Prof. Carina Bååth

EPUAP Trustee

I am working as a Professor at Karlstad University, Faculty of Health, Science and Technology, Department of Health Sciences, Sweden and I am also working in Norway as a Professor at Østfold University College,  Faculty of Health, Welfare and Organisation.


Main research interests are patient safety and innovations for safe care in health care with a strong focus on pressure ulcer prevention/treatment, wound assessment, point prevalence surveys, personal protection equipment, and missed nursing care.

I am also a trustee of the Swedish Society of Wound nurses and an expert 

group member for pressure ulcers in the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR). My thesis: Being one step ahead: Assessment of patients’ pain, nutrition and skin, 2008 at Karlstad University.