Kristina Alexanderson's research group: SHoL

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The research group “Sickness absence, health and life situation”  (SHoL) was founded in 2003 and has been established as a leading research group within the sickness absence area under the supervision by professor Kristina Alexanderson.

The SHoL group is interdisciplinary and multi professional  within the areas of behavioural science, medicine, economics and statistics, and use both epidemiological and qualitative analysis methods. The traditional perspective of social medicine, with focus on social differences, marginalization and factors of different structural levels (society, organization, individual) is completed with a gender perspective and a health perspective.

Research projects

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Group members

Kristina Alexanderson Professor, Head of the Division
Sandra Doveson PhD student
Rasmus Elrud PhD student
Kristin Farrants PhD, postdoc
Emilie Friberg PhD, research associate
Katalin Gémes PhD, postdoc
Lena Gonäs Senior research fellow
Klas Gustafsson PhD, Research associate
Hanna Gyllensten PhD, postdoc
Mahbuba Haque Statistician
Pontus Josefsson Statistician
Korinna Karampampa PhD, postdoc
Linnea Kjeldgård Statistician, PhD student
Andreas Malm PhD student
Chantelle Murley Research associate
Henrik Nilsson PhD student
Kerstin Nilsson Statistician
Jan Norberg Associate professor
Arvid Sondén Statistician
Veronica Svärd PhD, postdoc
Mirkka Söderman PhD student
Gino Almondo Analyst
Marie-Louise Andersson-Barrenäs Associate professor
Charlotte Björkenstam Med dr, post doc
Sandra Blomqvist PhD student
Ute Bültmann Professor
Jenny Head Professor
Gunnel Hensing Professor
Anders Kullgren Professor
Korinna Karampampa Med dr, post doc
Tea Lallukka Researcher
Ulrik Lidwall PhD
Staffan Marklund Senior professor
Otso Rantonen PhD student
Fredrik Saboonchi Professor
Magnus Stenbeck Associate professor, researcher
Helena Stigson Associate professor
Petter Tinghög PhD, on leave
Jussi Vahtera Professor
Margaretha Voss Associate professor
Agneta Wennman-Larsen Associate professor
Hugo Westerlund Professor
Samantha Wood PhD student
Fei Yang PhD, postdoc


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