demelash Bezabih; Combs Thorsen, Viva; Solbakk, Jan Helge & Magelssen, Morten (2020). Still a moral dilemma: How Ethiopian professionals providing abortion come to terms with conflicting norms and demands. BMC Medical Ethics.  ISSN 1472-6939.  21(1), s 1- 7 . doi: 10.1186/s12910-020-0458-7
  • Fredheim, Olav Magnus; Skulberg, Ingeborg M; Magelssen, Morten & Steine, Siri (2020). Clinical and ethical aspects of palliative sedation with propofol—A retrospective quantitative and qualitative study. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica.  ISSN 0001-5172.  s 1- 8 . doi: 10.1111/aas.13665
  • Heggestad, Anne Kari Tolo; Førde, Reidun; Magelssen, Morten & Arnekleiv, Birgit (2020). Ethics reflection groups for school nurses. Nursing Ethics.  ISSN 0969-7330. . doi: https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0969733020940373
  • Magelssen, Morten & Ewnetu, Demelash Bezabih (2020). Professionals’ experience with conscientious objection to abortion in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: An interview study. Developing World Bioethics.  ISSN 1471-8731. . doi: 10.1111/dewb.12297
  • Magelssen, Morten; Pedersen, Reidar; Karlsen, Heidi Marie & Thoresen, Lisbeth (2020). Implementing clinical ethics committees as a complex intervention: presentation of a feasibility study in community care. BMC Medical Ethics.  ISSN 1472-6939.  21(82) . doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12910-020-00522-1
  • Fredheim, Olav Magnus & Magelssen, Morten (2019). Etiske dilemmaer ved suicidalitet hos pasienter med kort forventet levetid. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.  ISSN 0029-2001.  139(16), s 1574- 1578 . doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.19.0157 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Gaasø, Ole Marius; Rø, Karin Isaksson; Bringedal, Berit & Magelssen, Morten (2019). Legers holdninger til aktiv dødshjelp. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening.  ISSN 0029-2001.  139(1), s 1- 7 . doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.18.0391
  • Haaland Barlaup, Astrid; Landsverk, Åse Marie; Myskja, Bjørn Kåre; Supphellen, Magne & Magelssen, Morten (2019). Acceptable attitudes and the limits of tolerance: Understanding public attitudes to conscientious objection in healthcare. Clinical Ethics.  ISSN 1477-7509.  14(3), s 115- 121 . doi: 10.1177/1477750919851066 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Magelssen, Morten & Bærøe, Kristine (2019). Can clinical ethics committees be legitimate actors in bedside rationing?. BMC Medical Ethics.  ISSN 1472-6939.  20(1), s 1- 8 . doi: 10.1186/s12910-019-0438-y Full text in Research Archive.
  • Magelssen, Morten; Le, Nhat Quang & Supphellen, Magne (2019). Secularity, abortion, assisted dying and the future of conscientious objection: modelling the relationship between attitudes. BMC Medical Ethics.  ISSN 1472-6939.  20 . doi: 10.1186/s12910-019-0408-4 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Magelssen, Morten; Pedersen, Reidar; Miljeteig, Ingrid; Ervik, Håvard & Førde, Reidun (2019). Importance of systematic deliberation and stakeholder presence: A national study of clinical ethics committees. Journal of Medical Ethics.  ISSN 0306-6800.  46(2), s 66- 70 . doi: 10.1136/medethics-2018-105190 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Antonsen, Yngve; Normann, anne k meinich; Nilsen, Heidi Rapp & Magelssen, Morten (2018). Systematisk etikkarbeid krever lederforankring. Tidsskrift for omsorgsforskning.  ISSN 2387-5976.  4(1), s 40- 49 . doi: 10.18261/issn.2387-5984-2018-01-06 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary

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  • Magelssen, Morten; Førde, Reidun; Lillemoen, Lillian & Pedersen, Reidar (red.) (2020). Etikk i helsetjenesten. Gyldendal Akademisk.  ISBN 9788205534605.  249 s.
  • Magelssen, Morten & Horn, Morten Andreas (red.) (2020). Dødshjelp i Norden? Etikk, klinikk og politikk. Cappelen Damm Akademisk.  ISBN 9788202616571.  317 s.

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