Truls Ostbye

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

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

Publications

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Stankevitz K, Dement J, Schoenfisch A, Joyner J, Clancy SM, Stroo M, Østbye T. Perceived Barriers to Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Among Participants in a Workplace Obesity Intervention. Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 2017 Aug;59(8):746-751. PubMed PMID: 28692017.

Siow JYM, Chan A, Østbye T, Cheng GH-L, Malhotra R. Validity and Reliability of the Positive Aspects of Caregiving (PAC) Scale and Development of Its Shorter Version (S-PAC) Among Family Caregivers of Older Adults. The Gerontologist. 2017 Aug;57(4):e75-e84. PubMed PMID: 28082275.

Shapiro D, Bodinayake CK, Nagahawatte A, Devasiri V, Kurukulasooriya R, Hsiang J, Nicholson B, De Silva AD, Østbye T, Reller ME, Woods CW, Tillekeratne LG. Burden and Seasonality of Viral Acute Respiratory Tract Infections among Outpatients in Southern Sri Lanka. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2017 Jul;97(1):88-96. PubMed Central PMCID: 28719323.

Verkicharla PK, Ramamurthy D, Nguyen QD, Zhang X, Pu S-H, Malhotra R, Ostbye T, Lamoureux EL, Saw S-M. Development of the FitSight Fitness Tracker to Increase Time Outdoors to Prevent Myopia. Translational vision science & technology. 2017 Jun 16;6(3):20-. PubMed PMID: 28660095.

Vasquez K, Malhotra R, Østbye T, Low W, Chan MF, Chew L, Ling A. Lessons from Singapore's national weight management program, Lose To Win. Health promotion international. 2017 May 24. PubMed PMID: 28541435.

Kwan YH, Lee YX, Lim KK, Tan CS, Lui NL, Chew EH, Ostbye T, Thumboo J, Fong W. A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN OBESITY AND OUTCOME OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES. 2017 May:A150-A150.

Kwan YH, Lee YX, Png WY, Lim KK, Tan CS, Lui NL, Chew EH, Ostbye T, Thumboo J, Fong W. ASSOCIATION OF OBESITY WITH PATIENT-REPORTED OUTCOMES IN PATIENTS WITH AXIAL SPONDYLOARTHRITIS: A CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY IN AN URBAN ASIAN POPULATION. 2017 May:A149-A149.

Kwan YH, Png WY, Lee YX, Lim KK, Chew EH, Lui NL, Tan CS, Thumboo J, Ostbye T, Fong W. FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH INITIATION OF BIOLOGICS IN PATIENTS WITH AXIAL SPONDYLOARTHRITIS IN AN URBAN ASIAN CITY: A PRESPOND STUDY. 2017 May:A151-A151.

Lim KK, Lim C, Kwan YH, Tan CS, Chan SY, Fong W, Tay HY, Ostbye T. FACTORS OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RISK SCREENING UPTAKE AMONG POPULATIONS WITH LOW SOCIOECONOMIC STATUS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW. 2017 May:A381-A381.

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