Aage Haugen

Dr. Aage Haugen
Senior Scientist and Director
Department of Toxicology
National Institute of Occupational Health

Aage Haugen is Research Director at National Institute of Occupational Health, Section for Toxicology and Biological Work Environment, Oslo, Norway. He also holds an appointment as professor at Institute of Biotechnology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway. He received his Ph.D. degree from University of Bergen, and completed a postdoctoral training at US National Cancer Institute at the Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis. Dr. Haugen has devoted his research efforts on effect from environmental carcinogens, molecular mechanisms of lung carcinogenesis with special emphasis on genetic susceptibility to lung cancer, and gene-environment interaction. This has resulted in more than 200 scientific publications.