Anna Ivanova

Doctoral Research Fellow - Helse-, utviklings- og personlighetspsyk

Academic interests

  • Health promotion and prevention 

  • Health behaviors and behavioral change 

  • Screening  

  • Psycho-oncology


PhD research project: Psychological late effects in head and neck cancer (HNC) survivors. The project is a part of PROCCA (Protons contra cancer): UiO: Life Science – the convergence environment.

The aim of the PhD project is to study long-term effects of head and neck cancer and head and neck cancer treatment on body image, sexual health, and fatigue/work disability.

Screening: Predictors of mammography screening in Norway (Master project). The study was conducted as an addition to the Breast Size Satisfaction Survey (BSSS), an international cross-cultural collaboration project on mapping breast (dis)satisfaction. The Norwegian sub-study focused on breast cancer screening attendance and non-attendance. 


2020 →       Doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Psychology, University of Oslo 

2019  M.Phil. in Psychology, Major in Health, Development and Society, University of Oslo

2017  B.A. in Psychology, Major in Health Psychology, University of Oslo

2013 Specialist degree in Linguistics, Translating and Interpreting, PNRPU, Russia

Tags: Health psychology, Preventive psychology, Social Psychology
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