Lian, Olaug S.

Professor
Medical Humanities, forskningsgruppe
Research interests:
  • Medical Uncertainty
  • Contested Chronic Conditions: experiential perspectives
  • Sociology of diagnosis
  • Social constructions of health and illness
  • Cultural, historical and gendered perspectives on medical knowledge and practice
  • Medicalisation as a modern phenomena
  • The medical encounter: patient-doctor interaction and roles
  • Illness experiences
  • Qualitative research and narrative theory
  • The role of theory in qualitative research
  • Photography and visual research
  • Critical perspectives o...

Grange, Huw R.

Medical Humanities, forskningsgruppe
Research interests:
  • Eating disorders, disordered eating
  • Food and eating in literature
  • Illness narratives
  • Arts and humanities approaches in healthcare education
  • Medieval literature and culture

Wifstad, Åge

Medical Humanities, forskningsgruppe
Research interests:

Medical ethics

Health care ethics

Philosophy of science


Norddal, Guri

A mixed-method project that assess the impact and experience of receiving information about diabetes type 2 and pre-diabetes after participating in the Tromsø Study.
Medical Humanities, forskningsgruppe