Doctoral degrees 2017-2023


Helen Maria Johannessen
Body fluid identification and transfer mechanisms affecting activity level reporting in sexual assault cases
Principal Supervisor: Ane Elida Fonneløp

Jan Mario Breen
Fatalities and severely injured occupants in motor vehicle collisions – the causation, injury mechanisms and the significance of safety measures: Thesis based on a prospective study of young adults involved in severe motor vehicle collisions and retrospective review of autopsy records
Principal Supervisor: Arne Stray-Pedersen


Johanna Marie Lundesgaard Eidahl
Postmortem evaluation of brain edema - Possibl​​e significance for the study of sudden unexplained​ ​death in infants and small childeren - A physical, radiological, immunohistochemical and genetic approach
Principal Supervisor: Siri Hauge Opdal


Mette Kongstorp
Long-term effects of prenatal exposure to methadone and buprenorphine on cognitive functioning: Animal studies of behavior, pharmacokinetics, neonatal outcomes, and neurobiological effects
Principal Supervisor: Jannike Mørch Andersen

Jan Toralf Fosen​​
Ethyl​ glucuronide in hair and nail as a biomarker of alcohol consumption
Principal Supervisor: Gudrun Høiseth

Anja Valen
Psycoactive substance use and other driver-related risk factors: trends and crash characteristics
Principal Supervisor: Hallvard Gjerde​


Nino Lomia
Mortality in women of Reproductive age in Georgia: Leading Causes and Socio-demographic Determinants
Principal Supervisor: Arne Stray-Pedersen

Knut Hjelmeland
​Zopiclone impairment - Characterization and measurement in an experimental study
Principal Supervisor: Gudrun Høiseth​

Marianne Skov-Skov Bergh
Fentanyl Analogs: Development of Bioanalytical Methods for Forensic Case Work and Studies of Metabolism and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Principal Supervisor: Åse Marit Leere Øiestad​

Ragnhild Elén Gjulem Jamt
Psykoactive substanve use among drivers in a rural area - studies of prevalence, risk of road traffic crash involvement and driver characteristics
Principal Supervisor: Stig Tore Bogstrand

Maren Cecilie Strand
Methadone and buprenorphine effects on driving abilities
Principal Supervisor: Vigdis Vindenes and​ Jan Ramaekers (Maastricht University)​


Anne Marte Sjursen Kvello
The contribution of 6-acetylmorphine to heroin-induced effects: Studies of pharmacokinetics, behavior and immunotherapeutic intervention using a monoclonal antibody in mice
Principal Supervisor: Inger Lise Bogen

Cecilie Hasselø Thaulow
Metabolites of heroin in post-mortem samples: The pharmacokinetic interaction with ethanol and measurements in several different matrices
Principal Supervisor: Vigdis Vindenes


Merete Synnøve Vevelstad
Para-methoxymethamphetamine (PMMA): A study of risk factors for fatal intoxication with emphasis on metabolite pattern and CYP genetics
Principal Supervisor: Marianne Arnestad

Oskar Hansson
Development of computer software to characterise and simulate molecular biology processes used in forensic DNA profiling assays
Principal Supervisor: Peter Gill

Eirik Natås Hanssen
Applications of massively parallel sequencing in forensic genetics
Principal Supervisor: Peter Gill


Guro Søe Eriksen
Psychomotor-stimulating properties of heroin, 6-acetylmorphine and morphine. Studies on locomotor activity and sensitization in an animal model
Principal Supervisor: Jørg Mørland


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