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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
    Jussbygg II, Jekteviksbakken 31
  • 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

Journal articles
  • Grønvik, Taran; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2018. Complications associated with adolescent childbearing in Sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic literature review and metaanalysis. PLoS ONE. 13: 1-21. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0204327
  • 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. 15. doi: 10.1186/s12978-018-0590-8
  • 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. 20. doi: 10.7448/IAS.20.1.21498
  • 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. 12. 16 pages. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175228
  • 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. 18:604: 1-10. doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-2350-4
  • 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. 33: 263-281. doi: 10.1007/s12546-016-9172-1
  • 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. 11:e0148502. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0148502
  • 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. 16:7. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2668-3
  • 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. 17. 15 pages. doi: 10.1186/s13063-016-1682-9
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mæstad, Ottar. 2016. Barneekteskap – hvor finnes løsningene? På Høyden ( UiBs nettavis). Published 2016-04-19.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mæstad, Ottar. 2016. En redning for jentene. Klassekampen. Published 2016-04-19.
  • 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. 13:32. doi: 10.1186/s12963-015-0066-9
  • 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. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0141689
  • 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. 10:e0144843: 1-11. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144843
  • 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. 13:87. doi: 10.1186/s12939-014-0087-1
  • 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. 4: 1-14. doi: 10.1177/2158244014550616
  • 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. 20: 37-48. doi: http://doi.org/10.4038/jccpsl.v20i1.8069
  • 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. 2014:563143. 11 pages. doi: 10.1155/2014/563143
  • 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. 18: 184-185.
  • 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. 86: 9-16. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.02.036
  • 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. 81: 18-25. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.01.011
  • 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. 97: 210-219. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.07.033
  • 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. 8. 15 pages. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0064881
  • 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. 7. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0033652
  • 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. 12:438. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-438
  • Makasa, Mpundu; Buve, Anne; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2012. Etiological pattern of genital ulcers in Lusaka, Zambia: Has chancroid been eliminated? Sexually Transmitted Diseases. 39: 787-791. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31826ae97d
  • 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. 39: 173-181. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e31823b23a4
  • 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. 12. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-407
  • 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. 12. 1030. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-1030
  • 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. 12 pages. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-10
  • Fylkesnes, Knut; Jürgensen, Marte; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2011. Lokal kompetanse naudsynt for å førebyggje hiv. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 131: 1910-1912.
  • 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. 16: 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. 16: 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. 16: 272-273.
  • Makasa, Mpundu; Fylkesnes, Knut; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2011. Syphilis trends in Zambia: a 14-year observation. Tropical medicine & international health. 16: 63-63.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Dzekedzeke, Kumbutso; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2010. Prevalence and correlates of concurrent sexual partnerships in Zambia. Aids and Behavior. 14: 59-71. doi: 10.1007/s10461-008-9472-3
  • 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. 9. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-9-309
  • 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. 7: 2-11. doi: 10.1186/1478-4505-7-23
  • 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. 9. 11 pages. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-9-310
  • 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. 13: 171-179. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2007.01987.x
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Siziya, Seter; Fylkesnes, Knut. 2008. Lost opportunities in HIV prevention: programmes miss places where exposures are highest. BMC Public Health. 8. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-8-31
  • 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. 7. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-7-60
  • 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. 6. 12 pages. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-6-279
  • 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). 20: 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. 11: 917-928. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2006.01629
Reports and theses
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2008. Investigating trends in HIV transmission and risk factors in Zambia. 219 pages.
Book sections
  • Douladel, Willie; Van den Broeck, Jan; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2013. Managing the Informed Consent Process. Kap 16, pages 329-344. In:
    • Van den Broeck, Jan; Brestoff, Jonathan R. 2013. Epidemiology: Principles and Practical Guidelines. Elsevier. 621 pages. ISBN: 978-94-007-5988-6.
  • Van den Broeck, Jan; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Brestoff, Jonathan R. 2013. The Recruitment, Sampling, and Enrollment Plan. Kap 9, pages 171-196. In:
    • Van den Broeck, Jan; Brestoff, Jonathan R. 2013. Epidemiology: Principles and Practical Guidelines. Springer. 621 pages. ISBN: 978-94-007-5989-3.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Norheim, Ole Frithjof. 2011. Global helse: ulikhet, urettferdighet og sosiale helsedeterminanter. Kapittel 5, pages 77-90. In:
    • Mæland, John Gunnar; Haug, Kjell; Høyer, Georg; Krokstad, Steinar. 2011. Sosialmedisin. Gyldendal Norsk Forlag A/S. 293 pages. ISBN: 9788205399150.

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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)