Facts about the Norwegian Medical Association

Founded 1886

Total number of members 
About 26 500 doctors and 4 300 medical students.

Governance
Executive Committee (9 members)
County Divisions (19)
Occupational branches (7)
Medical societies (44)
Specialty Branches (18)
Norwegian Association of Medical Students

Officers
President: Hege Gjessing
Vice-President: Jon Helle
 
Chair of the Medical Ethics Council: Trond Markestad
Secretary General: Geir Riise
Public Affairs Executive: Jorunn Fryjordet

Secretariat
The secretariat is charged with the day-to-day operations of the NMA; headed by the Secretary General it has some 130 full-time staff members.

Divisions:
The Secretary General´s staff
Department of Public Affairs and Health Policies
Department of Professional Affairs
Department of Negotiations and Health Care Law
The Research Institute of the Norwegian Medical Association
The Journal of the Norwegian Medical Association
Department of Financial Affairs and Administration

Address
The Norwegian Medical Association (NMA)
P.O. Box 1152 Sentrum
NO-0107 Oslo
Phone: + 47 23 10 90 00
Fax: + 47 23 10 90 10
legeforeningen@legeforeningen.no
Office address: Akersgt. 2

 

Legenes hus in Oslo