Elin Larsson

Elin Larsson

Principal Researcher
Visiting address: Widerströmska huset Tomtebodavägen 18 A, plan 3, 17165 Solna
Postal address: K9 Global folkhälsa, K9 GPH Ekström Larsson, 171 77 Stockholm

About me


  • My research focus on migrants and SRHR as well as contraception and abortion, HPV vaccination and prevention, both in low- and middle-income contexts, in Sweden and in Europe. I 

  • supervise PhD students in Sweden and in Sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia. Im suing co-design methods to improve SRHRR care in Sweden and Sub-Saharan Africa. 
  • As part of my engagement in reseach and education within SRHR I am part of 
  • the management committee of the Academic Network for SRHR Policy (ANSER).


  • The core of my teaching is in sexual and reproductive health and rights from a global health perspective, supervision of doctoral and master students as well as research methods.

    I am the course leader for the course "Collecting and organizing epidemiological data" (7.5 ECT credits, code: 4FH084).


  • My teaching includes lectures and seminars at undergraduate and graduate courses (masters and PhD). When teaching I have used “traditional”
    lecturing, workshops, seminars, blended learning including e-learning. Ihave initiated a doctoral course in SRHR, a joint course within the ANSER


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  • Principal Researcher, Department of Global Public Health, Karolinska Institutet, 2022-
  • Principal Researcher, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, 2024-2026

Degrees and Education

  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Global Public Health, Karolinska Institutet, 2012

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