Seminar series in Health Care Science - Spring 2022

Welcome to lunch seminars on the theme of Health Care Science, Health and Participation.

The seminar series is given by the Strategic research health care area SFO-V, a research area run jointly by Karolinska Institutet and Umeå University. The seminar series is a meeting place for dialogue about research, theory and ideology that is relevant to health care science, health and participation.

All seminars consist of a presentation part of 20 min, and a Q&A -part of 20 min.


March 24, 2022 at 12.00 - 13.00.  

Physical activity and sedentary life among seniors  (Swedish)

Does the activity pattern differ between the sexes and can dopamine regulation explain differences in motivation for physical activity? 

Ing-Mari Dohrn, PhD, lecturer, and currently working as a researcher and teacher at the Division of Physiotherapy, Dept of Neurobiology, Health Care Sciences and Society (NVS). 


May 19, 2022 at 12.00 - 13.00 

Hur kan studier med samskapande design bidra till kunskapsutveckling inom hälsovetenskap?

Eric Asaba, Docent / Associate Professor in occupational therapy and currently appointed vice head at the Department of neurobiology, care sciences, and society (NVS). 


August 25, 2022, at 12.00 - 13.00

Using crowdsourced data to learn from experiences of covid-19: Successes and challenges encountered in an innovative transdisciplinary collaboration

Carol Tishelman, Professor and research group leader for the research group Innovative care at Medical Management Centre at the Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (LIME).


October 20, 2022, at 12.00 - 13.00

November 24, 2022, at 12.00 - 13.00



Link will be sent on registration. 

Register here. The seminar is free of charge. 


Content reviewer:
Marina Olsson