Anna Schandl

Anna Schandl

Affiliated to Research | Docent
Visiting address: KI/Institutionen för klinisk forskning och utbildning, SÖS, 11883 Stockholm
Postal address: S1 Klinisk forskning och utbildning, Södersjukhuset, S1 KI SÖS Forskning Anestesi/IVA, 118 83 Stockholm

About me

  • I am a registered nurse. For many years, I have been working in intensive
    care units in Region Stockholm. In 2013, I became doctor of medicine. Today,
    I am active as docent and research group leader in the research group of
    Anaesthesia and intensive care at Södersjukhuset: I am the main supervisor of three PhD students
    and the co-supervisor of five.
    Patient safety awards, Stockholm County Council, in 2012 and 2015.
    Awards for excellent patient-centered work, Karolinska University Hospital
    and Stockholm County Council in 2011
    * Docent in Nursing, 2021, Karolinska Institutet
    * PhD in Clinical Medical Science, 2013, Karolinska Insitutet. /Thesis:/
    Physical and psychological problems after critical illness: prediction,
    detection and treatment. /Main supervisor:/ MD Peter Sackey
    * MSc Clinical Medical Science 2012, Karolinska Institutet
    * BSc Care Science, 2001, Uppsala
    * Specialist nurse, 1997, Göteborg
    * Registered nurse, 1993, Östersund


  • In general, my research interest is in the area of physical, psychological
    and cognitive recovery after acute life-threatening diseases. In
    most studies, I have used data from national and/or regional cohort studies,
    but I also have experiences in qualitative research.


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  • Affiliated to Research, Department of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset, Karolinska Institutet, 2023-2026

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2021
  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet, 2013
  • Degree Of Master Of Medical Science 120 Credits, Karolinska Institutet, 2012

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