I have a bachelor of science in nursing and have worked as a registered nurse at the Karolinska University hospital in Stockholm since 2009. My special interest is the health and quality of life of persons with chronic conditions.
I am a member of the Innovative Care research group at Karolinska Institutet as a PhD student and a member of the National research school in Care Science.
Bachelor of science in Nursing at Karolinska Institutet, 2009
My PhD project involves how HIV-related stigma effects health-related quality of life for people living with hiv in Sweden. I study the relations between hiv-related stigma, health-related quality and life and treatment outcomes. I also study how hiv-related stigma can be measured among people living with hiv in Sweden, so that changes in stigma can be tracked over time and stigma-reducing interventions can be evaluated.