Faculty and research fellows
Reidar K. Lie
Reidar Lie is professor of Philosophy at the University of Bergen. For
more information, see his Curriculum vitae.
He is Co-director of the Bergen-Colombo collaboration.
Tore Nordenstam is professor emeritus of Philosophy at the University of
Ole Frithjof Norheim
Ole Frithjof Norheim is a Medical Doctor with a Ph.D. in Medical Ethics who is Associate Professor in the Department of
Public Health and Primary Health Care.
Associated faculty in Sri Lanka
Professor Nalaka Mendis is professor of Psychological Medicine at the
University of Colombo, Sri Lanka.
He is Co-Director of the
Damani de Silva
Damani de Silva is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Psychological
Medicine at the University of Colombo.
Saroj Jayasinghe is Associate
Professor in the Department of Medicine at the
University of Colombo
Nimal Kasturiaratchi is Senior Lecturer in the Medical Education Unit,
University of Peradeniya. He is also director of this unit.
Ph.D. students in Bergen
Banson Barugahare is from Uganda with a background in
molecular epidemiology. He is working on a project on
international research ethics
Sanga Intajak is from Thailand and has a nursing and health economics background.
He is working on a project on right to health care in a Thai context
For a description
of his proposal see his Ph.D. proposal .
More information about Sanga and Thailand can be found
Jon Vegar Hugaas Jon Vegar Hugaas is from Norway with a background in Theology. He is working on a project
on the understanding of euthanasia from a Buddhist and Christian perspective.
His Ph.D. proposal is available here in pdf format in Norwegian .
Armênio Matias Corrêa Lima
Armênio Matias Corrêa Lima is a medical doctor from Brazil with a background in Community Health. He is working on education for public health management at district level. For more information,
see his Ph.D. Project and his Curriculum vitae in English and
in Portuguese .
S. Sujeevan S. Sujeevan is a physician from Sri Lanka who is
working on a project on human rights, equity and health sector reform in