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Podcast på svenska

Medverkan i podd om Alzheimer

Jag gästade Henrik Frenkels podd. Läs mer här.

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PhD trajectory update

I figured that an update on my PhD trajectory was in order so here goes:

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“But Sara…”

“But Sara, why would patients want to do research on themselves anyway? Isn’t it better if you all just give your data to a proper researcher?” I think that those who know me will agree that I am not often lost for words. However, when the question above was posed to me, I can definitely […]

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In English Self-tracking

Ethics and PhD

Background A few days ago I had some disappointing news. I have been working on my PhD in the area of digital selfcare and self-tracking in Parkinson’s disease since 2012, which is probably starting to be a bit too long. I was therefore very happy to be able to submit my application to defend my […]

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In English Self-tracking

The Burden of Tracking

I have called myself a self-tracker since the first time I heard the word. The concept of using technology to collect data about myself and then analysing that data to better understand different aspects of myself and my surroundings has always resonated strongly with me, both as an engineer and as a researcher. My self-tracking […]