LEFO - Legeforskningsinstituttet

Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession

IPOQ 2018 - 5th Nordic Research Conference

Presentations of current Nordic research/projects

In addition to the seminar with keynote lectures and plenary discussion there were presentations of 11 current research projects from Danish, Swedish and Norwegian researchers.
15. november 2017

We had scheduled time for discussion after each presentation and for group discussions.  

Short presentations (name of the authors/presenters are in italic):

  • "General practitioner burnout in relation to self-assessed workability and patients’ change of practice" Karen Busk Nørøxe, MD, PhD student, Anette Fischer Pedersen, Flemming Bro, Peter Vedsted. Research Unit for General Practice, Aarhus University, Denmark.
    • "Alternative value configuration models in healthcare and its effect on professional fulfillment" Christian Gadolin, PhD, lecturer in Business Administration, School of Business, University of Skövde, Thomas Andersson, University of Skövde, Andreas Hellström, Chalmers University of Technology, Erik Eriksson, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.
    • "The impact of neoliberalism and New Public Management on the quality of working life in general and specifically on the healthcare rehabilitation" Jonathan Benelbaz, Phd student and licenced psychologist, Laboratoire de Psychologie Clinique, Psychopathologie, Psychanalyse (PCPP) – Boulogne Billancourt, France.
    • "The rhetoric of medical certificates of work incapacity: a qualitative document text analysis" Guri Aarseth, MD, PhD candidate, Department of General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Bård Natvig, Department of General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Eivind Engebretsen, Departments of Community Medicine and Global Health, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Anne HK Lie, Department of Health Sciences, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Norway.
    • "Changing to improve? Organizational change and changeoriented leadership in hospitals"  Olaug Øygarden, PhD candidate, Espen Olsen, Aslaug Mikkelsen, University of Stavanger – UiS Business School, Norway.
    • "Personality traits and physician mental health and well-being: a review" Reidar Tyssen, MD, PhD, professor, Department of Behavioural Sciences in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Norway.
    • "What perspectives on quality of care are emphasized by medical patients after implementation of a physician-led team triage in the Emergency department?" Anne Grethe Attestog, Siri F. Aasen, both RN, Master in intensive care, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway.
    • "Medical students attitudes and expectations regarding future work-related conditions after the 2016 conflict between Akademikerne (the Federation of Norwegian Professional Associations) and Spekter (the Employers´ Association)", Sander Kvammen Fimland, medical student, University of Bergen, Andreas Sorte Kjenås, medical student, University of Bergen, Margrethe Aase Schaufel, MD, PhD, Haukeland University Hospital, Karin Isaksson Rø, MD, PhD, LEFO – Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession, Norway.
    • "How medical models shape general practitioners’ understanding and handling of medically unexplained symptoms: A focus group study" Erik B. Rasmussen, PhD candidate in sociology, Centre for the Study of Professions, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Karin Isaksson Rø, MD, PhD, LEFO – Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession, Norway.
    • "Interplays between organizational factors, professional fulfillment and the quality of care. Engaging hospital physicians using an interactive research model" Fredrik Bååthe, MSc, PhD Medical Sciences, guest researcher/post-doc LEFO – Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession, Karin Isaksson Rø, MD, PhD, Director LEFO, Berit Bringedal, Sociologist, PhD, Senior Researcher, LEFO, Judith Rosta, Sociologist, PhD, Senior Researcher LEFO, Norway.
    • "Between professional values, social regulations and patient preferences: Medical doctors' perceptions of ethical dilemmas" Berit Bringedal, sociologist, PhD, senior researcher, LEFO  – Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession, Karin Isaksson Rø, LEFO, Morten Magelsen, Centre for Medical Ethics, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Reidun Førde, Centre for Medical Ethics, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Olaf G. Aasland, senior researcher, LEFO, Norway.

The oral presentations of current research took place: Monday 22 January 10:30 – 15:00 (Conference Day 1) and Tuesday 23 January 8:30 – 14:00 (Conference Day 2).