EPINOR -National research school in population based epidemiology

EPINOR is established to improve the quality and capacity of the Norwegian PhD education in epidemiological theory, methodology, and implementation of new statistical methods. The school is a cooperation between the universities in Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim and Tromsø, and it is open to all PhD-students in Norway that match EPINORs scientific profile.  We offer funding of PhD students activities, and various forms of support to course teachers and supervisors.


“Statistical analysis with missing data using multiple imputation and inverse probability weighting”

On June 17 – June 16, 2019, I had the opportunity to visit London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and attend the Short Course “Statistical analysis with missing data using multiple imputation and inverse probability weighting”. This course was a nice birthday present from EPINOR. 


One week’s course of the 32nd Residential 3-week Summer Course in Epidemiology

On July 1 – June 5, 2019, I was lucky to attend the third course week of the 32nd Residential 3-week Summer Course in Epidemiology in Centro Studi, Tuscany, Italy. My two select topics were ‘Causal methods in epidemiology: Mendelian randomization and triangulation’ and ‘Advanced topics in epidemiology’. Thank for EPINOR supporting me to attend the courses.


PSY-8006: Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling at NTNU, Trondheim.

From Monday 3rd to Friday 7th June I participated in the PhD-level course ‘Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling’ at NTNU, Trondheim, supported by a grant from EPINOR.


Good day mates!

I am on a joint PhD program between Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NTNU and the Australian National University, ANU. As a mandatory part of the program, I spent close to 8 months in Canberra, from July 2018 – February 2019.


My research stay in North Carolina, USA

In the summer of 2018 my family and I moved to North Carolina, USA for me to have a research stay at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in Durham, North Carolina for the fall 2018.


Attending course at UiO

From 3rd to 7th of December 2018, I attended the course «Introduction to statistics and bioinformatics for the analysis of large-scale biological data (MF9155) » at the University of Oslo (UiO).


Annual Meeting 2019 - Oslo

EPINOR is delighted to welcome our members to the Annual Meeting 12. November 2019 in Oslo! As usual the NOFE Conference is back to back with our course and will start the next day, 13. - 14.November. You have to register through this page if you want to attend the Annual Meeting! EPINOR will reimburse your travel expenses and the seminar is free for our members.


Research stay at the University of York, Centre for Health Economics

I had the opportunity to visit the renowned Center for Health Economics (CHE) at the University ofYork, UK, from the 1st of January to the 30th of June, 2018. CHE is for more than three decades still regarded the best place in Europe for health economics research.