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Lis Sjöberg

Title: Lecturer School/office: School of Health Sciences

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Phone: +46 19 303585

Room: P2155

Lis Sjöberg

Research subject

Research environments

About Lis Sjöberg

Lis Sjöberg has been a lecturer in occupational therapy since 2012. She has a master's degree in occupational therapy from Örebro University. Lis has been employed at Örebro University since 2012 and previously worked as a registered occupational therapist at the University Hospital in Örebro, where she for 6 years was adjunct to Örebro University as a clinical lecturer in occupational therapy. Since 2014, Lis has been the programme coordinator for the Occupational Therapy program.

Research

Lis was admitted to postgraduate studies at Örebro University in 2014, in the subject Medical Science, specialization in Healthcare Sciences. The main supervisor is Professor Liselotte Hermansson, co-supervisor is Carin Fredriksson, PhD, and Helen Lindner, PhD. Lis' research domain is children with congenital limb reduction deficiencies, early interventions and outcomes, from a patient and family perspective. The research questions have their origins in clinical experiences. The research is often conducted in collaboration with the Limb Deficiency and Arm Prosthesis Centre at the University Hospital, Örebro (USÖ) and the Swedish association for children with limb deficiencies and their families

Lis is part of the research environment Research Enabling an Active Life (REAL) and the research team Treatment in Upper and lower limb Malformation or Amputation (TUMA) 

Teaching

In her assignment as programme coordinator Lis has an overall responsibility for the content and education pedagogy of the Occupational Therapy program. In addition, she is a course director and teaching within the program. Her teaching is mainly in professional development with areas such as occupational therapy for children and professional treatment. She also supervises thesis at the undergraduate level in the subject of occupational therapy. 

Publications

Articles in journals |  Conference papers |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries |  Manuscripts | 

Articles in journals

Sjöberg, L. , Hermansson, L. , Lindner, H. Y. & Fredriksson, C. (2020). Swedish parents' experiences of their role in treatment for children with congenital limb reduction deficiency: Decision‐making and treatment support. Child Care Health and Development, 46 (6), 723-732.
Sjöberg, L. , Lindner, H. Y. & Hermansson, L. (2018). Long-term results of early myoelectric prosthesis fittings: A prospective case-control study. Prosthetics and orthotics international, 42 (5), 527-533.
Sjöberg, L. , Nilsagård, Y. & Fredriksson, C. (2014). Life situation of adults with congenital limb reduction deficiency in Sweden. Disability and Rehabilitation, 38 (18), 1562-1571.

Conference papers

Sjöberg, L. , Hermansson, L. & Lindner, H. Y. (2019). Parent’s role in decision and treatment of children with limb malformation. In: ISPO 17th World Congress:  Basics to Bionics Abstracts  Book. Paper presented at ISPO 17th World Congress, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan, 5-8 October, 2019.
Sjöberg, L. , Hermansson, L. & Fredriksson, C. (2018). Children with congenital limb deficiency: Parent’s experiences of their role in decision and treatment. In: Burger, Helena & Mlakar, Maja, Book of Abstracts. Paper presented at International Central European ISPO Conference 2018, Portoroz, Slovenia, September 20-22, 2018 (pp. 68-68). Ljubljana, Slovenia: ISPO Slovenia.
Sjöberg, L. , Lindner, H. Y. & Hermansson, L. (2018). Long term results of early myoelectric prosthesis fittings: a prospective case-control study. Paper presented at WFOT Congress 2018, Cape Town, South Africa, May 21-25, 2018.
Sjöberg, L. , Hermansson, L. & Fredriksson, C. (2018). Parent’s experiences of their role in decision and treatment for children with congenital limb deficiency. Paper presented at WFOT Congress 2018, Cape Town, South Africa, May 21-25, 2018.
Sjöberg, L. (2016). Long term results of early myoelectric prosthetic fitting: a prospective case-control study. In: International Conference on Cerebral Palsy and other Childhood-onset Disabilities Stockholm 1–4 June 2016. Paper presented at International Conference on Cerebral Palsy and other Childhood-onset Disabilities, Stockholm, Sweden, 1–4 June, 2016.
Hermansson, L. M. N. , Lindner, H. Y. N. & Sjöberg, L. (2013). Intensive training camp for children with a myoelectric prosthetic hand. In: ISPO 2013 World Congress Inclusion, Participation & Empowerment. Paper presented at ISPO 2013 World Congress -Inclusion, Participation & Empowerment, Hyderabad, India, 4-7 February 2013.. International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics.
Hermansson, L. M. N. , Lindner, H. Y. N. & Sjöberg, L. (2012). Intensive training camp for children with a myoelectric prosthetic hand. In: Trent International Prosthetic Symposium. Paper presented at Trent International Prosthetic Symposium, Loughborough, UK, 21-23 May, 2012..
Hermansson, L. M. N. & Sjöberg, L. (2012). Long term results of early myoelectric fittings : a prospective longitudinal case-control study. In: Trent International Prosthetic Symposium. Paper presented at Trent International Prosthetic Symposium, Loughborough, UK, 21-23 May, 2012..
Hermansson, L. M. N. & Sjöberg, L. (2011). Long term results of early myoelectric fittings. In: MEC'11 Raising the Standard. Paper presented at MEC'11 - Raising the Standard, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, August 14-19, 2011..

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Sjöberg, L. (2021). Healthcare interventions in children with congenital limb reduction deficiency: long term outcomes and experiences of decisions made during childhood. (Doctoral dissertation). (Comprehensive summary) Örebro: Örebro University.

Manuscripts