Research at the Faculty of Health Sciences

Research is an important part of the work at the Faculty of Health Sciences. Given the formidable need for competent people in the health sector, the need for research and development in this field is also important.

  • Medical research

    Medical research

    Information is currently only available in Norwegian.

  • E-learning

    E-learning and simulation in healthcare

    The aim of the research group is to develop new knowledge about e-learning and simulation that can improve quality and expertise from both an educational and clinical practical perspective.

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    Quality and safety in healthcare

    Over the last decade research on quality and safety in healthcare has been a prioritised area for the University of Stavanger. This has resulted in establishing SHARE - a research centre that studies a range of issues related to risks in healthcare.

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    Societal participation in school and work

    Information is currently only available in Norwegian.

  • Holding hands

    Life phenomena and caring

    The aim of the research group is to introduce a framework for clinical practice, intended to contribute to fill the gap so that the patient's overall situation and experiences form the basis for a more comprehensive care.

  • Nurses pulling a sickbed in a hospital

    Professional Relations

    The aim of our interdisciplinary research is to develop new knowledge in order to improve the quality of relational work in welfare professions such as nursing, teaching, and other areas in health, care and social work.

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    Health promotion

    The research group aims to develop knowledge about conditions that promote health, quality of life and coping among people living with health challenges.