Toralf Hasvold is Professor of General Practice at The University of Tromsø, Norway. Chair of Rural Health Department.
He has been a General Practitioner for more than 20 years in rural areas. His research interest includes epidemiology of muscle and skeletal problems in general practice, use of telemedicine, health service research in primary health care and international/global health.
He works with health policy development in Botswana (Regional Medical Officer), WHO Public Health Advisor to the Ministries of Health in Armenia and Georgia, WHO concultant in Belarus. Collaboration projects with Northern State Medical University of Archangles, Russia. Visiting Professor at James Cook University in Townsville, Australia.
Original Research 10 April 2008
Help-seeking intention for depression and suicidal ideation during pregnancy and postpartum in rural Sri Lanka
Rural–urban differences in breast and colorectal cancer screening among US women, 2014–2019
Calling for Expressions of Interest: RRH Latin American Associate Editor
11th EURIPA Rural Health Forum, Sicily, Italy
RMA22: Rural Medicine Australia Conference, Canberra, Australia
Australian Rural & Remote Mental Health Symposium
SARRRAH Conference 2022, online
2022 Annual Tennessee Rural Health Association Conference, Pigeon Forge, TN, USA
Ruralities: 6th Nordic Conference for Rural Research, Finland
WONCA World Conference 2023, Sydney, Australia