Torstein Landaas Skjervold

Doctoral Research Fellow - Division of Anatomy
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Room L-111
Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1105 Blindern 0317 Oslo
Other affiliations Faculty of Medicine (Student) Institutt for pedagogikk (Student)

Academic interests

Medical doctor (Specialty trainee) and PhD Candidate with a special interest for pediatrics, brain development and synaptic plasticity.

  • Brain development
  • Synaptic plasticity
  • Cognitive functions
  • Epilepsy
  • Pediatrics

Teaching / Supervising experience


  • 2016 : Researcher, Dept. of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute
  • 2018 : Cand. med. with Medical Student Research Program, University of Oslo
  • 2019-2020 : Foundation training as a medical doctor, Akershus University Hospital
  • 2021- : Specialty training as a medical doctor, Oslo Urgent Care Center
  • 2021- : PHD Candidate in Developmental Neuroscience, University of Oslo

Language Competence:

  • Norwegian: Mother Tongue
  • English: Fluent
  • French: Advanced


  • Oleg Shupliakov, Karolinska Institute
Tags: Brain and nervous system, Brain, Synaptic Plasticity, Learning and memory, pediatric, Brain development


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