Marie Rusner

Adjunct Senior Lecturer

The Life Context and Health Promotion
Visiting address
Arvid wallgrens backe hus 1 och 2
41346 Göteborg
Postal address
Box 457
40530 Göteborg

About Marie Rusner

Marie Rusner is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer at the Institute for Health and Care Sciences at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg. She also is Head of Research at Södra Älvsborgs Hospital in Borås. Marie is a registered nurse, specialized in psychiatric care. She has a PhD degree in Health Sciences (2012). The title of the thesis is: Bipolar disorder – from an existential perspective. Her main focus of research is on health and experiences related to psychiatric issues as bipolar disorder and depression. Marie´s contribution to the Childbirth Research Group is to create knowledge about sexual and reproductive health among HIV-positive women in Sweden from a caring perspective; a doctoral student research project that has resulted in the thesis Sexuality in women living with HIV.