Camilla Kjellstad Larsen

Photo: Oslo University Hospital

Camilla Kjellstad Larsen graduated as a Medical Doctor from University of Oslo in 2008. After her internship she worked 5 years clinically at Innlandet Hospital, Divison Gjøvik, Department of Internal Medicine.


Larsen's PhD work "Contractile Reserve in Dyssynchrony (CRID):  Role of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging" focuses on identifying candidates for cardiac resynchronization therapy and the effect of increased afterload on the left ventricle during left bundle branch block.

Her supervisors are Einar Hopp, MD, PhD and Professor Otto Smiseth, MD, PhD.


Larsen has presented several abstracts at both national and international conferences. So far she has published the following article: 


Aalen J, Storsten P, Remme EW, Sirnes PA, Gjesdal O, Larsen CK, Kongsgaard E, Boe E, Skulstad H, Hisdal J, Smiseth OA

Afterload Hypersensitivity in Patients With Left Bundle Branch Block.

JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 Jan 12. pii: S1936-878X(17)31144-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2017.11.025. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 29361486