Christina Bökberg

Lecturer, PhD in medical science, , PhD, Master of Science

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Nursing


Christina Bökberg, PhD in Medical Science in the subject of health sciences, nursing, and has a specializing in public health nursing. 

In 2017 I defended my thesis “Care for and services at home for persons with dementia. Structure, process, and outcomes”, at the Faculty of Medicine, Lund University. My thesis was a part of the European project RightTimePlaceCare, which aimed to improve dementia care in Europe.
Between 2017-2020 I was a postdoc researcher in the project “Implementation of Knowledge-based Palliative Care”, which aimed to improve palliative care in nursing homes.  I have been co-supervisor to one doctoral student, who defended her thesis “Older people with intellectual disability and affective and anxiety disorders”.


Since 2008 have I been a lecturer, course leader and examinator in the nursing program related to public health care as well as in the specialist program for public health nurses. I have supervised seven bachelor theses, and four master theses. In 2019 my students won the price for best bachelor thesis.

Professional work

I have extensive clinical experience in the care of older people, including palliative care, public health care, home nursing care, nursing home, and dementia care (1992-2012).

Recent research outputs

Johanna Tjernberg & Christina Bökberg, 2020 Dec 16, In: Nursing Open. 19, p. 1-10 123.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anna Sandgren, Lisa Arnoldsson, Annika Lagerholm & Christina Bökberg, 2020 Dec 13, In: Nursing Open.

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