Participants

Participation in Forum for Medical Humanities is open to all employees at Uppsala University. If you are interested in joining, please contact any of the coordinators Anna Tunlid or Ylva Söderfeldt.

Participant

Research and
teaching interests

Anders Backlund
Professor at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry

Pharmacognosy, historical and traditional drugs, systematic botany, evolutionary biology and its history of idéas, Linnaeus, his work and its importance

Hannah Bradby
Professor at the Department of Sociology

Annelie Drakman
PhD, Department of History of Science and Ideas

History of the body, 19th century history of medicine, bloodletting, miasma, medical practices

Isto Huvila
Professor in Information Studies at the Department of ALM

Health information behaviour, medical records, e-health

Anne Ingvarsson
Chief Curator at Uppsala University Museum

Bioarchaeology, Aegean prehistory, history of medicine, human remains, repatriation issues

Eva Jangland
Senior Lecturer/Docent at the Department of Surgical Sciences

Patient experiences in acute care, patient participation, Fundamentals of Care (FoC) Advanced Practice Nursing Roles (APN/NP), competence development and evidence based nursing

Solveig Jülich
Professor at the Department of History of Science and Ideas

History of medicine and biomedicine, historical perspectives on ethics and value conflicts in medical research, and history of medicine’s visual and material culture

Anna-Malin Karlsson
Professor at the Department of Scandinavian Languages

Discourse and interaction analysis, multimodality, language-mediated knowledge-building, health communication

Francis Lee
Researcher at the Department of History of Science and Ideas

Sociology of medicine and biomedicine, science and technology studies, valuation studies, knowledge production and new technologies in biomedicine and medicine

Hedvig Mårdh
Researcher at the Department of Art History

Critical heritage studies, museum studies, mental health geography, art history, public art

Ingrid Nylander
Professor at the Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences

Matts Olovsson
Professor, specialist physician at the Department of Women's and Children's Health

Torsten Pettersson
Professor at the Department of Literature

Cecilia Rodéhn
Researcher at the Centre for Gender Research

Catharina Svensson
Professor at the Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology

Ylva Söderfeldt
PhD, Department of History of Science and Ideas

Disability history, patient organizations, the physician-patient relationship, lay and expert knowledge in medicine.

Martin Tondel
Associate Professor in Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Idiopathic environmental intolerance, Chernobyl, medical anthropology, ethics, risk communication

Helena Tinnerholm Ljungberg
Post-doctoral Researcher at the Department of History of Science and Ideas

Politics of family and reproduction, feminist theory, the relationship between politics, ethics, and medicine

Sven Widmalm
Professor at the Department of History of Science and Ideas

History of eugenics, history of biochemistry, history of the pharmaceutical industry, history of psychiatry

Anna Williams
Professor at the Department of Literature

Motherhood studies, narrative and medicine, literature and gender