Research Group for Pregnancy, Fetal Development and Birth

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Torvid Kiserud is a Senior Professor in obstetrics and gynecology, still active in research and education, and may give a hand in clinical problems when requested. Keywords: fetal medicine, perinatal medicine, obstetrics, gynecological fistulas, obstetric fistulas, global health, obstetric emergencies, maternal health, fetal growth, growth velocity, fetal growth-restriction, macrosomia, diabetic effect, fetal circulation, fetal physiology, DOHaD, ultrasound, Doppler, fetal hemodynamics, ductus venosus, umbilical circulation, umbilical distribution, fetal liver circulation, fetal cerebral circulation, fetal echo, cardiac output. Present projects: CONIMPREG longitudinal study of development from preconception to childhood; WHO multinational fetal growth study; Transition at birth of hepatic, cardiac and cerebral circulation (PhD-proj. Bjarkø, UoO); Anatomy and physiology of fetal adrenal glands (PhD-proj. Bergøy). Scientific production: 185 publications with h-index 40 (Science Citation Index, Clarivate). Other issues: Appointments? Yes; Honorary positions? Yes; Honorary memberships? Yes; Awards/Prizes? Yes; Happy? Think so.

Email: Torvid.Kiserud@uib.no (backup: torvid@me.com); mobile +47 98464110