Sweden 2020: Linda Gellerstedt, RN, PHD / Sophiahemmet University and Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital, Karolinska Institutet

Delegate: Linda Gellerstedt, RN, PHD, Associate Senior Lecturer and Patricia Grazin, BMA

Affiliations: Sophiahemmet and The Network Sleep and Health in the Swedish Society of Nursing

Short Bio: Registered nurse since 1995 and has worked clinically at Karolinska University Hospital from 1195 to 2014. I work as an associate senior lecturer at Sophiahemmet University and am active in the nursing program and the specialist nurse programs. In 2019 I defended my thesis “Nursing perspectives on patients’ sleep during hospital care” at Karolinska Institutet.

Activity: During World Sleep Day, we have an activity where we meet students and staff at Sophiahemmet and talk about sleep. We will discuss various myths that exist around sleep and give advice on how to promote one’s sleep.

Location: Sophiahemmet

Date of Activity: 2020-03-13

Submitted By: Dr Linda Gellerstedt