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Doctoral students

At the Department of Nursing, there are quite a few doctoral students who are focused on different subjects within the area of nursing care. The doctoral students who are registered within the Department at the moment are listed below. There is also a brief description of the subject for the thesis. If you wish to get in touch with any of these students, just click on the name which is linked to their respective e-mail addresses.

Asplund, Sofia

Sofia Asplund

Health among municipal employees – a web-based intervention focusing people in risk of stress-related illness in sparsely populated areas in northern Sweden

Supervisors: Eva Ericson-Lidman, Johan Åhlin, Mattias Hedlund

Baxter, Rebecca

Rebecca Baxter

The Swedish National Inventory of Care and Health in Residential Aged Care

Supervisors: David Edvardsson, Anders Sköldunger, Hugo Lövheim

Byenfeldt, Marie

Marie Byenfeldt

Ultrasound-based shear wave elastography- a non-invasive method for staging liver fibrosis

Supervisors: Per Fransson, Anders Elvin

Corneliusson, Laura

Laura Corneliusson

Quality of Life, Thriving and Self-rated Health of Residents Living in Sheltered Housing for Older People in Sweden

Supervisors: David Edvardsson, Karin Sjögren, Anders Sköldunger

Derblom, Katharina

Katharina Derblom

Caring for persons with mental ill-health in general emergency departments towards a recovery oriented and reflective practice

Supervisors: Britt-Marie Lindgren, Jenny Molin, Sebastian Gabrielsson

Glans, Anton

Anton Glans

Safe and sound. Evaluation of software based optimization methods to reduce acoustic noise levels in the MRI environment

Supervisors: Lenita Lindgren, Jonna Wilén

Hultstrand, Cecilia

Cecilia Hultstrand

Primary care encounters and patient´s access to Standardized cancer patient pathways – an exploration of how presentation of bodily sensation,interaction and socioeconomic positions influence access to cancer care

Supervisors: Senada Hajdarevic, Anna-Britt Coe, Mikael Lilja

Jonsson, Karin

Karin Jonsson

The development of communication, leadership and situation awareness in interprofessional teams during acute care

Supervisors: Magnus Hultin, Christine Brulin, Maria Härgestam

Kroik, Lena

Lena Kroik

Sami and end-of-life care - knowledge about traditions to develop care

Supervisors: Anette Edin-Liljegren, Carol Tishelman, Krister Stoor

Lundberg, Anna

Anna Lundberg

To be a public health nurse in remote areas - with focus on clinical decision making

Supervisors: Erika Boman, Britt-Inger Saveman, Lina Gyllencreutz

Ndile, Menti

Menti Ndile

Effectiveness and challenges of implementing trauma first aid training program for improving knowledge and practice of police officers of initial post crash care in urban tanzania

Supervisors: Susann Backteman Erlandsson, Britt-Inger Saveman, Anne Outwater


Nyberg, Anette

Anette Nyberg

Operating room nurses’ perspectives of safety in perioperative care of patient undergoing arthroplasty

Supervisors: Birgitta Olofsson, Volker Otten, Ann-Mari Fagerdahl, Michael Haney

Sjöström, Anna

Anna Sjöström

Exploring perceptions and use of eHealth literacy to improve self-management among Swedish people with Type 2 diabetes

Supervisors: Ulf Isaksson, Senada Hajdarevic, Åsa Hörnsten

Ullgren, Helena

Helena Ullgren

The "puzzle" of cancer care – How do advancements in cancer treatment and organizational changes impact health care consumption and intensity of cancer treatment?

Supervisors: Per Fransson, Lena Sharp, Roger Henriksson

Unneby, Anna

Anna Unneby

Enhanced care and pain treatment for patients suffering femoral neck fracture

Supervisors: Birgitta Olofsson, Britt-Marie Lindgren, Ulrika Bergström

Westergren, Agneta

Agneta Westergren

The epidural culture

Supervisors: Monica Christiansson, Kerstin Edin, Denis Walsh

Wode, Kathrin

Kathrin Wode

Per Fransson