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Kerstin Linnéa Samarasinghe, Swedish nursing educator, director. Registered nurse, School Nursing, Lund, 1971, district nurse, Post Basic School Nursing, Lund, 1976, registered teacher nursing, Lund University, 1991. Volontontary health worker Nagrak division, non Paraleil Estate, Sri Lanka, 1976—1979.

Background

Samarasinghe, Kerstin Linnéa was born on August 25, 1950 in Sorunda, Södermanland, Sweden. Daughter of Karl Thore and Stina Gunborg Johansson.

Education

Master of Science, Halmstad University, 2002. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Science, Lund University, Sweden, 2007.

Career

Registered Nurse Lund University Hospital, Sweden, 1972—1976. In charge nurse Skanska, Kotmale, Sri Lanka, 1978—1989. District nurse Skane County Council, Hässleholm, Sweden, 1989—1990.

Teacher nursing Hässleholm Gymnasium, 1991—1992. Teacher for refugees AMU-Gruppen Syd, 1992—1995. Lecturer Kristianstad University, Sweden, 1995—2007, international coordinator department health science, 2000—2005, senior lecturer, since 2007.

Coordinator network centrum community health Hässleholm´s Commune, 1995—2005. External moderator Open University, Colombo, Sri Lanka, since 2002. Nursing director Apollo Hospital, Colombo, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Registered nurse, School Nursing, Lund, 1971, district nurse, Post Basic School Nursing, Lund, 1976, registered teacher nursing, Lund University, 1991.

Membership

Volontontary health worker Nagrak division, non Paraleil Estate, Sri Lanka, 1976—1979.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, travel.

Connections

Married Vera Gamini Samarasinghe, June 29, 1974. Children: Lin Mitra, Yasmine Linnéa, Karl Mitra.

father:
Karl Thore

mother:
Stina Gunborg Johansson

spouse:
Vera Gamini Samarasinghe

children:
Lin Mitra Samarasinghe

Yasmine Linnéa Samarasinghe

Karl Mitra Samarasinghe