My name is Johanna Granhagen Jungner and I'm a RN with a MSc in pain and pain management with focus on children and adulescent. Since 1998 I have worked as a RN with children who have undergone neurosurgery at Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, as well as in long-term intensive care (LIVA) for children. I have also worked at the pain therapy unit at Spinalis (a rehab clinic for spinal cord injuries) with focus on complementary pain management methods.
2007 I started working as a lecturer at the Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Karolinska Institutet.
From 2014 I am a PhD candidate at the Childhood Cancer Research Unit, Department of Women’s and Children’s Health.
2014 - ongoing PhD studies, KI
PULD 2009 - Education for University Teachers, 5 credits at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm.
2005 Master of Science in Pain - Nursing - Processing, Lulea University of Technology, Luleå.
1998 Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, 120 credits at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm.
1998 Registered Nurse, SCC, Stockholm.
My research area is intercultural communication paediatric cancer care. The overall aim of the research project is to obtain a deeper understanding about language barriers in paediatric cancer care and to what extend healthcare pesronnel make use of interpreters or other communication tools in the clinical context.
SIOP 2014 Oral presentation "Balancing between compassion and professionalism - Interpreters' experiences of childhood cancer care".
SIOP 2017 Oral presentation "Mulitlingual encounters in paediatric cancer care - Risking patient safety by insufficient use of interpreters".