Elin Børøsund

Senior researcher

Email
Elin.Borosund@rr-research.no
Phone
+47 23 06 60 10/ +47 97 59 05 31
Visiting address
Klaus Torgårdsvei 3A, third floor
N-0372 Oslo
Norway
Postal address
Center for Shared Decision Making and Collaborative Care Research
Oslo University Hostipal HF Division of Medicine
Sogn Arena
Box 4950 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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