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Cecilie Våpenstad

Senior Research Scientist

I employ a technical background and methods from
science and technology studies to create holistic
understandings of advances within medical technology. Projects I'm
working on are technology enhanced learning in digital
pathology, surgical skills training using simulators, and artificial intelligence enhhanced point-of-care ultrasound in rural areas


PhD Medical technology - “Simulation-based
Training and Assessment in Minimally Invasive Surgery –
Exploration and Validation”, ISBN 978-82-326-4243-4
Master of Science in biophysics and medical technology
Bachelor in Social Anthropology - “Social learning in surgical education”
Uniped – pedagogical basic competence

Competence and research areas

Research areas within the health sector: Technology enhanced learning, skills training using simulators, social science and technology studies, co-creation, artifical intelligence guided ultrasound




Contact info

Visiting address:
Professor Brochs gate 2