Bjørg Oftedal


Bjørg Oftedal is associate professor and the leader of the research group “E-learning and Simulation” at the University of Stavanger, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stavanger, Norway. Her two main interests are: 1) e-learning in higher education and clinical practice and 2) electronic health (eHealth) intervention among people with chronic diseases. She is currently leading a research project, in a primary care setting, on web-based Guided Self-Determination (GSD) intervention for adults with type 2 diabetes. In addition, she is conducting a qualitative study on diabetes nurses’ experience of eCounselling based on GSD for adults with type 2 diabetes in general practice.