Louise Lundborg

Louise Lundborg

Affiliated to Research
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Postal address: K2 Medicin, Solna, K2 KEP Stephansson Razaz, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • To get in contact, email or phone +46707258809
    I completed my PhD at Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Division
    at Karolinska Institutet 2022. My doctoral research focused on reappraisal of
    labor duration and current defintions of normal progression. The research aim
    to investigate the balance between necessary and unnecessary interventions
    during labour in the pursuit of a future clinically and pshycologically safe
    enviroment for women and infant. All four studies was quantative data from
    the Stockholm- Gotland obstetric database linked health and other databases.
    My clinical work is mainly based in the delivery ward, working clinically as
    a midwife since 2007. Along with my research I have a position as Vice
    President for the Swedish Midwifery Association.
    Karolina Widerströms Scholarship for eminent academics, 2019
    Kvinnofridspriset, Länsstyrelsen Stockholm, Gender equality and protective
    support for Women Price, The County of administry board, 2017
    Midwiferystudents clinical teaching acknowledgement, Karolinska Institutet
    PhD in Epidemiology and Medical science " Safe labour – reappraisal of
    labour duration and clinical management for improved maternal and infant
    outcome " 2018-2022
    Research school for clinicians in Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet,
    Master of Medical Science, Midwifery Science, Uppsala University , 2016
    Higher education in Health science, Mittuniversitetet Sundsvall, 2015
    Registered Midwife , Karolinska Institutet 2005-2007
    Registered nurse, Sophiahemmets Högskola 1995-2000


  • I have a Post doc position at Clinical Epidemiology Division, where I will
    focus my research on the effect of medical interventions during labors and
    shortterm and longterm outcomes in offspring, using national health
    databases. I am also involved in a Randomized trial where a new tool for
    labor progression ( Labor Care Guide) will be tested in clinical setting,
    launched during 2023, Picrino trial.
    Furthermore, I examine a continuity care model during pregnancy, delivery and
    postpartum, Caseload at Karolinska Sjukhuset.


  • Barnmorskeprogrammet, Midwifery education Karolinska Institutet and Uppsala
    University, ongoing.
    Amelprojektet, Education project, project leading and teaching about Female
    Genital Mutilation, 2016-2018
    CEPS, Neonatal resuscitation instructor for clinical training 2016-2018


All other publications


  • Affiliated to Research, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 2024-2024
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 2022-2024

Degrees and Education

  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Medicine, Solna, Karolinska Institutet, 2022
  • Graduate Diploma In Midwifery, Karolinska Institutet, 2007

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