Lars L. Andersen

National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Denmark 0000-0003-2777-8085

Lars L. Andersen is a holder of M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. He is Professor of musculoskeletal disorders at National Research Centre for the Working Environment in Copenhagen, Denmark. With a background in exercise physiology, he has a special interest in the effect of strength training on health, performance, and disease. Currently, he performs epidemiological and interventional research primarily in the field of musculoskeletal disorders and in psychosocial work environment, behavioral psychology, stroke, diabetes, early aging, physical activity, and workplace health promotion. He has led several research projects and published more than 90 original articles with peer reviewing in international journals. He is Editorial Board Member of BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, Journal of Aging and Health, ISRN Pain, Health Informatics, and Journal of Environmental Medicine. His research on treatment of musculoskeletal disorders using strength training and kettlebell training has been highlighted in the media, for instance, by USA Today, the New York Times, and Reuters.

Biography Updated on 13 October 2013

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