Anette Ekström received the Registered Nurse degree in 1979, the Registered Midwife degree in 1988 from the Department of Health Sciences, University of Skövde, Skövde, Sweden, the Ph.D. degree in reproductive and perinatal health from the Karolinska University, Stockholm, Sweden, in 2005, and the Associate Professor degree in nursing in 2011. Ekström works as an Associate Professor of nursing at the University of Skövde, Skövde, Sweden. Her research interest is within the fields of care science which includes nursing, reproductive, perinatal, and sexual health, public health, support during childbirth and breastfeeding, development of instruments and methods, and complementary and alternative methods. She is also a part of the executive editors of the Journal of Nursing and Care. Moreover, Ekström has been a Lead Guest Editor in a special issue on Nursing Research and Practice during 2012.
Biography Updated on 2 December 2013