Haakon has a cand.med. degree from the University of Southern Denmark. He is in training as a resident in neurology at Haukeland University Hospital with a clinical interest in movement disorders and neurodegeneration. He is a PhD student at the Neuro-SysMed Center and the University of Bergen (UiB), focusing on NAD supplementation and NAD metabolism in Parkinsons disease. He currently focuses on the N-DOSE trial.