New positions and awards at the Aging Research Center

1 July, 2014 in subject Okategoriserade

NVS ceremony
Our recently appointed Professors, Associate Professors and Senior Lecturers were celebrated in a ceremony at the department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society in end of May.
Johan Fritzell, Social gerontology sector
Martin Lövdén, Psychology sector
Senior Lecturers
Carin Lennartsson, Social gerontology sector
Chengxuan Qiu, Medicine sector
Hui-Xin Wang, Medicine sector
Kristina Johnell, Medicine sector
Associate Professors (docent)
Weili Xu, Medicine sector
Lena Dahlberg, Social gerontology sector
PhD students
We proudly presents ARC’s recently admitted PhD students:

Rasmus Berggren Charting and intervening with negative effects of retirement on cognitive performance
Alexander Darin Mattson Is socioeconomic conditions and occupational complexity reflected in health status in old age?
Emerald Heiland Vascular risk factor profiles in the development and progression of physical impairment in old age: A population-based study
Anna Marseglia The impact of diabetes on cognitive aging
Charlotta Nilsson Late life health: the role of midlife psychosocial work environment
Marie Olsen Older people’s views on the core values of social care for older people: characteristics, correlates, and measurement
Linnea Sjöberg Using a life-course approach to better understand depression in older age


  • Miia Kivipelto has received the AXA Research Fund award, through which AXA wishes to encourage and support research relating to major changes in modern-day society and the associated risks.
  • Goran Papenberg has received the Otto Hahn Medal from Max Planck Society for his dissertation work.