Unimed Innovation AS

We offer help and services both to the health care and the industry when new drugs and medical technology are ready for testing in the hospitals.

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Unimed Innovation AS

Head of company: Astrid Egeland

  • Unimed Innovation AS was established as a private company in January 2007 and is owned by the Fond Foundation (Fondsstiftelsen) at St. Olavs hospital
  • The company manages research projects at St. Olavs hospital, the hospitals in Levanger and Namsos, and several other hospitals
  • Unimed Innovation AS is the legal partner with the industry on behalf of the hospitals
  • Unimed Innovation AS is closely linked to the Department of research ans development at St. Olavs Hospital

We provide a professional and proper project implementation according to the agreements

This includes:

  • Knowledge of medical environment and implementation of new studies
  • Having insight in research protocols
  • Evaluation of all cost and the pricing of projects
  • Negotiations with the industry
  • Negotiations with service units at the hospitals
  • Signing agreements with the industry and the different service departments at the hospitals on behalf of the investigator
  • Financial management of the projects includes to manage incoming funds and to provide accounting services, as well as stimulate that the incoming funds are used to further research and competence by the involved departments
  • Coordination and monitoring of the projects  to ensure that the agreements are followed up by the hospital when it comes to delivery, deadlines and finance
  • To archive completed projects (15 years according to ICH-GCP)


Meeting point
Head of company: Astrid Egeland
Knowledge Centre
Visiting address
Olav Kyrres gate 10(Google maps)
N-7030 Trondheim


Parking Øya

Transportation Øya

Bus - Local and the surrounding districts

The best way to plan your travel is to visite the website of AtB and use the "Reiseplanlegger" (planner):

Bus - Airport

Flybussen: http://www.flybussen.no/en 


Marienborg is the nearest train station to the hospital at Øya:

There is local bus service to and from the Trondheim Central Station:

Practical information


Note: Not all departments at St. Olav have the service to call you back, except for some outpatient clinics and laboratories.

What is callback?

Callback means that the telephone service is open to the public 24 hours so that you can give your message regardless of opening hours.

Remember personal identity number before calling

Please have your personal number - 6 or 11 figures - ready before calling. This will be of great help when we call you back.

If you are calling on behalf of others, for example children, the child's personal number must be entered.

Payment for not meeting

Note that cancellation must be made at least 24 hours before the appointment. Cancellation later than 24 hours before the appointment causes a fee of NOK 640 (in 2016)

Food. Places to eat

There are several places to eat in the hospital.

"Mat og cafe" of St. Olavs Hospital offers a variety of food in the centers at Øya, at Lian and in the local hospitals in Røros and Orkdal.

"SiT" on behalf of the NTNU, runs cafes at Øya helsehus and in the Medisnteksniske senter.

There are also a cafe in the Rusklinikken in Klostergata 48.

The cafe Persilleriet serves vegetarian and locally produced food, all primarily organic. Persilleriet is located on the first floor of the Bevegelsessenteret.

Read more: Mat og cafe

Patient hotel


Opening hours:
  • Monday - Friday: 0900 - 1900
  • Saturday: 1000 - 1400

Phone 73 86 42 00

Read more about the Pharmacy


Shops within the Hospital area at Øya:

  • Bunnpris, located in Elgesetergate 18
  • Coop Prix in Klostergata 46


St. Olavs Hospital offers a free wireless guest network called "GjestenettHMN". The guest network is available at all hospital locations throughout the region.

  • Connect to your wireless network GjestenettHMN
  • Open your browser and follow the instructions
  • You will receive a password by SMS and then you can use guest network online
  • Passwords are valid for one week at a time. Passwords can be sent to any mobile phone with a Norwegian mobil number

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