Susanne Kelfve


PhD, Social Gerontology, associated to ARC
+46 8 690 6859

susanne.kelfve@ki.se
KI Profile page: http://ki.se/en/people/suskel

Portrait of Susanne KelfveSusanne Kelfve has a PhD in Sociology, from Stockholm University. She is currently working as a postdoctoral research fellow at National Institute for the Study of Ageing and Later Life (NISAL) at Linköping University. Susanne is affiliated to the Social gerontology group at ARC, in which she previously had a position since 2009.

Susanne´s primary research area concerns methodological issues, such as the impact of study design and response rate in surveys among the oldest old. Another research area is alcohol consumption among old people. Currently, Susanne is also involved in research projects focusing on end-of-life and the fourth age. One primary research question is how the last time in life differ between different sociodemographic groups.

Selected publications

Agahi, N., Kelfve, S., Lennartsson, C. & Kåreholt, I. (2016). Alcohol consumption in very old age and its association with survival: a matter of health and physical function. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, pp 240-245.

Kelfve, S. (2015). Gotta survey somebody – Methodological challenges in population studies of older people. Stockholm: Stockholm University; Thesis.

Kelfve, S. & Ahacic, K. (2015). Bias in estimates of alcohol use among older people: selection effects due to design, health, and cohort replacement. BMC Public Health, 15:769 DOI:10.1186/s12889-015-2114-6

Kelfve, S., Lennartsson, C., Agahi, N. & Modig, K. (2015). Do postal health surveys capture morbidity and mortality in respondents aged 65 years and older? A register-based validation study. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 43(4), 348-355

Kelfve, S., Agahi, N., Darin Mattsson, A. & Lennartsson, C. (2014). Increased alcohol use over the past 20 years among the oldest old in Sweden. Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 31(3), 245-260.

Lennartsson, C., Agahi, N., Hols-Salén, L., Kelfve, S., Kåreholt, I., Lundberg, O., Parker, M. G. & Thorslund, M. (2014). Data Resource Profile: The Swedish Panel Study of Living Conditions of the Oldest Old (SWEOLD). International Journal of Epidemiology,43(3), 731-738.

Kelfve, S., Thorslund, M. & Lennartsson, C. (2013). Sampling and non-response bias on health-outcomes in surveys of the oldest old. European Journal of Ageing, 10(3), 237-245.

Parker, M.G., Lennartsson, C. & Kelfve, S. (2010). Approcher l’âge de la retraite en Suède: santé et ressources des 50-64 ans entre 1968 et 2000 (Approaching retirement age in Sweden: Health and resources of 50 to 64-year-olds from 1968 to 2000). Retraite et Société, 59: 39-59.

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Agahi, Neda
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Angleman, Sara
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Annerholm, Cecilia
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Avelar Pereira, Bárbara

Bäckman, Lars
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Becker, Nina
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Berggren, Rasmus

Blomgren, Lena Ragert
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Brehmer, Yvonne
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Brozzoli, Claudio
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Bylund, Johanna
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Calderón-Larrañaga, Amaia

Dahlberg, Lena
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de Boer, Lieke

Ding, Mozhu

Dintica, Cristina

Ek, Stina

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Fastbom, Johan
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Fischer, Håkan
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Fors, Stefan
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Fratiglioni, Laura
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Fritzell, Johan
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Garzón, Benjamín
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Guitart-Masip, Marc

Haaksma, Miriam

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Heiland, Emerald

Helsing Västfjäll, Marie
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Jonsson Laukka, Erika
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Kaboodvand, Neda

Kalpouzos, Grégoria
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Kane, Kimberly

Kåreholt, Ingemar

Karlsson, Björn

Kelfve, Susanne
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Kivipelto, Miia
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Lebedev, Alexander

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Lennartsson, Carin
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Li, Xin

Liang, Yajun
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Lövdén, Martin
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Mangialasche, Francesca
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Meinow, Bettina
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Olsen, Marie
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Pan, Kuan-Yu

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Rizzuto, Debora
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Samrani, George

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Stenfors, Cecilia

Sundberg, Louise

Suthat, Vanessa
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Tan, Edwin

Thorslund, Mats
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Vetrano, Davide Liborio

von Strauss, Eva

von Strauss, Hélène

Wahlberg, Maria
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Wang, Hui-Xin
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Wang, Rui
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Wastesson, Jonas

Welmer, Anna-Karin
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Xu, Weili
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Yohuang, Maria
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