State Secretary Tom Cato Karlsen (Progress Party)

Historical archive

Published under: Solberg's Government

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Statssekretær Tom Cato Karlsen

E-mail postmottak@sd.dep.no
Phone: + 47 22 24 81 03

Born: 1974

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Political posts

2013 – to date 3rd Deputy Member of Stortinget
2012 – to date Member of FrP’s (The Progress Party’s) Central Committee and Working Committee
2011 – 2014 Deputy Council Chairman, the Municipality of Bodø
2008 – 2009 Member of the Programme Committee for FrP’s Parliamentary elections 2009
2007 – 2011 Member of the City Council and Executive Committee (group leader), Bodø City Council
2003 – 2007 Member of the City Council (Deputy Leader, Health and Social Services Committee), Bodø City Council
Various posts with FrP at national, county and local levels


Work experience

2008 – 2014 Senior Physician, Emergency Medical Clinic, Nordlands Hospital Bodø
2007 – 2008 Specialist Physician, Children’s Dept, Nordlands Hospital, Bodø
2006 – 2007 Specialist Physician, Anaesthesia and emergency medicine dept., St. Olavs Hospital, Trondheim
2004 – 2014 Anaesthetist, Norwegian Defence Forces Rescue Services/330 Squadron
2003 – 2006 Specialist Physician, Anaesthesia Dept., Nordlands Hospital, Bodø
2003 – 2003 Duty Physician, Municipality of Meløy
2002 – 2003 House Physician, Nordland Central Hospital, Bodø
2001 – 2001 Physician with provisional license to practice, Neurological Dept, Nordland Central Hospital, Bodø

Education

2013 – to date Master in Societal Security and Crisis Management, University of Nordland, Bodø
2010 – to date MBA, Norwegian Business School in Bodø, University of Nordland, Bodø
2010 – 2010 Personnel Administration and Development of Expertise, Bodø University College, Bodø
2010 – 2010 Crisis and Contingency Management (one-year study), Bodø University College, Bodø
1995 – 2001 Semmelweis University, Faculty of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
1994 – 1995 Initial conscript service, Norwegian Defence Forces, LBSK Stavern and Bodø Main Air Station, Bodø
1993 – 1994 Bodø College of Further Education, Bodø
1992 – 1993 Cyprus High School, Salt Lake City, USA (exchange student)
1990 – 1992 Bodø College of Further Education, Bodø

Other

2005 – 2007 APLS Instructor (Advanced Paediatric Life Support), SNLA
2004 – 2006 Council Member, the Norwegian Air Ambulance Foundation (SNLA), Region North
1997 – 1999 Member of the Executive Committee, ANSA (Association of Norwegian Students
Abroad)
1995 – 1997 National Leader, ANSA Hungary