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Stig Haugsbø Andersson defended his PhD thesis "Injury prevention in elite handball" in June 2018.

He studied physiotherapy at Bergen University college between 2004 to 2007, and completed his Master degree in sports physiotherapy at the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences in 2013. As a master student he worked on the project ”Risk factors for overuse shoulder injuries among elite male handball players”.

Stig has previously worked as a physiotherapist in the private sector (2009-2011) and is currently working as a sports physiotherapist at the Norwegian Institute of Sports Medicine (2013-present). Previously he was also affiliated with the medical team in the Norwegian Handball Federation (2013-2015).