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Wossenseged Birhane Jemberie

research interest: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Among Older People

Methods: Register based study; Latent variables; Longitudinal analysis



Works at

Doctoral student at Department of Social Work
Samhällsvetarhuset, plan 5, Biblioteksgränd 4 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå
Norra Beteendevetarhuset, 4 tr, Umeå universitet Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

I am a doctoral researcher on Substance Use Disorder among older people and utilising several register databases. I have also MSc in Public Health (Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umeå University) and BSc in Clinical Dietetics and Nutrition (Harokopio University, Greece). Starting from January 2020, I am also affiliated with the Swedish National Graduate School for Competitive Science on Ageing and Health (SWEAH), the Swedish Society for Alcohol and Drug Research (SAD), and the Swedish Association for Social Medicine and Public Health (SSF)

Contributions are related to UN Sustainable Development Goals:

Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages and

Goal 10: Reduce inequality within and among countries

Frontiers in Psychiatry, Frontiers Media S.A. 2022, Vol. 13
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Padyab, Mojgan; McCarty, Dennis; et al.
Addiction, John Wiley & Sons 2022, Vol. 117, (9) : 2415-2430
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Padyab, Mojgan; McCarty, Dennis; et al.
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, Elsevier 2022, Vol. 134
Lundgren, Lena; Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; McCarty, Dennis
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, Sage Publications 2021, Vol. 49, (1) : 29-32
Baxter, Rebecca; Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Li, Xia; et al.
Journal of addiction medicine, Wolters Kluwer 2020, Vol. 14, (4) : e89-e99
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Padyab, Mojgan; Snellman, Fredrik; et al.
Frontiers in Psychiatry, Frontiers Media S.A. 2020, Vol. 11
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane; Stewart Williams, Jennifer; Eriksson, Malin; et al.
Centre for Public Health Report Series, 2018:4
Jemberie, Wossenseged Birhane

Research projects

Courses which I take part as teacher:

  • Socialt arbete som forskningsfält II (Social Work as Research Field II)
  • Swedish Social Welfare in  Comparative Perspective
  • Social Work in Sweden