COVID-19 | Global and Sexual Health research group

For the past year, a lot of research focus has been devoted to COVID-19 for the Global and Sexual Health research group.

Illustration of coronavirus
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Areas of focus

  • Adolescents
  • Cancer
  • e-Health
  • Food security
  • HIV
  • Mental health
  • Risk behaviour

Research Projects

  • Boston project on COVID-19 (USA)
    For more information contact: Susanne Rautiainen Lagerström
  • Buddy study – COVID-19 crisis impact on gender-based violence (GBV) among HIV-positive and negative youth in South Africa (DTHF) (South Africa)
    For more information contact: Anna Kågesten
  • Cancer screening during covid19- War on Cancer (Sweden)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • COVID-19 and public aspects of all COVID-19 including vaccine related aspects in Sweden (Sweden)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • COVID-19 disease spread among children and family members on non-hospitalized patients diagnosed with COVID-19 in Sweden (Sweden)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • COVID-19 crisis impact on food security, mental health, drug use, GBV and HIV prevention and care in Uganda (AMBSO HDSS) (Uganda)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • COVID-19 impact on mental health among children and adolescents (State of the World’s Children report, UNICEF, Johns Hopkins) (Sweden)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • COVID-19 crisis impact on GBV including sexual abuse and teenage pregnancies in Malawi (Ujamaa, UNICEF) (Malawi)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • COVID-19 impact on harm reduction, food security, GBV, access to HIV prevention and care in Myanmar (AHRN) (Myanmar)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • Digitalisation of youth clinics in Sweden -access to care during COVID19 SE
    For more information contact: Anna Nielsen
  • I-Share ANSER study (Sweden and 30 other countries) (Sweden)
    For more information contact: Elin Larsson
  • Stigma and Risk behaviour among men who have sex with men (MSM) –U=U (Sweden)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström
  • World Values Survey. Norms  and values on gender, SRHR WEE (womens economic empowerment) (India)
    For more information contact: Anna Mia Ekström