Torunn Bjerve Eide

Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of General Practice
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Visiting address Kirkeveien 166 Fredrik Holsts hus 0450 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1130 Blindern 0318 Oslo
Other affiliations Faculty of Medicine (Student)

Academic interests

  • Organisation and comprehensiveness of medical services in general practice in Norway and internationally
  • Patient experiences and evaluations of general practice services
  • The role of GPs  in healthcare services
  • Antibiotic use in primary care

Courses Taught

Lectures for medical students on different levels within the fields of psychiatry in general practice, hypothyreosis, and prioritising in healthcare.


  • GP at Majorstuhuset Legegruppe, Oslo, since 2013
  • PhD at Dept. of General Practice, UiO,2019:  General practitioners´ and patients´ experiences and expectations. A cross-sectional study from Norwegian and Nordic general practice
  • GP specialist approved 2009
  • GP in Aust-Agder, Norway 2003-2005 and 2008-2013
  • Junior doctor, Sørlandet hospital, Norway, 2005-2008
  • Cand.Med, University of Trondheim 2000
  • University studies in French and Social anthropology 1990-1992.

Positions held

  • Councilmember for Norway in  European General Practice Research Network (EGPRN)
  • Member of  the Norwegian Medical Association´s workgroup for quality and patient safety (KUP) 2010-2018


  • Norwegian representative in the multinational study Quality and Costs of Primary Care in Europe (QUALICOPC)
  • Norwegian representative in the multinational EconGP migration study
Published July 27, 2016 10:26 AM - Last modified Aug. 24, 2020 2:10 PM