Congratulations to Tonje Gottenberg Skaalvik with her PhD

Doctoral candidate Tonje Gottenberg Skaalvik at the Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences defended her the thesis "Exploring Electromembrane Extraction as Sample Preparation in a Clinical Routine Laboratory" for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Tonje carried out most of the scientific work at St.Olav in Trondheim under the supervision of Dr. Solfrid Hegstad. She was also be supervised by prof. Stig Pedersen Bjergaard and associate prof. Elisabeth Leere Øiestad from the Department of Pharmacy, University of Oslo.

Adjudication committee

Associate Professor Robert Kronstrand, Department for Forensic Genetics and Forensic Toxicology, National Board of Forensic Medicine, Sweden

Associate Professor Cato Brede, Department of Chemistry, Bioscience and Environmental Engineering, University of Stavanger

Associate Professor Ida Robertsen, Section for Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Biosciences, Department of Pharmacy, University of Oslo


Professor Stig Pedersen-Bjergaard, Section for Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Department of Pharmacy, University of Oslo

Chemist, PhD Solfrid Hegstad, St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim University Hospital

Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Philos Roger Trones, G&T Septech

Senior Scientist, Associate Professor, PhD Elisabeth Leere Øiestad, Oslo University Hospital

Chair of defence

Professor Ragnhild Elisabeth Heimtun Paulsen, Department of Pharmacy, University of Oslo