Anna Åkerberg holds a PhD in Health and Welfare from Mälardalen University and works at FoU Sörmland and at the School of Innovation, Design and Engineering at Mälardalen University, Västerås. She holds a Master Degree in Public Health Science and has been working in the Health Technology are since 2011. As a Public Health Scientist, her goal is to promote health and prevent disease, and she is intrested in how to use technology for promotion of health, starting from the user perspective and including measurements and encouragements of physical activity. The overarching aim, from a public health perspective, is to promote health and to prevent disease.
Methods in an interdisciplinary project within health technology (Oct 2018) Anna Åkerberg Medicinteknikdagarna 2018 (MTD 2018)
The development and usability evaluation of an interactive health technology solution, for encouragement of physical activity in inactive adults, based on the user perspective (Aug 2018) Anna Åkerberg, Anne Söderlund, Maria Lindén Journal of technology in behavioral science (JTBS)
Evaluation of the IngVaL Pedobarography System for Monitoring of Walking Speed (May 2018) Per Hellström, Anna Åkerberg, Martin Ekström, Mia Folke Healthcare Informatics Research (HIR)
An interactive health technology solution for encouraging physical activity (Mar 2018) Anna Åkerberg Doctoral Thesis (PhD Thesis)
The relevence of the user perspective in a project within health technology (Oct 2017) Anna Åkerberg, Maria Lindén Medicinteknikdagarna 2017 (MTD 2017)
Technologies for physical activity self-monitoring: a study of differences between users and non-users (Feb 2017) Anna Åkerberg, Anne Söderlund, Maria Lindén Open Access Journal of Sports Medicine (OAJSM)