Who we are

Bjarte Reve, CEO

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Bjarte Reve has previously been the CEO of Oslo Cancer Cluster NCE, a cluster organisation that works to accelerate development of new cancer diagnostics and medicines. He held this position from 2007-2011. Since 2011, Reve has been the Chief Communications. Officer at Akershus University Hospital. Previously he has worked in MSD Norge, Apokjeden/Apotek1, Helse Sør RHF, Novartis and EY. He has an Executive MBA from NHH, Master of Management degree from BI, and a bachelor degree from University of Bergen.


Sigrid Marie Blom, Project Manager

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Sigrid holds a Master's degree in molecular biomedicine from the University of Copenhagen and is about to finish a PhD in neurophysiology at the University of Bern. She also has several years of research experience from the pharmaceutical company H. Lundbeck A/S in Denmark, where she worked with drugs that target ion channels in the brain and that might someday treat patients with diseases like epilepsy and schizophrenia. During her PhD, she has been studying what happens in a specific network of neurons in the brain when mice develop neuropathic pain. At NNN, she is responsible for our actions in the disease areas dementia and psychosis, as well for our work with the neuroimaging community through the NORNI project.

Johanne Egge Rinholm, Project Associate

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Johanne is a postdoc at the Brain and Muscle Energy Group at the University of Oslo where she works with brain white matter energy metabolism. She holds a PhD in Neuroscience from the University of Oslo, and has been a visiting scientist at University College London and Janelia Farm Research Campus, HHMI, Virginia. Johanne has been with NNN since its establishment in 2010 and is, among other things, responsible for NNN’s work with the multiple sclerosis community.


Judith J. W. Wong, Communication associate

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Judith studies pharmacy at the University of Oslo. She has experience with graphic design and multimedia software through her role as contributing editor at Veneficus Tidsskriftet, a magazine created by and for pharmacy students. As a communication associate in NNN, Judith assists with the coordination of updates on the website and production of newsletters, manages Twitter and develops program brochures and other material as needed.