To the top

Page Manager: Webmaster
Last update: 4/19/2017 1:56 PM

Tell a friend about this page
Print version

Marie Berg - University of Gothenburg, Sweden Till startsida
To content Read more about how we use cookies on

Marie Berg


Marie Berg
Associated with University of Gothenburg Centre for Person-Centred Care, GPCC
+46 31 786 6084

Room number: 1215
Postal Address: Box 457, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Arvid wallgrens backe hus 1 och 2 , 41346 Göteborg

Reproductive and perinatal health at Institute of Health and Care Sciences (More Information)
Box 457
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Arvid Wallgrens backe hus 1 och 2 , 413 46 Göteborg

About Marie Berg

Professor in Health Care Sciences specialising Reproductive and Perinatal Health, a position including clinical work as midwife at the Maternity Care unit, Sahlgrenska University Hospital.

Responsible for the discipline "Reproductive and Perinatal Health". Has driven the establishment of academic degrees: bachelor and master in the discipline. The Master program is the first and only in Sweden full program for midwives.

Member of the Sahlgrenska Academy board, the faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Gothenburg.

Member of the Scientific board to the Swedish Midwives Association.

Leader of the "Childbirth research group" at the Institute of Health and Care Sciences. 

International activities with focus development and research projects in Rwanda and Dem. Rep Congo; in  Europe as part of a COST action IS1405.

Earlier central funtions: Head of the Midiwifery program, Head of the research program in health and Care Sciences.

Latest publications

Maternal plasma levels of oxytocin during physiological childbirth - a systematic review with implications for uterine contractions and central actions of oxytocin.
Kerstin Uvnäs-Moberg, Anette Ekström-Bergström, Marie Berg, Sarah Buckley, Zada Pajalic et al.
BMC pregnancy and childbirth, Review article 2019
Review article

High-dose versus low-dose of oxytocin for labour augmentation: a randomised controlled trial.
Lotta Selin, Ulla-Britt Wennerholm, Maria Jonsson, Anna Dencker, Gunnar Wallin et al.
Women and birth : journal of the Australian College of Midwives, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Quality of intrapartum care for healthy women with spontaneous onset of labour in Rwanda: A health facility-based, cross-sectional study.
Judith U Mukamurigo, Anna Dencker, Laetitia Nyirazinyoye, Joseph Ntaganira, Marie Berg
Sexual & reproductive healthcare : official journal of the Swedish Association of Midwives, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Evaluation of a midwifery model of woman-centred care during childbirth – a mixed method study
Ingela Lundgren, Olof Asta Olafsdottir, Anna Dencker, Christina Nilsson, Liselotte Bergqvist et al.
NJF Congress 2019 Reykjavik Conference app, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Midwives’ care on a labour ward prior to the introduction of a midwifery model of care: a field of tension
Christina Nilsson, Olof Asta Olafsdottir, Ingela Lundgren, Marie Berg, Liselott (Lisen) Dellenborg
International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Showing 21 - 30 of 192


A midwifery challenge – supporting well-being in early pregnant women with type 1 diabetes
Karolina Lindén, Ann-Sofie Adolfsson, Carina Sparud Lundin, Marie Berg
31st International Confederation of Midwives Triennal Congress, Toronto, Canada 18-22 June 2017, Conference contribution 2017
Conference contribution

What do we know about women with Peripartum Cardiomyopathy?
Harshida Patel, Maria Schaufelberger, Cecily Begley, Marie Berg
Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository, USA, Sigma Theta Tau, Conference paper 2017
Conference paper

HIV-positive women´s experiences of sexuality and childbearing in Sweden- a phenomenological study
Ewa Carlsson-Lalloo, Marie Berg, Åsa Mellgren, Marie Rusner
5º GCQHR e-Book 5th global congress for Qualitative Health Research, Conference contribution 2017
Conference contribution

Minimizing pregnancy weight gain in women with obesity - a challenge for midwives
Marie Berg, Åsa Premberg, Karin Haby
31st International Confederation for Midwives Triennal Conference, 18-22 June, Toronto, Canada, Conference contribution 2017
Conference contribution

Evaluation of a model of woman-centred care during childbirth
Ingela Lundgren, Olof Asta Olafsdottir, Charles Taft, Christina Nilsson, Anna Dencker et al.
31th ICM Triennieal Congress 18-22 June 2017, Poster 2017

Routine interventions in childbirth before and after initiation of an Action Research project
Viola Nyman, Leyla Roshani, Marie Berg, Terese Bondas, Soo Downe et al.
Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare, Journal article 2017
Journal article

Showing 21 - 30 of 192

Page Manager: Webmaster|Last update: 4/19/2017

The University of Gothenburg uses cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience. By continuing on this website, you approve of our use of cookies.  What are cookies?