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Researcher profile

TARJEI RYSSTAD

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Current appointment

Associate professor

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Area of interest

Musculoskeletal pain | Work disability | Prognosis research | Methodology

RESEARCHER BIO

Tarjei is an associate professor at the Faculty of Health Sciences at Oslo Metropolitan University. He completed his Master's degree in Physiotherapy Sciences in 2015 from the University of Bergen, and his PhD in 2024 at OsloMet.

 

Tarjei is a physiotherapist who has worked in primary care with patients with musculoskeletal pain disorders. Since 2010 he has been a lecturer at the Department of Physiotherapy at Oslo Metropolitan University. 

Tarjei's PhD research focused on the prognosis of workers on sick leave due to musculoskeletal disorders within the MI-NAV project. 

Follow Tarjei's research work on Google Scholar

CURRENT PROJECTS

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MI-NAV PROJECT

Work disability and musculoskeletal pain 

Can Motivational Interviewing facilitate Return-to-Work in sick-listed people with musculoskeletal disorders? Read more about the project here

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