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Ulf Isaksson

Associate Professor, Senior lecturer, Qualified teacher

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Associate professor at Department of Nursing
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Ulf Isaksson is an Associate professor in nursing at Umeå University and a senior lecturer at the Department of Nursing, Umeå University. He is affiliated to ARCUM (Arctic Center, Umeå University)

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CV  |  Curriculum Vitae  |  Ulf Isaksson


Personal

Born 1959, raised in Umeå, Västerbotten.
Associate Professor 2014
Qualified Teacher 2018


Academic qualifications and employment

  • 2008 - cont. | Senior Lecturer - Department of Nursing, Umeå University
  • 2011 - 2013 | Postdoctoral fellow in Strategic Research Area Healthcare Research (SFO-V) - Department of Nursing, Umeå University and Karolinska Institutet
  • 2008 | Research Assistant - Department of Nursing, Umeå University
  • 2003 - 2008 | Doctoral student - Department of Nursing, Umeå University
  • 2001 - 2003 | Project Assistant - Department of Nursing, Umeå University
  • 1996 - 2010 | Mental Health Nurse - Geriatric Center, Norrland University Hospital, Umeå (off duty 2001-2010)
  • 1977 - 1996 | Mental Health Nurse - Psychogeriatric clinic, Umedalens Hospital, Umeå
  • 1976 | Substitute Healthcare Assistant - Umedalens Hospital, Umeå

 

Trust Assignment (Selection)

  • 2017- cont. | Member of the Hiring Board (2nd Vice Chairman), Faculty of Medicine, Umeå University
  • 2019- cont. | Preparation group for distribution of Infrastructure funds, Faculty of Medicine, Umeå University
  • 2014-cont. | Member of the Assessment Committee, Department of Nursing, Umeå University, since 2020 chairman
  • 2014-2015 | Assignment from the faculty management to review docenture guidelines within the Faculty of Medicine, Umeå University
  • 2005 - 2008 | Member of the Hiring Board, Faculty of Medicine, Umeå University (Student Representative)
  • 2004 - 2008 | Member of the Board of Institution, Department of Nursing, Umeå University (Student Representative)
  • 2006 - 2007 | Member of the Board of the Medical Doctoral Association, Umeå University
  • 2006 - 2007 | Member of the Cooperation Group for Education (SAGU), Umeå University (Student Representative)
  • 2005 - 2007 | Substitute, Research Education Committee, Faculty of Medicine, Umeå University (Student Representative)
     

List of Publications

Link to Google Scholar profile 

 

Area of research:

eHealth literacy significance for people with T2D self-care ability and self-care support - examine attitudes caregivers generally have to Internet-informed patients and understand how this impacts on their professional role and examine how patients critically review the health information they collect over the Internet and how it affects their self-care.

Use of interactive e-health support in the care of people with type 2 diabetes - The overall aim of the project is to problematize and analyze the use of computer-based self-care support among patients with type 2 diabetes and their carers. Another aim is to study the effects of computer-based self-care support on the day-to-day work, professional role of the caregiver and for patients' disease management.

Elderly cared for institution in Västerbotten - A cross-sectional longitudinal study aimed at identifying elderly people living / cared for at special housing and hospitals in Västerbotten County.

Web training for staff working with people with intellectual disabilities and challenging behavior - to investigate the effects of a web-based training program to increase staff's ability to communicate and interact with people with intellectual disabilities and to meet challenging behaviors

Psychometry - Preparation and psychometric tests of questionnaires and assessment/screening scales.

 

2020
European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, Springer 2020, Vol. 76, (4) : 525-537
Svahn, Sofia; Lövheim, Hugo; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2019
Nursing Ethics, Sage Publications 2019, Vol. 26, (7-8) : 2482-2493
Fischer Grönlund, Catarina; Söderberg, Anna; Dahlqvist, Vera; et al.
2019
BMC Geriatrics, BMC 2019, Vol. 19
Gustafsson, Maria; Lämås, Kristina; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2019
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, IOS Press 2019, Vol. 72, (4) : 1251-1260
Lövheim, Hugo; Gustafsson, Maria; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2019
Journal for the Study of Spirituality, Routledge 2019, Vol. 9, (2) : 125-137
Norberg, Catharina; Santamäki Fischer, Regina; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2019
Sage Open Nursing, Sage Publications 2019, Vol. 5
Nordlander, Marlene; Isaksson, Ulf; Hörnsten, Åsa
2019
JMIR Nursing, JMIR Publications 2019, Vol. 2, (1)
Sjöström, Anna E.; Hörnsten, Åsa; Hajdarevic, Senada; et al.
2019
Nursing Open, John Wiley & Sons 2019, Vol. 6 : 504-513
Öberg, Ulrika; Hörnsten, Åsa; Isaksson, Ulf
2019
JMIR Research Protocols, JMIR Publications 2019, Vol. 8, (4)
Öberg, Ulrika; Isaksson, Ulf; Jutterström, Lena; et al.
2018
European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, Springer 2018, Vol. 74, (4) : 483-488
Hemmingsson, Eva-Stina; Gustavsson, Maria; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2018
International psychogeriatrics, New York: Cambridge University Press 2018, Vol. 30 : 77-85
Skottheim, Andreas; Lövheim, Hugo; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2018
JMIR Diabetes, JMIR Publications 2018, Vol. 3, (1)
Öberg, Ulrika; Isaksson, Ulf; Jutterström, Lena; et al.
2018
Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, Vol. 32, (2) : 961-970
Öberg, Ulrika; Orre, Carl-Johan; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2017
Open Nursing Journal, Bentham Open 2017, (11) : 14-25
Dorell, Åsa; Isaksson, Ulf; Östlund, Ulrika; et al.
2017
BMC Geriatrics, BioMed Central 2017, Vol. 17, (1)
Lindbo, Agnes; Gustafsson, Maria; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2016
Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Vol. 37, (10) : 734-743
Antonsson, Helena; Hällgren Graneheim, Ulla; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2016
European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, Vol. 72, (8) : 987-994
Gustafsson, Maria; Isaksson, Ulf; Karlsson, Stig; et al.
2016
Patient Education and Counseling, Vol. 99, (11) : 1821-1829
Jutterström, Lena; Hörnsten, Åsa; Sandström, Herbert; et al.
2016
Sexual & Reproductive HealthCare, Vol. 8 : 31-36
Wennberg, Anna-Lena; Isaksson, Ulf; Sandström, Herbert; et al.
2015
European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, Vol. 71, (4) : 507-515
Gustafsson, Maria; Sandman, Per-Olof; Karlsson, Stig; et al.
2015
Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, Vol. 29, (3) : 521-527
Isaksson, Ulf; Hajdarevic, Senada; Abramsson, MaiGreth; et al.
2014
Patient Education and Counseling, Elsevier 2014, Vol. 94, (2) : 187-192
Boström, Eva; Isaksson, Ulf; Lundman, Bent; et al.
2014
Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, Vol. 28, (4) : 675-682
Boström, Eva; Isaksson, Ulf; Lundman, Berit; et al.
2014
Dermatology Research and Practice, Hindawi Publishing Corporation 2014 : 294287-
Hajdarevic, Senada; Hörnsten, Åsa; Sundbom, Elisabet; et al.
2014
Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, John Wiley & Sons 2014, Vol. 28, (2) : 405-412
Isaksson, Ulf; Hajdarevic, Senada; Jutterström, Lena; et al.
2014
The arts in psychotherapy, Vol. 41, (1) : 36-40
Öster, Inger; Tavelin, Björn; Edberg Thyme, Karin; et al.
2014
The arts in psychotherapy, Vol. 41, (1) : 36-40
Öster, Inger; Tavelin, Björn; Egberg Thyme, Karin; et al.
2013
Primary care diabetes, Elsevier 2013, Vol. 7, (3) : 207-212
Boström, Eva; Hörnsten, Asa; Lundman, Berit; et al.
2013
Journal of Health Psychology, Sage Publications 2013, Vol. 18, (11) : 1445-1455
Hajdarevic, Senada; Schmitt-Egenolf, Marcus; Sundbom, Elisabet; et al.
2013
International Journal of Older People Nursing, Blackwell Publishing 2013, Vol. 8, (4) : 290-298
Isaksson, Ulf; Åström, Sture; Hällgren Graneheim, Ulla
2012
European Diabetes Nursing, Maney Publishing 2012, Vol. 9, (2) : 39-44
Boström, Eva; Isaksson, Ulf; Lundman, Berit; et al.
2012
Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Blackwell Publishing 2012, Vol. 19, (2) : 154-161
Hällgren Graneheim, Ulla; Hörnsten, Åsa; Isaksson, Ulf
2012
The Internet Journal of Advanced Nursing Practice, Vol. 11, (2)
Jutterström, Lena; Hällgren Graneheim, Ulla; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.
2012
European Diabetes Nursing, John Wiley & Sons 2012, Vol. 9, (2) : 46-50
Jutterström, Lena; Isaksson, Ulf; Sandström, Herbert; et al.
2012
Issues in Mental Health Nursing, informa plc 2012, Vol. 33, (2) : 96-100
Richter, Jörg; Åström, Sture; Isaksson, Ulf
2011
Aging & Mental Health, Vol. 15, (5) : 573-579
Isaksson, Ulf; Hällgren Graneheim, Ulla; Åström, Sture; et al.
2009
Journal of Clinical Nursing, Vol. 18, (7) : 972-980
Isaksson, Ulf; Aström, Sture; Sandman, Per-Olof; et al.
2009
Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, Vol. 16, (1) : 46-53
Isaksson, Ulf; Graneheim, Ulla Hällgren; Åström, Sture
2008
Umeå University medical dissertations, 1154
Isaksson, Ulf
2008
Journal of clinical nursing, Vol. 17, (12) : 1660-6
Isaksson, Ulf; Aström, Sture; Graneheim, Ulla Hällgren
2008
Scandinavian journal of caring sciences, Vol. 22, (4) : 551-559
Isaksson, Ulf; Graneheim, Ulla Hällgren; Richter, Jörg; et al.
2007
Research on aging, Vol. 29, (6) : 576-89
Isaksson, Ulf; Santamäki-Fischer, Regina; Nygren, Björn; et al.
2007
5th European congress on violence in clinical psychiatry.
Isaksson, Ulf; Åström, Sture; Hällgren Graneheim, Ulla
2005
The International Journal of Aging & Human Development, Vol. 60, (2) : 145-157
Graneheim, Ulla Hällgren; Isaksson, Ulf; Ljung, Inga-Maj Persson; et al.
Patient Education and Counseling
Boström, Eva; Isaksson, Ulf; Lundman, Berit; et al.
Jutterström, Lena; Isaksson, Ulf; Sandström, Herbert; et al.
Norberg, Catharina; Santamäki Fischer, Regina; Isaksson, Ulf; et al.

I teach at both ground- and advanced level – especially within methodology and particularly towards quantitative method and statistics, but also in elderly care, with a focus on people with dementia and behavioral changes, so-called BPSD. I also supervise bachelor and master thesis.