Christina Nilsson, RN, RM, PhD, Associate Professor



  1. Who I am and current role

In COST – MC Member

Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor in Sexual and Reproductive Health

  1. Research expertise

Research expertise in women’s fear of childbirth and birth experiences, midwives care, vaginal birth after caesarean (VBAC), and the birthing room environment.


University location: Faculty of Caring Science, Work Life and Social Welfare, University of Borås, S-501 90 Borås, Sweden


Phone: +46 33 435 4792

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Research keywords: Fear of childbirth, VBAC, Midwifery, Birthing room, Health-care environment, Childbirth, Qualitative methods, Mixed methods design