Group leader: Professor II Gunnar Skov Simonsen
Phone: +47 91848680.
Department of Microbiology and Infection Control, University Hospital of North Norway.
Researcher ID: https://scholar.google.no/citations?user=SY6m55UAAAAJ&hl=no
Main research activities: Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in human pathogenic bacteria in a One Health perspective. Molecular epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance in human pathogenic bacteria. Public health burden of antimicrobial resistance. Usage of antibiotics in clinical practice. The role of hospital infection control in containment of antimicrobial resistance. Epidemiology of bacterial colonization in population-based cohort studies.