At the division of Physiotherapy, we conduct education, postgraduate education and research within physiotherapy.
Lotta Widén Holmqvist is awarded the Silver Medal for her outstanding contributions to the development of research and education in physiotherapy.
Gabriele Biguet will defend her thesis "The meaning of acceptance and body awareness for individuals living with long-term pain - Implications for rehabilitation" on January 18.
Petter Sandstedt will defend his thesis "Disability and health-related quality of life in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and caregiving experience from the perspective of next of kin" on December 14.
See Eling de Bruin's lecture from the seminar series "Student - get inspired by a professor".
uMOVE is a new core facility being developed at NVS, offering a state of the art platform for movement analysis. Erika Franzén is the scientific director.
Balance training for persons with Parkinson’s disease was found to be value-for-money in a health economic study conducted by Conran Joseph, postdoc in the research group of Erika Franzén.
Malin Nygren-Bonnier is new head of division, and Joanna Kvist is new deputy head of division, effective October 1.
Erika Franzén has been appointed vice chair of the Doctoral Education Committee. Read more about the new organization at KI.
The Work Environment and Health Award has been established to stimulate improvements and innovations relating to efforts in the field of work environment and health.