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Helen Suzanne Palmer

Associate Professor

J1047 ( Universitetsveien 25, Kristiansand )

Physiologist, teacher, science education researcher.

Subject coordinator for science in teacher training for secondary education.

Teaching experience from lower secondary education (Halden and Trondheim municipalities) and higher education (University of the West of Scotland, NTNU, UiA).

Research background in physiology and neurophysiology. 

Scientific publications

  • Wohlwend, Martin Rainer; Olsen, Alexander; Håberg, Asta; Palmer, Helen (2017). Exercise Intensity-Dependent Effects on Cognitive Control Function during and after Acute Treadmill Running in Young Healthy Adults. Frontiers in Psychology. ISSN: 1664-1078. 8doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00406.
  • Palmer, Helen; Håberg, Asta; Fimland, Marius Steiro; Solstad, Gerd Marie; Iversen, Vegard Moe; Hoff, Jan; Helgerud, Jan; Eikenes, Live (2013). Structural brain changes after 4 wk of unilateral strength training of the lower limb. Journal of applied physiology. ISSN: 8750-7587. 115 (2). s 167 - 175. doi:10.1152/japplphysiol.00277.2012.
  • Palmer, Helen (2010). Optogenetic fMRI sheds light on the neural basis of the BOLD signal. Journal of Neurophysiology. ISSN: 0022-3077. 104 (4). s 1838 - 1840. doi:10.1152/jn.00535.2010.
  • Palmer, Helen; Garzon, Benjamin J De C; Xu, Jian; Berntsen, Erik Magnus; Skandsen, Toril; Håberg, Asta (2010). Reduced Fractional Anisotropy Does Not Change the Shape of the Hemodynamic Response in Survivors of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of Neurotrauma. ISSN: 0897-7151. 27 (5). s 853 - 862. doi:10.1089/neu.2009.1225.
  • Palmer, Helen (2021). Actionbound kurs for faglærere.
  • Palmer, Helen (2021). Actionbound kurs for kroppsøvingslærere.
  • Palmer, Helen (2021). Kompetansekveld for lærere og lærerstudenter om bruk av Actionbound for å tilrettelegge for utendørs læringsløyper.
  • Garshol, Lenka; Drange, Eli-Marie D.; Palmer, Helen Suzanne; Vos, Pauline; Baartman, Desire (2021). Actionbound seminar.
  • Palmer, Helen (2013). Changes in brain structures after four weeks of leg strength training.
  • Wohlwend, Martin; Olsen, Alexander; Håberg, Asta; Palmer, Helen (2012). Investigating the reticular-activating hypofrontality model of acute exercise with Conner´s Continuous Performance test in combination with treadmill running and transcranial direct current stimulation.
  • Wohlwend, Martin; Olsen, Alexander; Håberg, Asta; Palmer, Helen (2012). The effect of exercise on executive function – Investigating an alternative explanation for “Runner’s High”.

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