Øivind Fredvik Torkildsen

PhD

Consultant Neurologist and Professor, Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital

Bergen, Norway

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

2010

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

University of Bergen (UiB)

Title: Environmental risk factors for multiple sclerosis

1998-2004

Medical school (cand. med)

University of Bergen (UiB)

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2016-

 

2014-

2011-2016

Consultant Neurologist and Professor, Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital

Professor, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen

Resident in Neurology and Senior Research Fellow (50/50), Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital

2009-2011

Resident in Neurology, Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital

2007-2009

Research Fellow, Norwegian Multiple Sclerosis Competence Centre

2006-2007

Lieutenant, Royal Norwegian Coastguard

2005-2006

Intern Internal Medicine, Surgery and community practice, Stavanger University Hospital and Bjerkreim Municipality

 

HONOURS/GRANTS

2017

2014

2014

2012

2012

2012

ACTRIMS, Educational Grant Award

Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS meeting, Educational Grant Award

Research grant from Odd Fellow, Norway

Forsbergs and Aulies grant

Søren Falch and øienlæge Sigurd Falchs award for young researchers

Research grant from Odd Fellow, Norway

2011

Investigators award in neuroimmunology from European Federation of the Neurological Sciences (EFNS)

2008, 2009,2011

Travel grant from the European Council for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ECTRIMS)

2008

Award for best research presentation at the yearly meeting of the Norwegian Neurological Association.

2007

Research grant from Biogen

2003

University of Bergen scholarship

2002 and 2003

Meltzers høyskolefonn scholarship