1986 BA, Dept. of Sociology, Stockholm University
1996 Dr.Med.Sc., Dept. of Cancer Epidemiology, Uppsala University
Short presentation of current research
Research on human papilloma virus (HPV)
- Occurence of HPV induced disease
- Effects of vaccination against HPV
Research on cervical cancer
- Occurence of cervical cancer
- Prevention of cervical cancer by Pap smear screening
- Hereditary and social factors in cervical cancer
- HPV and cervical cancer
Research on psychiatric diseases and social factors in disease
- Etiology of psychiatric disease
- Psychiatric disease and somatic disease burden
- Social mobility, social change and health
Doctoral student's research project
Genetic link to cervical tumours.
Risk of anogenital cancer after diagnosis of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia: a prospective population-based study.
Lancet Oncol 2007;8:311-6.
Long term risk of invasive cancer after treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3: population based cohort study.
Screening-preventable cervical cancer risks: evidence from a nationwide audit in Sweden.
J Natl Cancer Inst 2008;100:622-9.
Risk of cervical cancer among immigrants by age at immigration and follow-up time in Sweden, from 1968 to 2004.
Int J Cancer 2008;123:2664-70.
Attitudes to HPV vaccination among parents of children aged 12-15 years - A population based survey in Sweden.
Int J Cancer. 2009 Jun 30.
Prospective study of human papillomavirus (HPV) types, HPV persistence, and risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 Oct
Prospective study of human papillomavirus and risk of cervical adenocarcinoma.
Int J Cancer. 2010 Oct 15
Acceptability of HPV vaccination among young adults aged 18-30 years--a population based survey in Sweden.
Vaccine. 2010 Nov 3
Pre-vaccination prevalence of human papillomavirus types in the genital tract of 15-23-year-old women attending a youth health clinic in Stockholm, Sweden.
Scand J Infect Dis. 2011 Feb;43(2):115-21. Epub 2010 Oct 21
Risk of invasive cervical cancer in relation to clinical investigation and treatment after abnormal cytology: a population-based case-control study.
Int J Cancer. 2011 Sep 15
Risk of infection-related cancers after the loss of a child: a follow-up study in Sweden.
Cancer Res. 2011 Jan 1;71(1):116-22. Epub 2010 Nov 17
Women's sexual behavior. Population-based study among 65,000 women from four Nordic countries before introduction of human papillomavirus vaccination.
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2011 May
Cervical screening participation and risk among Swedish-born and immigrant women in Sweden.
Int J Cancer. 2011 Mar 21
Young age at first intercourse and risk-taking behaviours--a study of nearly 65 000 women in four Nordic countries.
Eur J Public Health. 2011 May 19.
Assessing perceived risk and STI prevention behavior: a national population-based study with special reference to HPV.
PLoS One. 2011;6(6):e20624. Epub 2011 Jun 2.
Guillain-Barre syndrome and adjuvanted pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 vaccine: multinational case-control study in Europe.
BMJ. 2011 Jul 12;
Incidence of genital warts in sweden before and after quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine availability.
J Infect Dis. 2012 Sep;
Familial risk of premature cardiovascular mortality and the impact of intergenerational occupational class mobility.
Soc Sci Med. 2012 Jul 27.
The incidence of narcolepsy in Europe: Before, during, and after the influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 pandemic and vaccination campaigns.
Vaccine. 2012 Dec 16.
Risk of presentation to hospital with epileptic seizures after vaccination with monovalent AS03 adjuvanted pandemic A/H1N1 2009 influenza vaccine (Pandemrix): self controlled case series study.
BMJ. 2012 Dec 18;
Prospective Study of HPV16 Viral Load and Risk of In Situ and Invasive Squamous Cervical Cancer.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Jan;