Anne Hammarström

Current position
Professor of Public Health at Uppsala University

Courses and Degrees Doctoral degree
Medical Degree (M.D.) 1976, Uppsala University
Authorised physician 1977, Uppsala University
Specialist physician in social medicine 1989, in general practice 2004

Doctoral Degree
1986 at Karolinska Institute. Title:Youth unemployment and ill-health. Results from a two year follow-up study. Supervisor: professor Töres Theorell.

Post doc appointment
1998 - 1999 One year post-doc at the department of Psychology and the department of Social Inquiry and Women’s Studies, University of Adelaide, Australia.

Prior positions (2 most recent selected)
2000 - 2016 Professor of Public Health, Umeå University
1993 – 2000 Senior Lecturer of Public Health, Umeå University

Selected academic distinctions

1996 - 1999

Co-ordinator for a European project on unemployment and health (financed by EU)

1998 - 1999

Visiting research fellow at the department of Psychology and the department of Social Inquiry and Women’s Studies, University of Adelaide, Australia.

2006

Visiting professor, University of South Australia

2006 - 2007

Chair of the Evaluation Committee of Public Health, Rehabilitation and Disability Science at the National Agency for Higher Education

2006

Member of the Swedish governments Scientific Working Committee

2006 - 2007

Member of the Employment Conditions Knowledge Network, WHO Commission on the Social Determinants of Health

2006 - 2009

Chair/Vice Chair of the Swedish Secretariat for Gender Research

2009

Award winner of Görel Bohlins’ prize for  gender research

Last updated: 12.2.2018