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Migration health 

Minority health

Primary health care

Inequalities in health

Access to health care services


Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2020. The effect of physiotherapy group intervention in reducing pain disorders and mental health symptoms among syrian refugees: A randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH). 15 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Health status and use of medication and their association with migration related exposures among Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Norway: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. 1-9.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Changes in self-rated health and quality of life among Syrian refugees migrating to Norway: a prospective longitudinal study . International Journal for Equity in Health. 1-9.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Changes in health among Syrian refugees along their migration trajectories from Lebanon to Norway: a prospective cohort study. Public Health. 240-245.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Two interventions to treat pain disorders and post-traumatic symptoms among Syrian refugees: protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 1-9.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Global Health Inequality: Comparing Inequality-Adjusted Life Expectancy over Time. Public Health Ethics. 188-211.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Disease control priorities for neglected tropical diseases: lessons from priority ranking based on the quality of evidence, cost effectiveness, severity of disease, catastrophic health expenditures, and loss of productivity. Developing World Bioethics. 132-141.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Jeg tør ikke føde igjen! Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 174-175.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Er kroniske smerter relatert til opplevelse av sammenheng blant syriske flyktninger? .
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2020. Søvn hos syriske flyktninger under flukt og etter bosetting i Norge: en kohortstudie.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Forandringer i røykevaner og bruk av alkohol under migrasjon – en kohortstudie blant syriske flyktninger i Libanon og i Norge.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Effect of group treatment on physical inactivity among Syrian refugees with pain disorders and/or post-traumatic symptoms. A randomised controlled trial.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Access to healthcare and self-rated health among refugees in transit in Lebanon and after arrival in Norway.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Stillesitting blant syriske flyktninger i to ulike faser i migrasjonsprosessen.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Sosial støtte i en presset livssituasjon – en undersøkelse blant voksne syriske flyktninger i Libanon og Norge.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Self Rated Health among Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Norway – a cross sectional study. European Journal of Public Health.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Chronic pain and migration-related factors among Syrian refugees: a cross-sectional study. European Journal of Public Health.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Reported pain and use of painkillers among Syrian refugees at various stages in the migration process . European Journal of Public Health.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Access to healthcare and unmet health needs among Syrian asylum seekers in transit and at arrival in Norway. European Journal of Public Health.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Non-communicable diseases and use of medication among Syrian refugees: a prospective cohort study .

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Changes in health among Syrian asylum seekers and refugees in different migration phases (PhD project, supervisors Esperanza Diaz, Bernadette Kumar, Lars Thore Fadnes)

- PhD Candidate, University of Bergen (Norway), 2017 -

- Qualification program for general practitioners (Norway), 2012 -

- Cand.med. University of Bergen (Norway), 2004 - 2011

- Intern, The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) (Jordan), 2010

- Development studies, Univeristy College of Oslo (Norway), 2004 - 2006