Truls Ostbye

Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health
2200 W. Main Street (Old Wachovia Bldg) Room 622, Durham, NC 27710
(919) 660-0331

Chronic disease epidemiology; obesity; health services research; population health; public health; social medicine; health information systems; health surveys; programme evaluation; clinical trials; aging; nutrition; dementia; Global Health

Education and Training

  • University of Bergen, M.D. 1979
  • Harvard University , M.P.H. 1983


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Moore AM, Vadiveloo M, Tovar A, McCurdy K, Østbye T, Benjamin-Neelon SE. Associations of Less Healthy Snack Food Consumption with Infant Weight-for-Length Z-Score Trajectories: Findings from the Nurture Cohort Study.. Nutrients. 2019 Nov 13;11(11).
Fan Q, Long Q, De Silva V, Gunarathna N, Jayathilaka U, Dabrera T, et al. Prevalence and risk factors for postpartum depression in Sri Lanka: A population-based study.. Asian J Psychiatr. 2019 Nov 3;47.
Benjamin-Neelon SE, Iversen E, Clancy SM, Hoyo C, Bennett GG, Kravitz RM, et al. Early Child Care and Weight Status in a Cohort of Predominantly Black Infants in the Southeastern United States.. Child Obes. 2019 Oct 16;
Lim KK, Matchar DB, Tan CS, Yeo W, Østbye T, Howe TS, et al. The Association Between Psychological Resilience and Physical Function Among Older Adults With Hip Fracture Surgery.. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2019 Sep 12;
Ruyter B, Sissener NH, Østbye T-K, Simon CJ, Krasnov A, Bou M, et al. Omega-3 canola oil effectively replaces fish oil as a new safe dietary source of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in feed for juvenile Atlantic salmon.. Br J Nutr. 2019 Sep 11;1–43.
Gonzalez-Nahm S, Hoyo C, Østbye T, Neelon B, Allen C, Benjamin-Neelon SE. Associations of maternal diet with infant adiposity at birth, 6 months and 12 months.. Bmj Open. 2019 Sep 6;9(9).
Aloweni F, Doshi K, Fook-Chong S, Malhotra R, Østbye T. The types of caregiving reactions experienced by the older spouse caregivers.. J Clin Nurs. 2019 Aug 29;
Hale K, Østbye T, Perera B, Bradley R, Maselko J. A Novel Adaptation of the HOME Inventory for Elders: The Importance of the Home Environment Across the Life Course.. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Aug 8;16(16).