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About me

I am a pediatric nurse, with long experiences of working with children and I have a unique experience of working with HIV infected children. I earned my PhD at Karoliniska Institutet and is now a lecturer at Karolinska Institutet.


Master in health care education 2003

Pediatric nurse 1994

Registred nurse 1989

Research description

My research focus is on children and young adults living with perinatally acquired HIV. See Lampic & Wettergren group.

My most recent publications

HIV-related stigma and health-related quality of life among children living with HIV in Sweden.
Rydström L, Wiklander M, Navér L, Ygge B, Eriksson L
AIDS Care 2016 ;28(5):665-71

Legal guardians understand how children with the human immunodeficiency virus perceive quality of life and stigma.
Rydström L, Wiklander M, Ygge B, Navér L, Eriksson L
Acta Paediatr. 2015 Sep;104(9):940-7

Teaching portfolio

As a member of the faculty of the Nursing program and socialist nursing program at Karolinska Institutet I have experience from teaching and course work on bachelor and master level mainly concerning children as well as supervision of students on all levels.

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