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Time and place: June 26, 2019 1:15 PM, Runde auditorium, Domus Medica

Dipl.Psych. Yvonne Anne Michel at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Methodological challenges when measuring and valuing health” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: June 14, 2019 1:15 PM, Auditoriet, Statens arbeidsmiljøinstitutt

MSc Hilde Pettersen Notø at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Dust Exposure among European Cement Production Workers. Determinants of Thoracic Aerosol Exposure and Relationships between Different Aerosol Fractions.” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: June 12, 2019 1:15 PM, Auditorium 13, Domus Medica

Cand.med. Geir Hiller Holom at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Private for-profit hospitals in a tax-based universal health system” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: June 6, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Ullevål sykehus (Midtblokken)

M.Sc. Alka Rani Goyal at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Anxiety in people with dementia: A common, but unidentified and underestimated, condition” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: June 6, 2019 1:15 PM, Auditoriet, Fredrik Holst Hus

Cand.med. Guri Aarseth at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “The language of work disability. A study of medical certificates written by Norwegian general practitioners.” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: June 5, 2019 1:15 PM, Grønt Auditorium, Bygg 25, Ullevål

Cand.san. Anette Hansen at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Managing the Psychosocial Needs of Older Home-Dwelling Persons with Dementia - from the Perspectives of Health Care Professionals” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: June 3, 2019 12:15 PM, Rødt Auditorium, Laboratoriebygget, Ullevål sykehus

MD Nilam Shakeel at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Depressive symptoms in pregnant and postpartum women. The role of ethnicity, level of integration, and physical activity—the STORK–Groruddalen population-based cohort study” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: May 27, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Rikshospitalet

MSc Hanneke Pot at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Global norms and local brokers: an ethnography of an international NGO project to ‘reduce teenage pregnancies’ in rural Malawi” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: May 13, 2019 1:15 PM, Gamle Festsal, Sentrum

Cand.med. Bjørn Lichtwarck at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “The development and evaluation of TIME - Targeted Interdisciplinary Model for Treatment and Evaluation of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms. An effectiveness-implementation cluster randomised hybrid trial in nursing homes” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: May 10, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Ullevål sykehus

M.Sc. Mette Tøien at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “An exploration of how long-term preventive home visits affect older persons’ health and possibility for a good life in their own homes: Users’ and service-providers’ perspectives” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: May 9, 2019 2:15 PM, Store auditorium, Domus Odontologica

M.Phil. Cynthia Khamala Wangamati at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Sexual violence against minors in Western Kenya: Community perceptions and institutional responses” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: May 9, 2019 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Midtblokkne, Ullevål sykehus

MD. Andrea Solnes Miltenburg at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Quality of Maternity Care in Rural Tanzania: Understanding Local Realities and Identification of Opportunities for Improvement” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Apr. 11, 2019 1:15 PM, Auditoriet, Statens arbeidsmiljøinstitutt

Cand.med. Niels Einar Kirkhus at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Exposure and pulmonary effects in offshore drill floor workers” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Apr. 8, 2019 1:15 PM, Gamle Festsal, Sentrum

M.Sc. Jeanette Varpen Unhjem at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Nurses' experiences of professional boundaries in mental health care” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Apr. 2, 2019 1:15 PM, Rødt auditorium, Rikshospitalet

MPA Joackim Peter Kessy at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Provision of microfinance services and integration of health education programs - Case of Northern Tanzania” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Apr. 2, 2019 1:15 PM, Blått auditorium, Øyeavdelingen, Ullevål sykehus

Cand.med. Guro Haugen Fossum at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Respiratory tract infections and prescription drugs in mother and child. A study from Norwegian general practice” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 1:15 PM, Auditoriet, Diakonhjemmets bibliotek og læringssenter, DBL-bygget

M.Sc. Gunnhild Berdal at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Patient-specific goals and supportive follow-up in rheumatology rehabilitation. Analysis of content, summary of evidence, and evaluation of health effects.” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Feb. 26, 2019 1:00 PM, Gamle Festsal, Domus Academica

MA. Rannveig Svendby at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis "Becoming the ‘Other’ A qualitative study of power, masculinities and disabilities in the lives of young drivers after road traffic accidents" for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Feb. 25, 2019 12:15 PM, Rødt auditorium, Laboratoriebygget (25), Ullevål sykehus

M.Sc. Kjersti Stormark Rabanal at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis "Cardiovascular disease and ethnicity - Focus on the high risk of CVD among South Asians living in Norway and New Zealand" for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Feb. 1, 2019 1:15 PM, Grønt auditorium, Laboratoriebygningen (bygg 25), Ullevål sykehus

Master Ingrid Nyborg at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “User participation among older hospitalized people and their relatives; a qualitative case‐oriented study” for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Jan. 24, 2019 1:15 PM, Blått auditorium, Rikshospitalet

M.Phil. Gudrun Maria Waaler Bjørnelv at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis Health Care Utilization, Costs and Benefits of Treatments in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Jan. 22, 2019 1:15 PM, Blått auditorium, Rikshospitalet

MPhil Søren Toksvig Klitkou at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis "Essays on socioeconomic health inequalities within a setting of specialist health care" for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Jan. 17, 2019 1:15 PM, Runde auditorium, Domus Medica

M.Phil. Camilla Beck Olsen at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis "The Impact of Financial Incentives on Demand and Supply of Health Care Services in Norway: Empirical Studies on co-payments and activity-based hospital financing" for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Dec. 7, 2018 12:45 PM, Grønt auditorium, Rikshospitalet

MD Charlotte von der Lippe at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis “Not just a carrier – A qualitative study of psychosocial aspects of women's experiences of living with an X-linked disorder" for the degree of PhD.

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2018 1:15 PM, Green Auditorium, Building 25, Ullevål University Hospital, Kirkeveien 166

Cand.med. Regine Eva Annica Barlinn at Institute of Health and Society will be defending the thesis Cytomegalovirus and parvovirus B19 infections in pregnant women in Norway; epidemiology, diagnosis and outcome for the degree of PhD.