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Department of Community Medicine and Rehabilitation


Adam Grinberg, doctoral student
Andre Nyberg, associate professor
Andreas Hult, associate professor

Researcher in Sports Medicine and Public Health with a special focus on how our lifestyle and more specifically our level of physical activity predicts our future health and risk of illness.

Andrew Strong, senior research assistant
Anna Cronström, senior research engineer
Anna Sondell, other position, associate professor
Annika Toots, senior research assistant
Birgit Enberg, associate professor
Björn Bäckström, physician, adjunct associate professor
Britt-Marie Stålnacke, professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Börje Rehn, associate professor

I work as a senior lecturer at the Physiotherapy Program. I am also program supervisor for the master's program in physiotherapy and one of three coordinators for 'Forskaraspiranterna'

Camilla Sandberg, adjunct associate professor
Cecilia Pettersson, associate professor (absent)
Charlotte Häger, professor, combined with clinical employment

My research addresses human motor control, how the brain controls movements and how to understand different types of movements in normal conditions and after injury/disease to guide treatment.

Christer Malm, professor

Besides teaching and research, I represent the University in Sports Medicine. Research includes physical activity, performance, anti-doping and children's sports.

Christina Jacobsson, administrative coordinator
Daniel Jansson, lecturer, doctoral student
Elin Granholm Valmari, lecturer, doctoral student

Employed as an university lecturer at the Occupational Therapy Unit, but right now a doctoral student with the research area of 'Patrolling police officers -their life contexts and lifestyle balance'.

Emil Rapo, doctoral student

I am a PhD-student in occupational therapy and am writing my thesis on Social Prescribing

Eva Tengman, associate professor
Gunilla Stenberg, associate professor, combined with clinical employment
Helena Grip, other position

Hospital engineer, assoc. prof. in biomedical engineering and adjunct university lecturer. Research and development within medical technology and movement analysis.

Helena Lindgren, professor

Researches and educates in the field where systems based on artificial intelligence (AI) need to collaborate with humans. Research spans basic research in AI to applications improving health.

Hugo Lövheim, assistant professor, resident physician
Jerry Öhlin, doctoral student

Doctoral student, physiotherapy. Studying the association between gait speed, cognitive function and dementia in people at or above 80 years of age. 

Ji-Guo Yu, associate professor
Johan Niklasson, associate professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Jonas Sandlund, associate professor
Jonas Selling, research engineer
Karin Wadell, professor, combined with clinical employment
Lars Berglund, associate professor (absent)
Linda Månsson, doctoral student

PhD student in the Safe Step project, a mHealth intervention of fall prevention for older adults. Developing a self-test for balance to be performed with a smartphone.

Ludvig Backman, associate professor

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Functional Anatomy

Maria Burman, doctoral student (absent)
Maria Strömbäck, adjunct associate professor
Maria Wiklund, associate professor
Mattias Hedlund, associate professor, combined with clinical employment
Michael Svensson, associate professor

PhD, ass professor in Sports medicine. Teaching:exercise physiology, metabolism, and nutrition. Research:exercise-training, muscle biology, metabolism, nutrition, iron and metabolic syndrome.

Monica Sörman, study administrator
Nina Lindelöf, associate professor
Peter Nordström, professor, senior consultant (attending) physician
Rita Sjöström, adjunct associate professor
Therese Eskilsson, associate professor, combined with clinical employment
Therese Nordin, doctoral student

My thesis concerns social participation and togetherness among older adults in a home care context, within the research project STAY-IN-TOUCH. 

Tobias Stenlund, associate professor, postdoctoral fellow
Torfinn Gustafsson, doctoral student, adjunct lecturer
Ulla Nygren, associate professor
Ulrika Aasa, associate professor

A registred physiotherapist and associate professor who teaches and conduct research in the areas of rehabilitation and sports medicine. 

Xiaolei Hu, adjunct associate professor
Åsa Svedmark, other position, associate professor