ETAHP Board member 2019-2023
Karin Edlund is a senior specialist nurse within the Transplant Center of Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Gothenburg and has extensive experience in caring for solid organ transplant patients. In her current role as clinical transplant coordinator, Karin is responsible for the adult liver and multivisceral transplant program. This includes planning for evaluation, identifying nursing needs, identifying patient resources and risk factors, candidate listing, and medical follow-up and support during the waiting period. Karin has a special interest in the framework of Person-Centered Care (PCC) and has used this theory when supporting start-up of a new clinic for young adults in the transition from pediatric to adult care.