Karuna DahlbergTitle: Associate Senior Lecturer School/office: School of Health Sciences
Phone: +46 19 303452
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.