Short CV/Education and training

  • 2014 – 2015
    Visiting professor, Mälardalen University

  • 2010
    Associated professor in care sciences, Karolinska Institutet

  • Since 2010
    Senior lecturer, Karolinska Institutet

  • 2004
    Associated professor in caring sciences, Uppsala University

  • 2003 – 2005
    Post-doctoral fellow, Uppsala University

  • 1999
    PhD in caring sciences, Uppsala University, "Psychological distress in cancer patients – a matter of perspective?"

  • 1991
    Licensed psychologist, The National Board of Health and Welfare

  • 1990
    Degree of Master of Science in Psychology, Uppsala University

Selected publications

  • Lampic C, Skoog Svanberg A, Karlström PO, Tydén T. Fertility awareness, intentions concerning childbearing and attitudes towards parenthood among female and male academics. Human Reproduction. 2006; 21(2): 558-564. PMID: 16293651

  • Isaksson S, Skoog Svanberg A, Sydsjö G, Thurin-Kjellberg A, Karlström PO, Solensten NG, Lampic C. Two decades after legislation on identifiable donors in Sweden – are recipient couples ready to be open about using gamete donation? Human Reproduction. 2011; 26(4): 853-860. PMID: 21212053

  • Armuand G, Rodriguez-Wallberg K, Wettergren L, Ahlgren J, Höglund M, Enblad G, Lampic C. Sex differences in fertility-related information received by young adult cancer survivors. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2012; 30(17):2147-53. PMID: 22585695

  • Höyer M, Nordin K, Johansson B, Ahlgren J, Bergkvist L, Lambe M, Lampic C. Change in working time in a population-based cohort of breast cancer patients. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2012; 30(23):2853-60. PMID: 22778312

  • Isaksson S, Sydsjö G, Skoog Svanberg A, Lampic C. Preferences and needs regarding future contact with donation offspring, among identity-release gamete donors. Results from the Swedish Study on Gamete Donation. Fertility and Sterility. 2014; 102(4):1160-6. PMID: 25123638

  • Isaksson S, Skoog Svanberg A, Sydsjö G, Linell L, Lampic C. It takes two to tango. Information-sharing with offspring among heterosexual parents following identity-release sperm donation. Human Reproduction. 2016; 31(1):125-32. PMID:26637490

  • Winterling J, Wiklander M, Micaux Obol C, Lampic C, Eriksson LE, Pelters B, Wettergren L. Development of a self-help web-based intervention targeting young cancer patients with sexual problems and fertility distress in collaboration with patient research partners. Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR) Research Protocols. 2016; 5(2):e60. PMID: 27073057

  • Micaux Obol C, Armuand GM, Rodriguez-Wallberg KA, Ahlgren J, Ljungman P, Wettergren L, Lampic C. Oncologists’ and hematologists’ perceptions of fertility-related communication – a nationwide study. Acta Oncologica. 2017; 56(8):1103-1110. PMID: 28379723

  • Wiklander M, Strandquist J, Obol Micaux C, Eriksson LE, Winterling J, Rodriguez-Wallberg K, Fugl-Meyer K, Ahlgren J, Ljungman P, Lampic C, Wettergren L. Feasibility of a self-help web-based intervention targeting young cancer patients with sexual problems and fertility distress. Journal of Supportive Care in Cancer. Epub 2017 Jul 18. PMID: 28721554

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • The Swedish Study of Gamete Donation. This is a multicenter longitudinal study including oocyte and sperm donors (n=300), heterosexual recipients of donor oocytes (n=307 ) and donor sperm (n=257), lesbian recipients of donor sperm (n=330) and a comparison group of recipients using IVF with their own gametes (n=302). These groups have been followed with questionnaires and interviews for 10 years.

  • Fex-Can, Fertility and sexuality after cancer. This is a population-based cohort study investigating reproductive and sexual health in young adults following cancer treatment (n=1000), with an embedded RCT testing a web-based intervention to alleviate fertility distress and sexual problems following cancer treatment.

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of the Swedish Cancer Society's evaluation committee, since 2017

  • Member of the Swedish Research Council's evaluation committee for Health Sciences 2014-2015, Vice chair since 2016

  • Expert advisor to the National Board of Health and Social Welfare, since 2016

  • Board member of the Dissertation Committee at Karolinska Institutet, since 2015

  • Member of the Committee for postgraduate education at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, 2009 – 2013

Media coverage

  • I have repeatedly been interviewed in national television, radio and newspapers. My research has also been covered by international press, such as Reuters ( and the Telegraph (

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • I have two adult sons.


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