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Projects at PROMISE

These are the current projects, and their researchers, at the Centre for Perinatal Medicine and Health

BOMOYI- a capacity building project to build midwifery competence in Democratic Republic of Congo

Link to Swedish research web

Malin Bogren
Britou Ndela
Carla Toko
Marie Berg

Brain injury and regeneration - experimental studies - mechanisms

Changlian Zhu
Henrik Hagberg
Carina Mallard
Syam Nair
Xiaoyang Wang
Marcela Pekna
Milos Pekny
Karin Sävman
Mats Sandberg

CDC4G - Changing Diagnostic Criteria for Gestational Diabetes in Sweden

Link to Swedish research web

Helena Fadl
Verena Sengpiel
Karolina Lindén
(There are many more participants from all over the country)

Cerebral palsy: prevalence, risk factors, aetiology, methods for prevention, diagnostics and treatment

Kate Himmelmann
Karin Sävman
Ann Hellström
Bo Jacobsson

Clinical studies on biomarkers (of brain injury and ROP) immune responses and neuroprotection trials

Link to Swedish research web site

Karin Sävman
Changlian Zhu
Ann Hellström
Henrik Hagberg
Xiaoyang Wang
Carina Mallard
Kristina Eriksson
Marcela Pekna

COPE-COVID-19 pregnancy and earley childbirth

Link to Swedisch research web site
Verena Sengpiel
Ylva Carlsson
Lina Bergman
Karolina Lindén
(There is a longer list of responsible researchers and contact information at the website)

COPE staff - How does staff working in delivery units and neonatal care experience the COVID-19 pandemic?

(Webpage is coming up)
Karolina Lindén
Verena Sengpiel
Ylva Carlsson
( There will be a longer contact list on the upcoming webpage)

COST Actions ISO 1409  - Inactive research

Link to European collaboration COST Actions and ISO 907 and ISO 1405

    GO PROVE - Gothenburg Preeclampsia Obstetric Adverse Events

    Link to Swedish research webb
    Lina Bergman
    Verena Sengpiel
    Helen Elden
    Karolina Lindén
    Ove Karlsson
    Mfl - listan kommer uppdateras

    GOTS - Gothenburg Obstetrical triage system

    Linnéa Lindroos
    Verena Sengpiel

    Helen Elden
    Ove Karlsson
    (And some more participants, update is coming))

    Improving Maternal, Pregnancy and Child outcomes “IMPACT”

    Link to Swedish research web site

    From GU: Lina Bergman, Ylva Carlsson, Bo Jacobsson.
    From outside GU: Anna Karin Wikström (Uppsala University), Anders Larsson (Uppsala University), Peter Conner (Karolinska Institute), Peter Lindgren (Karolinska Institute), Anna Sandström (Karolinska Institute), Stefan Hansson (Lund University)

    Inflammation/neuroinflammation/immune responses/oxidative stress

    Carina Mallard
    Xiaoyang Wang
    Susanna Cardell
    Karin Sävman
    Mats Sandberg
    Henrik Hagberg
    Bo Jacobsson
    Kristina Bry
    Milos Pekny
    Ann Hellström
    Anders Elfvin
    Kristina Eriksson
    Marcela Pekna

    Instrument development/validation for evaluation of childbirth and pregnancy experience

    Anna Dencker
    Ingela Lundgren
    Helen Elden
    Marie Berg
    Ulla-Britt Wennerholm

    Labour induction of post-term pregnancies

    Ulla-Britt Wennerholm
    Helen Elden
    Verena Sengspiel
    Henrik Hagberg
    Management of labour
    Anna Dencker
    Marie Berg

    Maternal obesity, diabetes and nutrition during pregnancy

    Agneta Holmäng
    Marie Berg
    Anna Dencker
    Verena Sengspiel
    Bo Jacobsson

    Microbial flora related to development of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) and sepsis

    Anders Elfvin
    Karin Sävman
    Kristina Bry
    Carina Mallard

    MiMo - a study of a midwifery-model of woman-centred care during childbirth

    Link to English research web site

    Marie Berg
    O A Olafsdottir
    Ingela Lundgren

    MoDiab-Web-Webbaserat stöd till kvinnor med typ 1 diabetes under graviditet och tidigt moderskap
    Link to webpage
     

    Offspring outcome after assisted reproduction

    Ulla-Britt Wennerholm

    OPTION – OutPatienT InductiON. Labour induction in an outpatient setting - a multicenter randomized controlled trial

    Link to Swedish research web site
    Verena Sengpiel
    Ylva Carlsson
    Ulla-Britt Wennerholm
    Helen Elden
    (There are many more participants from all over the country)

    Oxytocin and labor  - Delayed labour progress - a study of risk factors, management and outcome

    Link to English research web site

    Marie Berg
    L Selin
    E Almström
    G Wallin

    Preeclampsia

    Understanding organ complications to preeclampsia – PROVE, GO PROVE and ICE. An international collaboration between Sweden, South Africa, Australia, US, Netherlands and Chile

    Link to English research web site (Preeclampsia International Research Unit)

    From GU: Lina Bergman, Verena Sengpiel, Teresia Svanvik, Helen Elden, Karolina Lindén, Sven Egron Thörn, Ove Karlsson, Jonatan Oras, Isabella Björkman Burtscher
    PhD students from GU: Lilja Thorgeirsdottir, Malin Andersson, Karl Bergman
    From outside GU: Catherine Cluver (Stellenbosch University), David Hall (Stellenbosch University), Eduard Langenegger (Stellenbosch University), Philip Herbst (Stellenbosch University) Roxanne Hastie (Melbourne University), Stephen Tong (Melbourne University), Teelkien van Veen (Groningen University), Annet Aukes (Groningen University), Carlos Escudero (Universidad Bio Bio), Michael Belfort (Baylor College of Medicine)
    PhD students from outside GU: Therese Friis (Uppsala University), Lloyd Joubert (Stellenbosch University)

    Pregnancy as a political process

    Elin Naurin (huvudansvarig, statsvetare)
    Helen Elden
    Verena Sengpiel
    Karolina Lindén

    Pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain

    Helen Elden

    Preterm birth and the consequences of prematurity

    Bo Jacobsson
    Ann Hellström
    Kristina Bry
    Ulla-Britt Wennerholm
    Verena Sengpiel
    Anders Elfvin
    Ann Hellström
    Henrik Hagberg

    Retinopathy of prematurity: mechanisms, diagnostics and treatment

    Ann Hellström

    Room4birth

    Linke to Swedish research web site

    Marie Berg

    Sexuality in Women Living with HIV

    Link to English research website

    SWEPIS - SWEdish Post Induction Study

    Link to Swedish research web site
    Helen Elden
    Henrik Hagberg
    Anna Wessberg
    Verena Sengspiel
    Andreas Herbst
    Maria Bullarbo
    Ulla-Britt Wennerholm

    Thromboembolic disease and hemorrhage in pregnancy and postpartum period

    Margareta Hellgren
    Ove Karlsson

    Women's Experience of childbirth, complications during childbirth and pregnancy and support by health care providers

    Ingela Lundgren
    Anna Dencker
    Helen Elden
    Marie Berg