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Karuna Dahlberg

Title: Associate Senior Lecturer School/office: School of Health Sciences


Phone: +46 19 303452

Room: P2343a

Karuna Dahlberg

Research subject

Research environments

About Karuna Dahlberg

Karuna Dahlberg is an Associate Senior Lecturer at the School of Health Sciences, Örebro University.

She graduated as a registered nurse (RN) from Örebro University in 2003. In 2012 she received a postgraduate diploma in Specialist Nursing in Intensive Care as well as a Master of Sciences from Karlstad University. She completed her PhD studies in 2018 with the thesis e-Assessed follow-up of postoperative recovery: developement, evaluation and patient experiences. 

Karuna teaches at undergraduate and post-graduate level.

Karuna´s research area is in recovery after surgery. It includes research about digital follow up after day surgery as well as how health literacy and self-efficacy can impact recovery after surgery. Further Karuna is leading an international and national project mapping and exploring the role of the nurse working in the postoperative context.