Eivind Ness-Jensen

Eivind Ness-Jensen

Affiliated to research

About me

I am Affiliated Researcher at KI working with aetiology, occurrence and prevention of upper gastrointestinal diseases and cancers, using Norwegian and Swedish population-based studies and national registries.

I am also Consultant in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Internal Medicine at Levanger Hospital, Nord-Trøndelag Hospital Trust, in Levanger, Norway, and Associate Professor in Medicine at NTNU, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Levanger/Trondheim, Norway.

I have done my Ph.D. at NTNU on the epidemiology of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD) using a large prospective cohort study from Norway, the HUNT study, and my Postdoc was done at KI on the epidemiology of Barrett's oesophagus and oesophageal adenocarcinoma.

Please see my NTNU profile for more information about me: https://www.ntnu.edu/employees/eivind.ness-jensen.


M.D. – University of Oslo – 2005 Ph.D. – Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim – 2014