Lise Solberg Nes

Center Director, Head of Research

Email
lise.solberg.nes@rr-research.no
Phone
+47 23 06 60 04 / +47 91 33 23 41
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
Box 4950 Nydalen
Sogn Arena
N-0424 Oslo
Norway

Current positions

  • Center Director & Head of Research, Center for Shared Decision Making and Collaborative Care Research, Department of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine & Science, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
  • Senior Scientist, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Education/training

  • Post-doctoral Fellowship, Medical Psychology, Clinical Health Psychology (2011) Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN
  • Ph.D Clinical Psychology (2009) University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
  • Pre-doctoral Internship. Clinical Psychology, Medical/Health Psychology (2008-2009) University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Masters of Science. Psychology (2004) University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
  • Bachelor of Arts. Major: Psychology. Minor: Philosophy. Departmental Honors, Summa Cum Laude (2002) University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
  • Undergrad. courses. Philosophy, Jurisprudence (1993-1996) University of Oslo, Oslo Norway

Research Interests

My research focuses on the psychological and physiological impact of self-regulation, that is, people’s ability to exercise control and guide or alter reactions and behavior. I have been examining the psychological and physiological impact of self-regulatory deficits in cancer and chronic multi-symptom related illnesses. Other research interests include quality of life, coping, adherence, personality and individual difference, and health behaviors.

Licensure

  • Licensed Psychologist in the state of Minnesota, USA LP# 5326 12/17/2010
  • Licensed (autorisert) Psychologist in Norway ID# 006164110 06/06/2013
  • European Certificate in Psychology - EuroPsy Clinical Psychologist Reg. # NO-007377-201312 12/23/201312/19/2013

Clinical Interests

A PhD psychologist by training, my clinical interests are focused on patients faced with a wide variety of acute or chronic medical illnesses. I have specialized in working with cancer, transplantation (blood and marrow as well as solid organ), and chronic pain patients and their families. Other clinical interests include: coping with new medical diagnoses and ongoing treatment, chronic illness, physical illness and rehabilitation, adherence, stress management, effect of illness on family members and caregivers, and end of life or palliative care issues.

Grants/ Funding

2017-2021: Research Council of Norway # 256574/H10. “Living well with chronic pain: using person-centered e-health design to support self-management (ePAIN)”

2018: Oslo University Hospital, Oslo University Hospital Innovation grant: #2602-2018“eChange: Using eHealth design to facilitate lasting health behavior change”

2015-2018: Norwegian Cancer Society (Kreftforeningen). # 4602492-2013. "Testing a computerized interactive stress management intervention in early stage cancer: A randomized controlled trial"

2010-2011: St. Mary’s Sponsorship Research Grant Award, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

2010-2011: Departmental Small Grant Award, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

2007-2009: General Clinic Research Center research support grant (Dissertation), University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

2001: Undergraduate research and creativity grant, University of Kentucky

Awards and Honorary/Appointed positions

  • 2016-> Innovation Committee member, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
  • 2015-> Leaderteam leader, Center for Shared Decision Making and Collaborative Care Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
  • 2015-> Leaderteam member, Division of Medicine, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway.
  • 2012-2015: Leaderteam member, Center for Shared Decision Making and Collaborative Care Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
  • 2011-2012: Training Committee Member, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • 2011: American Psychosocial Oncology Society Fellowship Award
  • 2010-2011: Breast Cancer Survivorship and Wellness Task Force Member, Department of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • 2010-2011: Research Committee Member, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
  • 2008: Jesse G. Harris Memorial Scholarship Dissertation Award, University of Kentucky
  • 2008: Exceptional Clinical Performance Award, Department of Psychology, University ofKentucky
  • 2007-2008: Dissertation Year Fellowship, University of Kentucky
  • 2006-2007: Presidential Graduate Fellowship, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
  • 2004: Positive Psychology Fellow, the 3rd Intl. Positive Psychology Summit, Washington, DC
  • 2003: Positive Psychology Fellow, the 2nd Intl. Positive Psychology Summit, Washington, DC
  • 2003-2009: Student Merit Travel Award, University of Kentucky
  • 2002: James Miller Award for Outstanding Honors Poster Presentation, University of Kentucky
  • 2001: Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • 2001: Golden Key International Honor Society
  • 2000: Psi Chi, national honor society in psychology

Journal ad hoc reviewer/Conference abstract reviewer

Basic and Applied Social Psychology

Blood and Lymphatic Cancer: Targets and Therapy

Emotion

European Journal of Cancer Care

European Journal of Personality

European Journal of Social Psychology

International Journal of Behavioral Medicine

International Journal for the Psychology of Religion

Journal of Behavioral Medicine

Journal of Clinical Oncology

Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology

Journal of Happiness Studies

Journal of Health Psychology

Journal of Personality

Journal of Personality & Social Psychology: Personality Processes & Individual Differences

Journal of Positive Psychology
Journal of Psychosomatic Research

Journal of Research in Personality

Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology

Psychological Reports – Perceptual and Motor Skills

Psycho-Oncology

Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, & Policy

Psychosomatic Medicine

 

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