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Thorkild Tylleskär

Professor, og barnelege, MD, PhD, MA ved Centre for International Health
  • E-postThorkild.Tylleskar@uib.no
  • Telefon+47 55 58 85 62+47 480 74 410
  • Besøksadresse
    Overlege Danielsens hus, Årstadveien 21
    Rom 
    526
  • Postadresse
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

Ongoing projects: 

Main collaborating countries: 

  • Uganda
  • Kenya
  • Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo Kinshasa)
  • Zambia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Mozambique
  • Burkina Faso

 His main areas are: 

  • Global Health
  • Child Health
  • Global Nutrition
  • HIV
  • Information and Communication Technology in Health Sciences

He is the Chairperson of the Board of the Norwegian Research School of Global Health. He was a member of the Faculty Board of the Faculty of Medicine 2013-2017.

Publications in PubMed

Google Scholar Profile 

 

Bøker
  • Tylleskär, Thorkild; Norheim, Ole Frithjof. 2013. Consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing hiv infection. Recommendations for a public health approach. 267 sider. ISBN: 9789241505727.
  • Lindstrand, Ann; Bergström, Staffan; Rosling, Hans; Rubenson, Birgitta; Stenson, Bo; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2006. Global Health: An introductory textbook. 326 sider. ISBN: 9144021984.
  • Waruru, Anthony Kabui; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2002. Nutrition in Africa 2. (A CD-based interactive training material for African university students in nutrition).
Rapporter/avhandlinger
  • Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2008. WHO expert consultation on new and emeging evidenc eon the use of antiretroviral drugs for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV. World Health Organization, Geneva. 2 sider.
Bokkapitler
  • Tylleskär, Thorkild; Tshala-Katumbay, Désiré. 2015. Konzo: A permanent, non-progressive motor neuron disorder. 37, sider 379-388. I:
    • Chopra, Jagjit S.; Sawhney, Inder M.S. 2015. Neurology in tropics. Elsevier. 998 sider. ISBN: 9788131242322.
  • Klungsøyr, Jørn Ivar; Tylleskar, Thorkild; MacLeod, Bruce; Bagyenda, Paul; Chen, Weiqin; Wakholi, Peter. 2008. OMEVAC – Open Mobile Electronic Vaccine Trials, an interdisciplinary project to improve quality of vaccine trials in lowresource settings. 8, sider 36-44. I:
    • Pettersson, John S. 2008. Proceedings of The 1st International Conference on M4D Mobile Communication Technology for Development. 176 sider. ISBN: 978-91-7063-221-1.
  • Diop, Amadou Gallo; Millogo, Isidore Obot; Thiam, Ismael; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2007. Neurological disorders associated with malnutrition. Kapittel 3:6, sider 111-126. I:
    • Aarli, Johan Arild; Dua, Tarun; Janca, Aleksandar; Muscetta, Anna. 2007. Neurological disorders – public health challenges. 229 sider. ISBN: 978-92-4-156336-9.
  • Klungsøyr, Jørn Ivar; Skjørestad, Stian; Chen, Weiqin; Tylleskär, Thorkild. 2005. Using Mobile Technology for Data Collection. 13, sider 181-194. I:
    • Tessem, Bjørnar; Iden, Jon; Christensen, Gunnar E. 2005. Norsk konferanse for organisasjoners bruk av IT - NOKOBIT 2005. 268 sider. ISBN: 82-8033-026-7.

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  • MA, African Linguistics, Sorbonne, Paris, France, 1987               
  • MD: University Medical Degree, Uppsala University, 1988
  • PhD: Doctor of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, 1994 
  • Specialist in Paediatrics, 2001               

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