Position: Senior Consultant, MD, PhD
Place of work: Lipid Clinic, Dep. Of Endocrinology, Morbid obesity and Preventive Medicine, Oslo University Hospital
Phone: +47 23 07 56 00
Type 2 diabetes and metabolism - Kåre I. Birkeland
Current research focus
DIASA - DIAbetes hos SørAsiater
Type 2 diabetes in young Pakistani and Norwegian patients: comparison of clinical and pathophysiological characteristics including insulin resistance, fat distribution, inflammation and hormonal response to mealtests.
Effect of Vitamin D supplementation on insulin resistance, insulin production and glucose metabolism in type 2 diabetic subjects with Vitamin D deficiency.