Regional Research Support

Regional Research Support at Oslo University Hospital offers services to employees in the South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority. Resources, tools and other information presented on the web site are intended as an aid to researchers and other personnel involved in research at the health region's hospitals. As part of South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority, you are also welcome to contact one of the Research Support's departments / professionals for advice and guidance.

Regional Research Support is still available although many work from home and most meetings and courses take place digitally. Use the contact addresses listed under the individual themes on the website.

Regional Research Support offers advice and services in the following areas:

In addition, research administrative support is offered within:

Regional Research Support also offers courses in all disciplines, see Courses. We also undertake tailor-made courses by appointment.

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Regional Research Support is led by Kristin Bjordal and includes the following departments (links to Oslo University Hospital's website in Norwegian):



Regional Research Support

Kristin Bjordal

Clinical Trials Unit (CTU)

Jon Borgaard

Advice and services during all stages of a clinical trial

  • Monitoring
  • Data management
  • Statistics
  • GCP
  • Health economics
  • PROM

Administrative Research Support

Peder Utne

Advice and guidance within

  • Internal control for research
  • Research ethics and law
  • Contracts
  • External financing
  • Publication
  • Reporting
  • Industry sponsored trials and cooperation with industry

Biobank and Registry Support

Dominic A. Hoff

Registries and research biobanks

  • Planning
  • Formalisation
  • Establishment
  • Operation

Oslo Centre for Biostatistics and Epidemiology (OCBE)

Arnoldo Frigessi

Advising within

  • Choice of design and method
  • Statistical and epidemiological analysis methods

Department of Comparative Medicine

Henrik Rasmussen

Professional expertise in all aspects of animal testing