Research description

Research on human papilloma virus (HPV)

  • Occurence of HPV induced disease
  • Effects of vaccination against HPV

Research on cervical cancer

  • Occurence of cervical cancer
  • Prevention of cervical cancer by Pap smear screening
  • Hereditary and social factors in cervical cancer
  • HPV and cervical cancer

Research on psychiatric diseases and social factors in disease

  • Etiology of psychiatric disease
  • Psychiatric disease and somatic disease burden
  • Social mobility, social change and health


  • 1986 BA, Dept. of Sociology, Stockholm University
  • 1996 Dr.Med.Sc., Dept. of Cancer Epidemiology, Uppsala University