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Trine Brun Kittelsen

Trine Brun Kittelsen


Trine Brun Kittelsen is a Ph.D. student at the Faculty for Health Sciences in the research project “Pediatric palliative care, the lived experiences of the child, siblings and parents”.  She has a bachelors degree in occupational therapy from Tromsø University College (2000) and a masters degree in occupational therapy with the masters thesis “Professionals encounter with grief in parents of children with disabilities”. Trine has extensive clinical experience as a pediatric occupational therapist in the municipal health service and the Habilitation Service. She is a member of the national interdisciplinary research network Children in palliative care – CHIP.

Scientific publications

Kittelsen, Trine Brun ; Bruun Lorentsen, Vibeke; Kvarme, Lisbeth Gravdal ; Lee, Anja; Castor, Charlotte; Winger, Anette (2024). It’s about living a normal life: parents’ quality of life when their child has a life-threatening or life-limiting condition - a qualitative study. BMC Palliative Care.

Kittelsen, Trine Brun ; Castor, Charlotte; Kvarme, Lisbeth Gravdal ; Lee, Anja; Winger, Anette (2024). “What about me?”: lived experiences of siblings living with a brother or sister with a life-threatening or life-limiting condition. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being. Vol. 19.

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete