Lectures and seminars Health Literacy for researchers and doctoral students - webinar 3

27-09-2024 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Add to iCal

"Health literacy & quantitative research"

The programme for doctoral education in health care science (PUF-V) welcomes all doctoral students and researchers at KI, and other interested parties, to a webinar series (in English) focusing on Health Literacy. The two-hour webinars will consist of lectures and discussions between lecturers and participants. Self-study between webinars is recommended.

Health literacy & quantitative research

Presentations and discussions on health literacy studies with cross-sectional and experimental design. Briefing on national and international health literacy networks and resources.


Register for the webinar series via link. An email with a zoom link will be sent out approximately a week before the first webinar.


Josefin Wångdahl, MSc Public Health, PhD. Assistant Professor at Aging Research Center, Karolinska institutet and Stockholm University, and at the Division of Nursing, NVS, Karolinska institutet. Swedish research representant in the European WHO supported Health Literacy Network (MPOHL), member of the Research Standards Committee of the International Health Literacy Association (IHLA), and manager for the Swedish Health Literacy Network and the Swedish webbpage on health literacy. She will contribute to all four webinars.

Maria Jaensson, PhD, Associate professor, registered nurse anesthetist, senior lecturer and excellent teaching practitioner at Örebro University. Research leader for the group Perioperative care and Pedagogical Processes (PEPP) - Örebro University (oru.se) and member in the Swedish Health Literacy Network. She will talk about her research on the impact of health literacy on post-operative recovery.


Josefin Wångdahl Assistant Professor