Silje Endresen Reme

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Academic interests

  • Sick leave – the impact of work on physical and mental health

  • Occupational rehabilitation – effect evaluations of large interventions

  • Chronic pain – risk factors and treatments

  • Pain psychology – the role of psychological factors in chronic pain

  • Chronic fatigue – risk factors and treatments

  • Psychology of religion – psychology professions attitudes towards religious belief


2016 →       Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Oslo

2013 →       Clinical psychologist, Department of Pain Management and Research, OUS

2012-2015  Lecturer and Visiting Scientist at Harvard School of public Health

2012-2015  Co-head of research group, Uni Research Health, Bergen

2010-2012  Postdoctoral fellow, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University

2011-2013  Trainee: Work Disability Prevention Program, University of Toronto

2009-2013  Visiting research fellow, King’s College London, UK

2007-2010  PhD, Faculty of psychology, University of Bergen

2001-2006  Cand. Psychol, Faculty of psychology, University of Bergen

Grants & Awards

2016 - Best Poster Award, Norwegian Pain Association Conference

2015 - Awarded grant from the Norwegian Directorate of Health: Vocational pain management. Role: Principal Investigator. Funding: 3 mill NOK

2013 - Awarded research grant from the Research Council of Norway: Youth and working life: Preventing early disability. Role: Principal Investigator. Funding: 8 mill NOK

2013 - Awarded research grant from the Norwegian Labour and Health ministries. Role: Principal Investigator. Funding 8 mill NOK

2012 - Awarded the PDA Service Award for serving as the President of the Postdoctoral Association at Harvard School of Public Health from Oct 2011- Oct 2012

2012 - Awarded pilot grant from Harvard Center for Work, Health and Well-being: Epidemiologic Investigation of Mental Health among Construction Workers. Role: Principal Investigator

2011 - Won 2nd prize of scientific communication competition (Forsker Grand Prix)

Tags: Health psychology
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