Anne-Kristine Schanke

Professor II
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Phone +47 66969000
Mobile phone +47 95781261
Visiting address Sunnaas Hospital 1450 Nesoddtangen Norway
Postal address Psykologisk institutt Postboks 1094 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic Interests

  • Neuropsychology

  • Rehabilitation psychology

  • Health psychology

Selected research projects

  • Patients with reduced consiousness

  • Rehabilitation of cognitive deficits after traumatic brain injury

  • Resilience and coping after severe injuries

  • Critical factors for safe driving after brain injury

  • Symptom mailingering in neuropsychological assessments.

  • Post traumatic amnesia after traumatic brain injury

  • Life course and aging among person with rare diseases


Higher education and employment history

  • Cand. psychol. 1980, University of Oslo

  • Head Psychologist at Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital from 1991

  • Specialist in clinical neuropsychology 1990

  • PhD 2003 with the thesis "Coping with the late effects of polio"

  • From 2009 Associate Professor, Institute of Psychology, University of Oslo


  • Received Handicap Prize 2000 for work with disabled


  • Member of Regional Research Comitee East/South-East, Norway from 2003-2010

  • Member of Regional Comitee for Medical Ethics, South-East Norway from 2007


  • National mulitsenterstudy on traumatic brain injury, St.Olavs Hospital, Haukeland University Hospital, Oslo University Hospital, University Hospital of North Norway, Sunnaas Hospital

  • Regional multisenterstudy on symptom validity and differential diagnosis in neuropsychological assessments, Oslo University Hospital, Sunnaas Hospital

  • Quality of life and aging among persons with rare diseases, SINTEF, NOVA, Sunnaas Hospital

  • CHARMS, Research Center for Rehabilitation and Rehabilitation Models and Services, led by Oslo Univerisiy Hosptial and University of Oslo. where Sunnaas collaborate

Tags: Cognitive psychology, Neuroscience, Neuropsychology, Health psychology
Published Oct. 1, 2010 9:43 AM - Last modified Jan. 25, 2019 11:39 AM


No ongoing projects