Elin Børøsund

Senior researcher

Email
Elin.Borosund@rr-research.no
Phone
+47 23 06 60 10/ +47 97 59 05 31
Visiting address
Centre for Shared Decision Making and Collaborative Care Research
Aker hospital
Trondheimsveien 235
0586 Oslo
Building 6, Entrance A, 8th floor
Postal address
Center for Shared Decision Making and Collaborative Care Research
Oslo University Hostipal HF Division of Medicine
Aker Hospital
Box 4959 Nydalen
N-0424 Oslo
Norway

Education/training

  • Doctoral degree (2015), Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo. Here you can download the Doctoral thesis
  • Master of nursing science (2006), University of Oslo.
  • Bachelor Nursing (1992), Molde School of nursing, Molde

Research interests

  • eHealth
  • Internet-based self-management support systems for patients; development, user pattern and effects
  • Internet-based patient-provider communication services
  • Implementation of eHealth applications
  • Quantitative research methods

Ongoing research project

"Testing a computerized interactive stress management intervention in early stage cancer: A randomized controlled trial"  (Grant Norwegian Cancer Society (Kreftforeningen). # 4602492-2013)

Positions

  • Postdoctoral fellow and project admininstrator (2015 - 2018), Project: "Testing a computerized interactive stress management intervention in early stage cancer: A randomized controlled trial"
  • PhD fellow and project administrator (2009-2015), Project: Implementing Online Patient-Provider Communication into Clinical Practice: Implementation Research.
  • Research assistant (2008-2009), Center for shared decision making and collaborative research, Oslo University Hospital.
  • Manager (2005-2008), Section of clinical immunology and infectious diseases, Department of Medicine, Rikshospitalet
  • Instructor nurse (1997-2004), Section of clinical immunology and infectious diseases, Department of Medicine, Rikshospitalet
  • Nurse (1996-1997), Section of clinical immunology and infectious diseases. Department of Medicine, Rikshospitalet
  • Nurse (1996-1997), Department of Medicine, lung diseases, Fylkessjukehuset i Molde
  • Advisor/Nurse (1992-1995), Veksthuset Møre og Romsdal (Therapeutic society for drug addicts)

Grants/funding

Grant 2009051, South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority

Additional roles

Member of the committee of patient safety, Rikshospitalet (2005-2009)

Collaborators

  • Department of surgery, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand
  • Department of oncology, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø
  • Department of surgery, Vestfold Hospital, Tønsberg
  • The Norwegian Health Economics Administration (HELFO)

Research Groups

  • Center for Center for Shared Decision Making and Collaborative Care, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
  • Quality of Life and Health Economy , University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway 

Publications

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