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Ingvild Fossgard Sandøy

Professor, Research leader IGS; Deputy director CISMAC
  • E-mailIngvild.Sandoy@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 85 54+47 454 36 843
  • Visitor Address
    Overlege Danielsens hus, Årstadveien 21
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

HIV-epidemiology and prevention

Reproductive health in LMICs

Epidemiology

Evidence-based HIV prevention

HIV epidemiology

Evidence-based public health

Health effects of war and violent conflict

Data analysis in Stata and SPSS

Social security

Social inequalities in health

Systematic literature review

Academic article
  • Zulu, Joseph; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Moland, Karen Marie; Musonda, Patrick; Munsaka, Ecloss; Blystad, Astrid. 2019. The challenge of community engagement and informed consent in rural Zambia: an example from a pilot study. BMC Medical Ethics. 45.
  • Nakazwe, Chola; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2019. Contrasting HIV prevalence trends among young women and men in Zambia in the past 12 years: data from demographic and health surveys 2002–2014. BMC Infectious Diseases. 1-9.
  • Banda, Emmanuel; Svanemyr, Joar; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Goicolea, Isabel; Zulu, Joseph M. 2019. Acceptability of an economic support component to reduce early pregnancy and school dropout in Zambia: a qualitative case study. Global health action. 1-8.
  • Zulu, Joseph M.; Goicolea, Isabel; Kinsman, John; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Blystad, Astrid; Mulubwa, Chama; Makasa, Mpundu; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Musonda, Patrick; Hurtig, Anna-Karin. 2018. Community based interventions for strengthening adolescent sexual reproductive health and rights: how can they be integrated and sustained? A realist evaluation protocol from Zambia. Reproductive Health.
  • Kibira, Simon Peter; Atuyambe, Lynn Muhimbuura; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Makumbi, Fredrick Edward; Daniel, Marguerite. 2017. “Now that you are circumcised, you cannot have first sex with your wife”: post circumcision sexual behaviours and beliefs among men in Wakiso district, Uganda. Journal of the International AIDS Society.
  • Kibira, Simon Peter; Daniel, Marguerite; Atuyambe, Lynn Muhimbuura; Makumbi, Fredrick Edward; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2017. Exploring drivers for safe male circumcision: Experiences with health education and understanding of partial HIV protection among newly circumcised men in Wakiso, Uganda. PLOS ONE. 16 pages.
  • Mori, Amani Thomas; Kampata, Linda Milimo; Musonda, Patrick; Johansson, Kjell Arne; Robberstad, Bjarne; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2017. Cost-benefit and extended cost-effectiveness analysis of a comprehensive adolescent pregnancy prevention program in Zambia: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial. Trials. 1-10.
  • Hegdahl, Hanne Keyser; Fylkesnes, Knut; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2016. Sex differences in HIV prevalence persist over time: Evidence from 18 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. PLOS ONE.
  • Banda, Richard; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut; Janssen, Fanny. 2016. Lifetime risk of pregnancy-related death among Zambian women: district-level estimates from the 2010 census. Journal of Population Research. 263-281.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mudenda, Mweetwa; Zulu, Joseph; Munsaka, Ecloss; Blystad, Astrid; Makasa, Mpundu; Mæstad, Ottar; Tungodden, Bertil; Jakobs, Choolwe; Kampata, Linda Milimo; Fylkesnes, Knut; Svanemyr, Joar; Moland, Karen Marie; Banda, Richard; Musonda, Patrick. 2016. Effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme on early childbearing, marriage and school dropout among adolescent girls in rural Zambia: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial. Trials. 15 pages.
  • Kibira, Simon Peter; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Daniel, Marguerite; Atuyambe, Lynn Muhimbuura; Makumbi, Fredrick Edward. 2016. A comparison of sexual risk behaviours and HIV seroprevalence among circumcised and uncircumcised men before and after implementation of the safe male circumcision programme in Uganda Global health. BMC Public Health.
  • Kibira, Simon P. S.; Makumbi, Fredrick; Daniel, Marguerite; Atuyambe, Lynn M.; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2015. Sexual risk behaviours and willingness to be circumcised among uncircumcised adult men in Uganda. PLOS ONE. 1-11.
  • Banda, Richard; Fylkesnes, Knut; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2015. Rural-urban differentials in pregnancy-related mortality in Zambia: Estimates using data collected in a census. Population Health Metrics.
  • Banda, Richard; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut; Janssen, Fanny. 2015. Impact of Pregnancy-Related Deaths on Female Life Expectancy in Zambia: Application of Life Table Techniques to Census Data. PLOS ONE.
  • Nilsen, Cecilie Ravndal; Østbye, Truls; Daltveit, Anne Kjersti; Mmbaga, Blandina Theophil; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2014. Trends in and socio-demographic factors associated with caesarean section at a Tanzanian referral hospital, 2000 to 2013. International Journal for Equity in Health.
  • Wijeratne, Monika; Seneviratne, R. De. A.; Gunawardena, N.S.; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2014. Prevalence of peer violence among 13-15 year old adolescents in Sri Lankan Schools. Journal of the College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka. 37-48.
  • Wijeratne, Monika; Seneviratne, Rohini; Gunawardena, Nalika; Østbye, Truls; Lynch, Catherine; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2014. Development of the Sri Lankan early teenagers' violence inventory: An instrument to measure peer violence in schools. BioMed Research International. 11 pages.
  • Wijeratne, Monika Priyadarshani; Seneviratne, Rohini; Gunawardena, Nalika; Lynch, Catherine; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Østbye, Truls. 2014. Correlates of peer violence among 13-15 year olds in Gampaha district schools in Sri-Lanka: Findings from a comparison between violent and non-violent adolescents. Sage Open. 1-14.
  • Jürgensen, Marte; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Fylkesnes, Knut Martin; Mwangala, Sheila; Blystad, Astrid. 2013. The seven Cs of the high acceptability of home-based VCT: Results from a mixed methods approach in Zambia. Social Science and Medicine. 210-219.
  • Fylkesnes, Knut; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Jürgensen, Marte; Chipimo, Peter Jay; Mwangala, Sheila; Michelo, Charles Cheembo. 2013. Strong effects of home-based voluntary HIV counselling and testing on acceptance and equity: A cluster randomised trial in Zambia. Social Science and Medicine. 9-16.
  • Jürgensen, Marte; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2013. Effects of home-based Voluntary Counselling and Testing on HIV-related stigma: Findings from a cluster-randomized trial in Zambia. Social Science and Medicine. 18-25.
  • Kayeyi, Nkomba; Fylkesnes, Knut; Wiium, Nora; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2013. Decline in sexual risk behaviours among young people in Zambia (2000-2009): Do neighbourhood contextual effects play a role? PLOS ONE. 15 pages.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Zyaambo, Cosmas; Michelo, Charles; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2012. Targeting condom distribution at high risk places increases condom utilization. Evidence from an intervention study in Livingstone, Zambia. BMC Public Health. 12 pages.
  • Makasa, Mpundu; Fylkesnes, Knut; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2012. Risk factors, healthcare-seeking and sexual behaviour among patients with genital ulcers in Zambia. BMC Public Health.
  • Leta, Tesfaye Hordofa; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2012. Factors affecting voluntary HIV counselling and testing among men in Ethiopia: a cross-sectional survey. BMC Public Health.
  • Makasa, Mpundu; Buve, Anne; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2012. Etiological pattern of genital ulcers in Lusaka, Zambia: Has chancroid been eliminated? Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 787-791.
  • Makasa, Mpundu; Fylkesnes, Knut; Michelo, Charles; Kayeyi, Nkomba; Chirwa, Ben; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2012. Declining syphilis trends in concurrence with HIV declines among pregnant women in Zambia: observations over fourteen years of national surveillance. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 173-181.
  • Kayeyi, Nkomba; Fylkesnes, Knut; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Makasa, Mpundu; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2012. Decline in HIV Prevalence among Young Women in Zambia: National-Level Estimates of Trends Mask Geographical and Socio-Demographic Differences. PLOS ONE.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Blystad, Astrid; Shayo, Elizabeth H; Makundi, Emmanuel Alphayo; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Zulu, Joseph; Byskov, Jens. 2012. Condom availability in high risk places and condom use: a study at district level in Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia. BMC Public Health. 1030.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Dzekedzeke, Kumbutso; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2010. Prevalence and correlates of concurrent sexual partnerships in Zambia. Aids and Behavior. 59-71.
  • Tuba, Mary; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Bloch, Paul; Byskov, Jens. 2010. Fairness and legitimacy of decisions during delivery of malaria services and ITN interventions in zambia. Malaria Journal.
  • Kayeyi, Nkomba; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2009. Effects of neighbourhood-level educational attainment on HIV prevalence among young women in Zambia. BMC Public Health. 11 pages.
  • Byskov, Jens; Bloch, Paul; Blystad, Astrid; Hurtig, Anna-Karin; Fylkesnes, Knut; Kamuzora, Peter; Kombe, Yeri; Kvåle, Gunnar; Marchal, Bruno; Martin, Douglas K.; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Ndawi, Benedict; Ngulube, Thabale J.; Nyamongo, Isaac; Olsen, Øystein Evjen; Onyango-Ouma, Washington; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Shayo, Elizabeth H.; Silwamba, Gavin; Songstad, Nils Gunnar; Tuba, Mary. 2009. Accountable priority setting for trust in health systems - the need for research into a new approach for strengthening sustainable health action in developing countries. Health Research Policy and Systems. 2-11.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Siziya, Seter; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2008. Lost opportunities in HIV prevention: programmes miss places where exposures are highest. BMC Public Health.
  • Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2008. Antenatal clinic HIV data found to underestimate actual prevalence declines: evidence from Zambia. Tropical medicine & international health. 171-179.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Siziya, Seter; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2007. Associations between sexual behaviour change among young people and decline in HIV prevalence in Zambia. BMC Public Health.
  • Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Dzekedzeke, Kumbutso; Siziya, Seter; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2006. Steep HIV prevalence declines among young people in selected Zambian communities: population-based observations (1995–2003). BMC Public Health. 12 pages.
  • Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2006. Marked HIV prevalence declines in higher educated young people: evidence from population-based surveys (1995-2003) in Zambia. AIDS (London). 1031-1038.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Kvåle, Gunnar; Michelo, Charles Cheembo; Fylkesnes, Knut Martin. 2006. Antenatal clinic-based HIV prevalence in Zambia: Declining trends but sharp local contrasts in young women. Tropical medicine & international health. 917-928.
Lecture
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2016. Tenåringsgraviditeter, barneekteskap og skolefrafall.
Popular scientific lecture
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2016. Tenåringsgraviditeter, barneekteskap og skolefrafall i Zambia.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Michelo, Charles Cheembo. 2012. Effects of condom distribution and youth peer education in high risk places in Livingstone on condom utilization.
Academic lecture
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2018. Unconditional cash transfer, and school and community interventions to prevent early pregnancy and child marriage in Zambia: Preliminary findings from the Research Initiative to Support the Empowerment of girls (RISE) trial.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2016. The effectivness of a girl empowerment programme on early childbearing marriage and school dropout in Zambia A cluster randomized trial.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2016. Reducing early childbearing, marriage and school dropout in rural Zambia A cluster randomized trial.
Masters thesis
  • Kampata, Linda Milimo. 2013. Individual and community level factors predicting condom use at last sexual encounter in the general population of a rural Zambian district.
Popular scientific article
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mæstad, Ottar. 2016. Barneekteskap – hvor finnes løsningene? På Høyden ( UiBs nettavis).
Feature article
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Lie, Anne Helene Kveim. 2018. Felles læringsutbyttebeskrivelser for samfunnsmedisinsk undervisning for medisinstudenter . Michael quarterly : publication series of the Norwegian Medical Society. 323-327.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mæstad, Ottar. 2016. En redning for jentene. Klassekampen.
  • Fylkesnes, Knut; Jürgensen, Marte; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2011. Lokal kompetanse naudsynt for å førebyggje hiv. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1910-1912.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Kibira, Simon Peter. 2017. Male circumcision, sexual risk behaviour and HIV infection in Uganda. A mixed methods study among men age 15-59 years.
  • Banda, Richard. 2016. Measuring maternal mortality in a context of deficient vital registration systems: use of population census in Zambia.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2008. Investigating trends in HIV transmission and risk factors in Zambia.
Interview
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; rokkan, lisa aase; Brendbekken, Audun. 2017. ALLE GODE TING ER TO.
  • Stendsvand, Elin Espe; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2016. Mer kunnskap skal redusere tenåringsgraviditeter.
  • Engebretsen, Ingunn Marie S.; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2015. Nedprioritert forskning. Bærekraft: Forskning og høyere utdanning er en klok måte å investere i den globale framtiden på.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Norheim, Ole Frithjof. 2011. Global helse: ulikhet, urettferdighet og sosiale helsedeterminanter. 14 pages.
Abstract
  • Banda, R; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2013. Measuring maternal mortality in a census: results of the Zambia 2010 Census of Population and Housing. Tropical medicine & international health. 184-185.
  • Makasa, Mpundu; Fylkesnes, Knut; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2011. Syphilis trends in Zambia: a 14-year observation. Tropical medicine & international health. 63-63.
  • Jürgensen, Marte; Michelo, C; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2011. Reduction in HIV-related stigma: findings from a cluster-randomized trial in Zambia. Tropical medicine & international health. 158-159.
  • Jürgensen, Marte; Michelo, C; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2011. Home-based voluntary HIV counseling and testing yields very high uptake compared to clinic-based: results from a cluster-randomized trial in Zambia. Tropical medicine & international health. 158-158.
  • Kayeyi, Nkomba; Fylkesnes, Knut; Makasa, Mpundu; Michelo, Charles; Banda, R; Kamocha, S; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2011. Convincing HIV prevalence declines in Zambia among young people (15-24 years): analysis and review of different data sources. Tropical medicine & international health. 272-273.
Poster
  • Chola, Nakazwe; Michelo, Charles; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2017. Increasing HIV prevalence among young men but not among young women in Zambia in the past 12 years, Data from Demographic and Health Surveys .
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mudenda, Mweetwa; Zulu, Joseph M.; Munsaka, Ecloss; Blystad, Astrid; Makasa, Mpundu; Mæstad, Ottar; Tungodden, Bertil; Jacobs, Choolwe; Kampata, Linda Milimo; Fylkesnes, Knut; Svanemyr, Joar; Moland, Karen Marie; Banda, Richard; Musonda, Patrick. 2017. High participation in cluster randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme in rural Zambia .
  • Grønvik, Taran; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2017. Complications associated with adolescent childbearing in Sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis .
  • Kampata, Linda Milimo; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2017. Adolescent childbearing in Zambia: multilevel analysis of individual and community level factors.
  • Banda, Richard; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2013. Measuring Maternal Mortality Via a Census: Results of the Zambia 2010 Census of Population and Housing.
  • Banda, Richard; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2013. Measuring Maternal Mortality Via a Census: Results of the Zambia 2010 Census of Population and Housing.
  • Kayeyi, Nkomba; Fylkesnes, Knut Martin; Wiium, Nora; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2012. Declines in Sexual Risk Behaviours among Young People in Zambia (2000 – 2009): Do Neighbourhood Contextual Effects Play a Role?
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Zyaambo, Cosmas Mudenda; Michelo, Charles; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2011. Targeting condom distribution at high risk places increases condom utilization. Evidence from an intervention study in Livingstone, Zambia.
  • Tuba, Mary; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Svensen, Erling; Michelo, Charles; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2010. “I will also tell my mother”: Clients’, lay and professional counsellors’ perspectives on consent procedures for HIV testing in Zambia.
  • Tuba, Mary; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Byskov, Jens; Bloch, Paul; Michelo, Charles; Siziya, Seter; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2010. Assessing Influences of ITN Availability on Trust in Malaria Prevention in Zambia.
  • Tuba, Mary; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Svensen, Erling; Michelo, Charles; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2009. Inreasing acceptability of participation in HIV research: the role of social mobilization in a trial in Zambia.
Academic literature review
  • Grønvik, Taran; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2018. Complications associated with adolescent childbearing in Sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic literature review and metaanalysis. 1-21.
Chapter
  • Van den Broeck, Jan; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Brestoff, Jonathan R. 2013. The Recruitment, Sampling, and Enrollment Plan. 171-196. In:
    • Van den Broeck, Jan; Brestoff, Jonathan R. 2013. Epidemiology: Principles and Practical Guidelines. Springer.
  • Douladel, Willie; Van den Broeck, Jan; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2013. Managing the Informed Consent Process. 329-344. In:
    • Van den Broeck, Jan; Brestoff, Jonathan R. 2013. Epidemiology: Principles and Practical Guidelines. Elsevier.

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Edited

Salvage J, Rowson M, Melf K and Sandøy I (eds). The Medical Peace Work textbook, 2nd edition, Course 4: Structural violence and the underlying causes of violent conflict. London, Medact. Available at www.medicalpeacework.org.

PhD, MD

CISMAC (Centre for Intervention Science in Maternal and Child Health) See https://www.cismac.org/

NORPART Strengthening Health systems and health care Implementation through Network based graduate training and research Education in Zambia (BERGUNZA-SHINE)