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Christian Eckhoff

PhD Peadriatic Resarch Group
Department of Clinical Medicine

Job description:

Associate Professor (20%) in child and adolescent psychiatry. Responsible for teaching and research in that field. 

Full clinical position at the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University Hospital of North Norway.




Research interests

Mental health in youth and young adults. 

Mental health - public health and epidemiologi.

Psychosomatic research.

Pain and mental health.

CV

MD at UiT 2010. 

Full medical license 2012. 

PhD in medicine at UiT 2016. 

Teaching

Lectures and clinical seminars in psychiatry - 2, 4 and 6 year medical studies. 

Publications in CRIStin


  • Bania, Elisabeth Valmyr; Eckhoff, Christian; Kvernmo, Siv. Not engaged in education, employment or training (NEET) in an Arctic sociocultural context: the NAAHS cohort study. BMJ Open 2019; Volum 9 (3). ISSN 2044-6055.s doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023705.

  • Eckhoff, Christian; Straume, Bjørn; Kvernmo, Siv. Multisite musculoskeletal pain in adolescence as a predictor of medical and social welfare benefits in young adulthood: The Norwegian Arctic Adolescent Health Cohort Study. European Journal of Pain 2017; Volum 21 (10). ISSN 1090-3801.s 1697 - 1706.s doi: 10.1002/ejp.1078.

  • Eckhoff, Christian; Straume, Bjørn; Kvernmo, Siv. Multisite musculoskeletal pain in adolescence and later mental health disorders: a population-based registry study of Norwegian youth: the NAAHS cohort study. BMJ Open 2017; Volum 7:e012035 (2). ISSN 2044-6055.s 1 - 11.s doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012035.

  • Eckhoff, Christian. The relationship between pain and perceived stress in a population-based sample of adolescents – Is the relationship gender specific?. Scandinavian Journal of Pain 2016; Volum 12. ISSN 1877-8860.s 94 - 95.s doi: 10.1016/j.sjpain.2016.05.003.

  • Bania, Elisabeth; Eckhoff, Christian; Kvernmo, Siv. The influence of mental health, psychosocial factors and educational skills on educational aspirations among indigenous Sámi and nonindigenous adolescents in the Arctic. (fulltekst) Scandinavian Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology 2015; Volum 3 (3). ISSN 2245-8875.s 169 - 179.

  • Eckhoff, Christian; Kvernmo, Siv. Musculoskeletal pain in Arctic indigenous and non-indigenous adolescents, prevalence and associations with psychosocial factors: A population-based study. BMC Public Health 2014; Volum 14 (1). ISSN 1471-2458.s doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-617.

  • Eckhoff, Christian. Smerter i ungdomstiden. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2017; Volum 137 (3). ISSN 0029-2001.

  • Øvreberg, Elisabeth; Eckhoff, Christian. Smerter i ungdommen kan avsløre vansker i voksenlivet. 2016.

  • Eckhoff, Christian. Multisite musculoskeletal pain in adolescence - The relationship with psychosocial problems, mental health and later welfare benefit receipt. 2016 ISBN 978-82-7589-508-8.

  • Eckhoff, Christian. Ungdomssmerter fører til problem seinare i livet. 2016.

  • Brevik, Maria Gaski; Eckhoff, Christian. Bruk av helsetjenester og medikamenter blant ungdommer med muskelskjelettsmerter og psykososiale problemer: en populasjonsbasert helseundersøkelse. 2015.

  • Eckhoff, Christian. Ungdom og smerte - Resultater fra Ungdomshelseundersøkelsen i Nord-Norge. Ung Fremtidshelse i Nord 2013-11-05 - 2013-11-07 2013.

  • Eckhoff, Christian. Psychosomatic complaints in adolescents; prevalence and association with psychosocial factors. BUP-dagene 2012 - "Gjerne Hjerne - fra kart til terreng". 2012-05-02 - 2012-05-04 2012.

  • Eckhoff, Christian. Musculoskeletal pain in multiethnic adolescents; prevalence and association with psychosocial factors. Preliminary results. Centennial Nordic Congress of Psychiatry - Understanding mind and crossing borders. 2012-06-05 - 2012-06-08 2012.

  • Member of research group