The South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Sør-Øst) has introduced a monthly appointment of "Researcher of the Month", starting January 2010.
The first researcher to receive this honor is Petter Andreas Steen from the Division of Prehospital Medicine at Oslo USH.
Steen has previously been awarded a number of prestigious national and international prizes, such as the King's gold medal and one of the foremost decorations from the American Heart Association - "Giant of Resuscitation".
Article (in Norwegian) about the prize winner (from www.helse-sorost.no)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Group, Center for Heart Failure Research, Oslo University Hospital Ullevaal
South-Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Sør-Øst) (english)
- Researcher of the month web page (in Norwegian)