Research presentation

Maria Engström

Maria Engström har jobbat på HiG sen 2016 som professor i vårdvetenskap.Forskar kring vård och omsorg av äldre samt hälsofrämjande arbetsliv för vård- och omsorgspersonal.

Research presentation

Maria Engström

Professor Nursing

Research subject: Vårdvetenskap

PhD Nursing and RN, Registered Nurse.

CURRENT RESEARCH

"Healthy ageing", "Nursing and care of the elderly"

  • Older persons quality of life, health and ADL-dependency after discharge from the hospital
  • Working life for older people

Finished research project

Staff working life, learning and leadership in the healthcare sector

  • Internationally educated nurses' way into the profession (PhD Student D Högsted)
  • Working life within the Swedish Healthcare Direct
  • Nurse Professional Competence
  • Learning as a driving force for healthy work environments - students and staff perspective
  • First line managers' working life, health, and quality of care
  • Working life in Swedish healthcare - internationally educated nurses' and physicians' perspective
  • Lean, health and working conditions in primary care (PhD student M Kaltenbrunner)

Finished research project

  • Patient safety and communication (anaesthesia, intensive care)
  • The interplay between structural conditions, management/leadership, work situation, health of the personnel and the quality of care - in elderly care

READ MORE ABOUT


  • Professor Caring Science, University of Gävle 2016
  • Associate professor Caring Sciences, Uppsala University 2010

Education

  • PhD Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, 2007
  • Registered Nurse, Nursing Programme Gävle, 1986
  • Primary Care Nurse, Gävle, 1992

Pedagogic Education

  • University of Gävle, Higher Education. Teaching and Formal Exercise of Authority, 7,5 credits, 2018 
  • University of Gävle, Perspectives on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 7,5 credits, 2015
  • Uppsala University Handledarutbildning, Steg II, kurs för forskarhandledare 2010
  • Uppsala University Care Pedagogics, 20 p 1997
  • Uppsala University Uppsatshandledning inom vårdvetenskap (forskarutbildningskurs), 5 p 2004

Erfarenhet av undervisning

  • University of Gävle, Faculty of Health and Occupational Studies, Professor in Caring Science 100%, 2016 -
  • University of Gävle, Faculty of Health and Occupational Studies, Senior Lecturer in Caring Science 100%, 2007-2016
  • University of Gävle, Department of Caring Science and Sociology, Lecturer in Caring Science 100%, 2003-07-01-
  • University of Gävle, Department of Caring Science and Sociology, temporary post 1998 11- 2003 06

Principal supervisor for the following PhD Students

  • Denice Högstedt, PhD student University of Gävle, Caring Science
  • Monica Kaltenbrunner Nykvist, University of Gävle, Occupational Health

Co-supervisor

  • Karin Lundin PhD-student University of Gävle, Caring Science
  • Marie Bjuhr PhD-student University of Gävle, Caring Science
  • Tomas Lindmark PhD-student University of Gävle, Social Work
  • Ylva Pålsson, PhD student, Department of Caring Sciences and Public Health, Uppsala University,


PhD holders’, principal supervisor for the following people

  • Heidi Hagerman, Uppsala University, Department of Caring Sciences and Public Health, PhD 2019
  • Maria Randmaa, Uppsala University, Department of Caring Sciences and Public Health, PhD 2015

Licentiate

  • Charlotte Roos, Uppsala University, Department of Caring Sciences and Public Health, Licentiate 2017

Co-supervisor

  • Eva Dahlkvist, Örebro University, Caring Science, Licentiate 2015
  • Britt-Marie Sjölund, KI, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, PhD 2014
  • Annakarin Olsson, Örebro University, Caring Science, PhD 2013
  • Annica Ernesäter,  Uppsala University, Department of Caring Sciences and Public Health, PhD 2012
Published by: Maria Engström Page responsible: Annika Strömberg Updated: 2020-01-16
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