Academic staff – University of Copenhagen

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Hanna Birkbak Hovaldt

Hanna Birkbak Hovaldt

Research Assistant

Primary fields of research

Dual sensory loss, aging, biopsychosocial research, social epidemiology, health psychology, cancer survivorship.

Current research

- Elderly people with acquired dual sensory loss (hearing and vision). Psychological wellbeing and the effect of functionality, social suppoty and social participation. A questionnaire survey. 

- A description of Danish cancer survivors with regards to social position and comorbidity. A registerbased cross sectional study of the nationwide population of cancer survivors.

- The association between social position and symptoms of anxiety and depression among cancer survivors 2 years after diagnosis.

- Conditional survival of malignant melanoma, a registerbased study.

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