Anita Jørgensen

Special Advicer/Coordinator

Work assignments:
Anita has been working at the Bowel screening department since 2011.

She is responsible for maintaining contact with the screening centers and the iFOBT lab, she is also working with finance, purchasing and in communications at the department.

Anita participates in the work connected with the introduction of a national program for bowel screening, and in this connection member of various counseling groups. Arranges the Train the Endoscopy team (TET) course in collaboration with SIMOslo.

Anita is also member of the Gastronet advisory board (project for quality improvement of gastrointestinal endoscopic examinations - primarily colonoscopies) She is responsible for organizing semi-annual gatherings (agreement with hotel, registration, lecturers and program), and organization of study visits.


Anita has a nursing education (Telemark) from 1987, and continuing education in critical care in 1994. She also has an on-the-job training in leadership.

Anita has worked for many years in the intensive care unit, and as leader at the gastromedical department at Telemark Hospital Trust.

She was employed in the NORCCAP-study between 1999-2002.