Lydia Kwak

Lydia Kwak

Senior Lecturer | Docent
Telephone: +46852487129
Visiting address: Nobels väg 7, 17165 Solna
Postal address: C6 Institutet för miljömedicin, C6 IIR Kwak, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • My area of research is intervention and implementation research within the 

  • field of worker health, with a special focus on health promotion.
    I am an associate professor and senior lecturer in health promotion, head of the unit Intervention and Implementation Research in worker health and assistent director of Doctoral Education at IMM.


  • I have a master in Health Sciences, specialized in Health Education and Promotion and Biological Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, the Netherlands. 


  • Doctoral degree in Health Sciences. Title: the NHF-NRG-In Balance-project: development, implementation and evaluation of a weight gain prevention program. Academic institution: Maastricht University, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht (NUTRIM), Human Biology, Maastricht, the Netherlands.


  • I am since 2011 course leader of the doctoral course Public Health 

  • Intervention and Implementation research. I give lectures for undergraduate
    and graduate programmes on the topic of intervention and implementation 
  • research and supervise master-and doctaral students.
    For information on the doctoral course Public Health Intervention and 
  • Implementation research 2019 [1] please click on the link of the course or on 

  • the link of the doctoral program in Public Health Sciences. 


All other publications



  • Senior Lecturer, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 2019-

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2017

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