I am associate professor in nursing and senior lecturer at the Division of Nursing. At the moment I primarily focus on research and research supervision. I have a 6-year research appointment (80% of full time) financed by The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation. I am a registered nurse and have my clinical background in psychosocial oncology.
Registered Nurse, 1980
Basic Education in Psychotherapy, Stockholm County Council, 1995
PhD, Karolinska Institutet, 2002
I'm leading a multidisciplinary research group together with associate professor Claudia Lampic. The Lampic & Wettergren group has 13 members, including senior and junior researchers, postdocs and doctoral students. Our research concerns both reproductive and sexual health.
Commission of trust
Director of studies of the Doctoral School in Health Care Sciences, Karolinska Institutet
Member of Dissertation Committee, Karolinska Institutet
My research focuses on psychosocial aspects of cancer care and fertility/infertility. Ongoing projects:
I teach and supervise in basic and advanced programmes for nurses, as well as in master programmes and research education.