Linda Vixner

Personlig presentation av Linda Vixner

Associate Professor Medical Sciences
Medical Science School of Health and Welfare
Senior Lecturer Medical Sciences
Medical Science School of Health and Welfare

My teaching and research are foremost in the area chronic pain and pain rehabilitation

Background

I gained my degree in physiotherapy from Linköping University in 1997. Thereafter i worked in clinic as a physiotherapist until 2007 when I started teaching at Dalarna University. I defended my PhD in 2015, titled“Acupuncture for labour pain” at Karonlinska Institutet

Teaching

I mostly teach within the Master's Programme in Physiotherapy

Research

My main research area is chronic pain and pain rehabilitation.  Im currently leader of our research group DU/Pain. Our research targets effects of; physical activity, the use of innovative interventional technology and interdisciplinary treatment programs.  I'm also the vice director of The Research Centre for Public Health and Sports (RePS)

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