Associated Professor in rehabilitation Medicine

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My role at KI: teaching, education and clinically-based research.

Om mig

I am associated professor in rehabilitation medicine since 2012, affiliated to dept. of Clinical Sciences at Karolinska Institutet, have been involved in teaching at KI since 1993. During last year I am working in development of internet-based solutions for teaching and education as well as rehabilitation. I am educated as medical doctor and working as a consultant in pain and rehabilitation medicine at Multidisciplinary Pain clinic St Göran hospital, Stockholm.  


My research interests: postcovid syndrome, chronic fatigue, chronic pain, sleep disorders, rehabilitation. The latest project deals with internet-based multimodal rehabilitation for postcovid sufferers in Sweden and with postcovid cohort in Lithuanian population in collaboration with Lithuanian University of Health Sciences in Kaunas. During the last years I am also involved in research project on internet-based psychodynamic therapy in somatic syndrome disorder (responsible scientist assoc. prof. Robert Johansson). 

Pedagogiska meriter

Preclinical teaching at dept. iof Physiology and Pharmacology, KI, 1992-1999.

Clinical courses in pain, rehabilitation medicine and ICF for medical students at KI 2005-2016. 

Professional education in human physiology,  KI, 2011. 

Professional education in insurance medicine by internet-based course for certified and ST-doctors during 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017.

Professional education in pain and rehabilitation medicine for Swedish ST-doctors 2020-2022. 


Tartu University, medicine studies, Tartu, Estonia, 1985-1991. 

Karolinska Institutet, PhD-studies, Stockholm, Sweden, 1991-1998.

Karolinska University Hospital and Danderyd University Hospital, specialist in rehabilitation medicine and pain, Stockholm, Sweden, 2001-2013.