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Hanne N. Bjørnsen’s PhD work presented at the Ministry of health

av 13. februar 2019 i Ukategorisert med Ingen kommentarer

Hanne N. Bjørnsen has presented her PhD work on positive mental health literacy at the ministry of health. It was well received and will be used as input in the construction of a Norwegian translation of the construct and further work on health literacy in the Norwegian context.

Hanne N. Bjørnsen at the Ministry of health, Norway

Center member Torunn Hatlen Nøst defended her thesis

av 18. januar 2019 i Ukategorisert med Ingen kommentarer

In January 18. Torunn Hatlen Nøst had given a thorough and excellent trail lecture where she summed up methodological considerations when planning and evaluating different types of interventions to relieve chronic, in an convincing way defended her Ph.D thesis on Chronic Pain Self-Management.

Congratulations to Torunn! A superb day!

An ICHW Interview with Dr. Siw Tone Innstrand

av 9. januar 2019 i Ukategorisert med Ingen kommentarer

In the new ICHW interview, Dr. Siw Tone Innstrand talks about her research on healthy workplaces and the exciting project between NTNU Center for Health Promotion research (CHPR) and UC Berkeley Interdisciplinary Center for Healthy Workplaces (ICHW) on: Understanding Healthy Workplaces: Cross-Cultural Comparisons between Norway and the United States.

The full interview can be found here.

Professor Geir Arild Espnes was awarded Folkehelseprisen

av 15. oktober 2018 i Ukategorisert med Ingen kommentarer

Congratulations to Professor Geir Arild Espnes who was awarded the public health prize/ «Folkehelseprisen».

The award jury panel states:

Geir Arild Espnes has contributed significantly to putting public health on the agenda, both nationally and internationally. He has been involved in research, teaching, lectures, project development and networking to promote public health. In 2009 he founded the establishment of the Center for Health Promotion Research, a center that currently has 30-35 researchers through a wide range of research on health promotion among different groups and areas. Espnes has established the Norwegian network for health promotion, but is also the initiator of the establishment of the European forum for health promotion reseach. He has established a long-term cooperation with Australian National University, the University of Papua New Guinea and the establishment of a new health promotion center in Singapore,this  testifies to a candidate with impetus and high professional integrity. Last but not least, he is also active in politics and uses every opportunity to promote the need for a better public health for all!

 

 

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