Sidsel Roalkvam

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Visiting address Sognsveien 68 None 0855 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1116 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • Global Health,
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Crisis
  • Community Capacity
  • Religion and illness
  • Gender 

Background

  • Associate Professor (20 %) of the Master Program Religion and Society at the Faculty of Theology University of Oslo, 2002-2009
  • Associate Professor / Head of Unit Department of Research and Development, International Unit, Diakonhjemmet University College Oslo, 1997-2002
  • Post.Doc.  The faculty of Medicine University of Oslo 1997-2002

Positions held

  • Academic Director of LEVE – Livelihoods in Developing Countries, an Interfaculty Research Area at UiO.
  • Project director, the interdisciplinary project SUM-Medic: Explaining Differential Immunization Coverage a Multi-Disciplinary Approach

Partners

Tags: Global Health, Africa, Asia, India, Global South, Malawi

Publications

  • Roalkvam, Sidsel & McNeill, Desmond (2016). What Counts as Progress? the Contradictions of Global Health Initiatives. Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410.  43(1), s 69- 88 . doi: 10.1080/08039410.2015.1134645
  • Mishra, Arima & Roalkvam, Sidsel (2014). The Reproductive Body and the State: Engaging with the National Rural Health Mission in Tribal Odisha, In Kenneth Bo Nielsen & Anne Waldrop (ed.),  Women, Gender and Everyday Social Transformation in India.  Anthem Press.  ISBN 9781783082698.  8.  s 123 - 137
  • Ottersen, Ole Petter; Dasgupta, Jashodhara; Blouin, Chantal; Buss, Paulo Marchiori; Chongsuvivatwong, Virasakdi; Frenk, Julio; Fukuda-Parr, Sakiko; Gawanas, Bience P.; Giacaman, Rita; Gyapong, John; Leaning, Jennifer; Marmot, Michael; McNeill, Desmond; Mongella, Gertrude I.; Moyo, Nkosana; Møgedal, Sigrun; Ntsaluba, Ayanda; Ooms, Gorik; Bjertness, Espen; Lie, Ann Louise; Moon, Suerie; Roalkvam, Sidsel; Sandberg, Kristin Ingstad & Scheel, Inger B. (2014). The political origins of health inequity: Prospects for change. The Lancet.  ISSN 0140-6736.  383(9917), s 630- 667 . doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)62407-1
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2014). Health governance in India: Citizenship as situated practice. Global Public Health.  ISSN 1744-1692.  9(8), s 910- 926 . doi: 10.1080/17441692.2014.941900
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2014). The Reproductive Body and the State: Engaging with the National Rural Health Mission in Tribal Odisha, In Kenneth Bo Nielsen & Anne Waldrop (ed.),  Women, Gender and Everyday Social Transformation in India.  Anthem Press.  ISBN 9781783082698.  Chapter 8.  s 123 - 137
  • Varghese, Beena; Roy, Reetabrata; Saha, Somen & Roalkvam, Sidsel (2014). Fostering maternal and newborn care in India the Yashodaway: Does this improve maternal and newborn care practices during institutional delivery?. PLoS ONE.  ISSN 1932-6203.  9(1) . doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0084145
  • McNeill, Desmond; Roalkvam, Sidsel & Blume, Stuart (2013). Concepts and Approaches, In Sidsel Roalkvam; Desmond McNeill & Stuart Blume (ed.),  Protecting the World's Children: Immunisation policies and Practices.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 978-0-19-966644-7.  2.  s 31 - 58
  • McNeill, Desmond; Roalkvam, Sidsel & Blume, Stuart (2013). Have means become ends? Getting children's health back in focus, In Sidsel Roalkvam; Desmond McNeill & Stuart Blume (ed.),  Protecting the World's Children: Immunisation policies and Practices.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 978-0-19-966644-7.  7.  s 187 - 204
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel; Blume, Stuart & Jani-Bølstad, Jagrati (2013). Saving childrens' lives: perspectives on immunisation, In Sidsel Roalkvam; Desmond McNeill & Stuart Blume (ed.),  Protecting the World's Children: Immunisation policies and Practices.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 978-0-19-966644-7.  1.  s 1 - 30
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel & Jani-Bølstad, Jagrati (2013). Rights and obligations in national health governance, In Sidsel Roalkvam; Desmond McNeill & Stuart Blume (ed.),  Protecting the World's Children: Immunisation policies and Practices.  Oxford University Press.  ISBN 978-0-19-966644-7.  5.  s 115 - 149
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel; Mishra, Arima & Hasjia, Shefali (2013). Numerical Narratives Accounts of lay health workers in India, In Arima Mishra & Suhita C. Chatterjee (ed.),  Multiple Voices and Stories: Narratives of Health and Illness.  Orient BlackSwan.  ISBN 8125053794.  6.  s 121 - 140
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2012). Stripped of Rights in the Pursuit of the Good: The Politics of Gender and the Reproductive Body in Rajasthan, India, In Kenneth Bo Nielsen & Kristian Bjørkdahl (ed.),  Development and Environment: Practices, Theories, Policies.  Akademisk Forlag.  ISBN 9788232100330.  14.  s 243 - 256
  • Nordfeldt, Cecilie & Roalkvam, Sidsel (2010). Choosing vaccination: Negotiating child protection and good citizenship in modern India : . Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410.  37(3), s 327- 347 . doi: 10.1080/08039410.2010.513402
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel & Sandberg, Kristin Ingstad (2010). Special Section Introduction. Vaccines and the Global system /or Why Study Vaccines?. Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410.  37(3), s 293- 300 . doi: 10.1080/080394102010516385
  • Salomonsen, Jone & Roalkvam, Sidsel (2010). Making Strong. Women, Aids and Rites of Protection/Alteration. Journal of Constructive Theology.  ISSN 1025-5648.  2(16), s 25- 47
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2009). Protective Societies and Protective Spaces: Enduring AIDS in Mpophomeni, In Neville Richardson (ed.),  Broken Bodies and Healing Communities, faith-based responses to HIV and AIDS in South African township.  Cluster Publications Pietermaritzburg.  ISBN 9781875053827.  Part II, Ch 2..  s 13 - 22
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2006). Hvordan det umulige blir muliggjort på "Go shopping@fertilemarket.com", I: Harald Grimen & Benedicte Ingstad (red.),  Kulturelle perspektiver på sykdom og helse.  Universitetsforlaget.  ISBN 9788215009537.  Artikkel.  s 111 - 127

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  • Roalkvam, Sidsel; McNeill, Desmond & Blume, Stuart (ed.) (2013). Protecting the World's Children: Immunisation policies and Practices. Oxford University Press.  ISBN 978-0-19-966644-7.  248 s.
  • Johannessen, Kai Ingolf; Molven, Olav; Roalkvam, Sidsel & Aakre, Marie (2007). Godt, rett, rettferdig. Etikk for sykepleiere. Akribe Forlag.  ISBN 9788279501176.  375 s.
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2003). Oceanic socialities and cultural forms : ethnographies of experience / edited by Ingjerd Hoëm and Sidsel Roalkvam. Berghahn Books.  ISBN 1571815589.  214 s.

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  • Kildal, Charlotte L; Holsten, Hilde Hartmann; de Bengy Puyvallée, Antoine & Roalkvam, Sidsel (2017, 04. september). Norges ebola-repons endret seg da en norsk kvinne ble smittet . [Tidsskrift].  Forskning.no.
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel; Storeng, Katerini Tagmatarchi; Chunga, Joseph; Mvua, Peter; Pot, Hanneke; Kloster, Maren Olene & Chinsinga, Blessings (2016). NGOs and the transfer of global maternal health policies .
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2015, 19. april). Ebola-krisen kunne vært unngått .  Bistandsaktuelt.
  • Ottersen, Ole Petter; McNeill, Desmond; Dasgupta, Jashodhara; Scheel, Inger B. & Roalkvam, Sidsel (2014). Authors' reply. The Lancet.  ISSN 0140-6736.  383(9926), s 1380- 1381
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2014). Mangel på tillit skaper epidemier . Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Torheim, Liv Elin; Eide, Wenche Barth; Granheim, Sabrina IDO; Oshaug, Arne; Roalkvam, Sidsel; Afrim-Narh, Abraham Tetteh & Eide, Asbjørn (2014). “Big Food”challenges: Can the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights serve to promote the human rights to adequate food and health?.
  • Vogt, Yngve; Roalkvam, Sidsel; Jani-Bølstad, Jagrati; Gjøstein, Dagrunn Kyte & Mæstad, Ottar (2012, 01. februar). Belønner fødselshjelpere og fødende kvinner. [Tidsskrift].
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel & Sandberg, Kristin Ingstad (2010). Vaccines and the global system/or Why study vaccines?. Forum for Development Studies.  ISSN 0803-9410.  37(3), s 293- 299 . doi: 10.1080/08039410.2010.516385
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel; Nordfeldt, Cecilie & Flikke, Rune (2008). An anthropological approach to understanding differences in Immunization coverage.
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2005). Protective Societies and Protective Spaces.
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2005). Shielding Against Othering: Being Church in a South African Township. The Faculty of Theology, University of Oslo 10-11 November 2005.
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2005). Spiritual and Religious Responses to HIV and AIDS and other Life Crisis in Mpophomeni Township, South Africa.
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel (2005). The Children left to stand alone.
  • Roalkvam, Sidsel; Johannessen, Kai Ingolf & Molven, Olav (2004). En fremtidsrettet evaluering av Faglig etisk råd i Norsk Sykepleierforbund.

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