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Simon Davis

Department of Community Medicine

Job description:

I am a general practitioner (allmenlege) and clinical teacher from England.

Currently invovled in upgrading medical skill learning and responsible for its assessment in the 3rd year (OSCE).

Alternative contact information

0047 76 64 48 12


I am a doctor and have a range of experience from hospital surgical specialities and later became a specialist in general practice. I have family in Norway and moved to Tromsø to introduce UiTs OSCE as a new form of assessment and upgrade clinical examination courses connected to the OSCE. I train doctors in OCSE assessment and process psychometric analysis of student results. 

Publications in CRIStin

  • Davis, Simon; Lott, Alexander; Besada, Emilio. General practitioner confirmed complete Achilles tendon rupture using pocket-sized ultrasound. (fulltekst) British Journal of General Practice Open 2017. ISSN 2398-3795.s doi: 10.3399/bjgpopen17X100893.

  • Davis, Simon; Norvik, Jon Viljar; Hansen, Kristin Elisa Ruud; Vognild, Ingrid; Reierth, Eirik. Assessment of otoscopy: how does observation compare to a review of clinical evidence?. (fulltekst) Journal of Medical Education 2017; Volum 15 (3). ISSN 1735-3998.s 171 - 177.

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