Regarding questions received by the Cancer Registry of Norway

The Cancer Registry of Norway is a research institute. Our staff will therefore not answer questions on diagnosis and treatment or on follow-up from individual patients or their families. These questions should be directed to your physician, hospital or the Cancer Helpline of the Norwegian Cancer Society,
Telephone: (+47) 800-57 338 

Leader   Group  
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Ursin, Giske

Telephone: (+47) 22 92 87 01

Egil Engen
Head of Department

Telephone: (+47) 22 92 88 31

 Mari Nygård

Mari Nygård
Head of Department of Research

Telephone: (+47) 22 92 88 51


Møller, Bjørn
Head Department of Registration

Telephone: (+47) 22 92 88 63

Nygård, Jan F.
Head of Department of Registry Informatics

Telephone: (+47) 22 92 87 10


Ameli Tropé 
Head of Section for Cervical Cancer Screening

Telephone: (+47) 22 92 87 23

Hofvind, Solveig
Head of Section for Breast Screening
Telephone: (+47) 22 92 88 28

Anita Jørgensen
Acting Head of Section for Colorectal Cancer Screening

Telephone: (+47) 22 92 87 44

Anita Jørgensen

Special Advicer/Coordinator

Anna Lisa Schult

Research Fellow, Department of Registration

Anne Holck Storås

Post doc, Department of Research

Bettina Kulle Andreassen

Researcher, Department of Research

Bjørn Møller

Head of Department, Department of Registration

Camilla Flåt Aglen

Special consultant

Cecilie Bucher-Johannessen

Phd-candidate, Research Department

Christina Tanem Møller

PhD, Forskningsavdelingen-gruppe for etiologisk forskning

Ditte Staldgaard

Special consultant

Elen Johanne Lahlum

Special consultant

Elina Vinberg

Adviser, Research Department

Erik Natvig

Data manager

Espen Enerly

Researcher, Section for etiology research

Geir Hoff


Helga Helseth Hektoen

Postdoc, Research Department

Hilde Langseth

Researcher, Head of Unit, Biobank-based Research Unit - Janus Serum Bank

Jan F. Nygård

Head of Departement, Department of Registry Informatics

Jo Stenehjem


Kaitlyn Tsuruda

PhD Student, Mammography section

Kristina Kjærheim

Senior Medical Officer, Deputy Head of Department, Department of Research

Li Dong


Linda Nyanchoka

Post-doctoral fellow, HPV Section

Lukas Løfling

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Mari Nygård

Senior Medical Officer, Head of Research Department

Markus Knudsen

Research Fellow, Department of Registration

Nataliia Moshina, MD MSc

Research Fellow, Mammography section

Nathalie Støer


Nita Kaupang Shala


Paula Berstad

Researcher, Pilot Study - Bowel Cancer Screening in Norway

Randi Gislefoss

Researcher, Biobank-based Research Unit - Janus Serum Bank

Reza Ghaisvand

Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Research

Sara Nafisi

PhD student

Sinan Uğur Umu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Solveig Hofvind

Head of section, Breast Cancer Screening Programme

Sophie Berger


Ståle Nygård


Tom Børge Johannesen

Senior Medical Officer, Deputy Head of Department. Head of Medical Advisory Unit, Department of Registration

Tom Grotmol

Senior Medical Officer Etiological Research Unit

Tom K. Grimsrud

Senior Medical Officer, Etiological Research Unit

Trine B. Rounge

Section leader, Integrative Cancer Genomics

Trond-Eirik Strand, MD PhD

Researcher, Medical Advisory Unit

Trude Eid Robsahm

Researcher, Etiological Research Unit

Yngvar Nilssen

Research Fellow