Born 1974 in Oslo. Primary school in Ålesund. Married and four children.
1. Science and education:
a. Main Research areas: wound healing, microcirculation, microsurgery, quality of life, cleft lip/palate, velopharyngeal insufficiency, regenerative medicine
b. Broad scientific experience with currently 82 publications and >100 abstracts, in addition to several ongoing work.
c. PhD in plastic surgery in 2008.
d. Supervisor of four completed PhDs, and supervisor for six new PhD project.
e. Ass. Prof. / Professor at the University of Oslo from 2008.
f. Responsible for the education (plastic surgery) for Medical students at UiO from 2007
g. Head of the research group "Research in plastic and reconstructive surgery".
h. Leader of research at the ØPO-clinic, Rikshospitalet, 2008-2009.
a. Head of Division*. Division of head, neck and reconstructive surgery, OUS, 2016 - present
*Department of Maxillofacial Surgery
*Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
*Department of Paediatric Surgery (KAB)
*Department of Day Treatment and Ambulatory Surgery (KDA)
*Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
*Department of Ophtalmology
b. Head of the Dep. of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, OUS, 2009 – 2015.
c. Head of the Dep. of Plastic Surgery, Rikshospitalet, Oslo 2007 – 2009.
d. Head of the Dep. of Plastic Surgery, Hospital of Telemark 2006 – 2007.
3. Clinical activity:
a. Internship 1997-1998 (Stensby Hospital and Ålesund Hospital)
b. Specialist in plastic surgery 2006 (Rikshospitalet and Telemark Hospital)
b. Special clinical expertise in general plastic surgery, urogenital surgery, transsexual surgery and microsurgery.