Professor at the Centre for Evidence-Based Practice, Western Norway at the University of Applied Sciences, Norway.
Hans has been working with evidence-based practice and systematic reviews for more than 25 years, both as a writer (of academic papers and books), teacher and director of studies. In the last 5-6 years Hans has focused on the concept of “Evidence-Based Research” (EBR) and is initiator and chair of the Evidence-Based Research Network. This network obtained support to establish a European Network for EBR in 2018 in the form of a COST Action. This COST Action was inaugurated in October 2018 and runs until October 2022.