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Boo Johansson

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Boo Johansson

boo.johansson@psy.gu.se
+46 31 786 1656

Room number: 441
Postal Address: Box 500, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 41314 Göteborg


Department of Psychology (More Information)
Box 500
405 30 Göteborg
www.psy.gu.se
psykologi@psy.gu.se
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 413 14 Göteborg

About Boo Johansson

Biography

  • 2001 - Professor of Psychology, especially geropsychology, Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg.
  • 1993- Adjunct Professor of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, USA.
  • 1975-2001 Research Psychologist, Associate Professor, Professor, Institute of Gerontology, University College of Health Sciences, Jönköping.
     
  • 1995 Specialist Diploma in Clinical Psychology
  • 1990 Associate professor (docent affiliation), Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg
  • 1985 Ph.D in psychology, Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg
  • 1982 Licenced psychologist
  • 1975 BA in psychology, Uppsala university.

Teaching

  • Geropsychology- Adult Development and Aging
  • Cognitive health – Neuropsychology
  • Mental Health and Well-being in Aging

Research interests

Cognition, cognitive and mental health in late adulthood and aging. Normal aging, compromised cognition, and dementia. Clinical, twin, and longitudinal population-based aging studies.

Current research

 

OCTO TWIN Study (project catalogue)

Selected publications

 

Latest publications

The Role of Personality in Retirement Adjustment: Longitudinal Effects on Life Satisfaction
Isabelle Hansson, Georg Henning, Sandra Buratti, Magnus Lindwall, Marie Kivi et al.
GSA Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, November 13-17, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

A Multi-study Coordinated Meta-analysis of Pulmonary Function and Cognition in Aging
E. C. Duggan, A. M. Piccinin, S. Clouston, A. V. Koval, A. Robitaille et al.
Journals of Gerontology Series a-Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Longitudinal correspondence between subjective and objective memory in the oldest old: A parallel process model by gender
J. W. Jones, E. B. Fauth, M. Ernsth Bravell, Boo Johansson, T. Ledermann
European Journal of Ageing, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Direct and Indirect Associations between Personality and Life Satisfaction in the Retirement Transition
Isabelle Hansson, Georg Henning, Sandra Buratti, Magnus Lindwall, Boo Johansson et al.
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress (IAGG-ER), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Disentangling the Mechanisms of Retirement Adjustment: Determinants and Consequences of Subjective Well-Being
Isabelle Hansson, Sandra Buratti, Valgeir Thorvaldsson, Boo Johansson, Anne Ingeborg Berg
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress (IAGG-ER), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

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2009

Heritabilities for fifteen routine biochemical values: findings in 215 Swedish twin pairs 82 years of age or older.
Sven E Nilsson, Sanna Read, Stig Berg, Boo Johansson
Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation, Journal article 2009
Journal article

Depression as a risk factor or prodromal feature for dementia? Findings in a population-based sample of Swedish twins.
Jessica A Brommelhoff, Margaret Gatz, Boo Johansson, John J McArdle, Laura Fratiglioni et al.
Psychology and aging, Journal article 2009
Journal article

Geropsykologin I grannlandet Sverige: Perspektiv och erfarenheter
Boo Johansson
”..d’er ofte godt som dei gamle talar ..”. Gamle under lupen – bidrag till forståelse av aldring, Tönsberg, Norge, Forlaget Aldring og Helse, Chapter in book 2009
Chapter in book

The Immune risk profile and associated Parameters in late life: Lessons from the OCTO and NONA longitudinal studies
A Wikby, J Strindhall, Boo Johansson
Handbook on Immunosenescence. Basic understanding and clinical applications. , Springer, Chapter in book 2009
Chapter in book

The pattern of cognitive symptoms predicts time to dementia onset.
Simona Sacuiu, Deborah Gustafson, Boo Johansson, Valgeir Thorvaldsson, Stig Berg et al.
Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association, Journal article 2009
Journal article

Overweight in midlife and risk of dementia: a 40-year follow-up study
Linda Hassing, Anna Dahl, Valgeir Thorvaldsson, Stig Berg, Maragaret Gatz et al.
International Journal of Obesity, Journal article 2009
Journal article

2008

Forskarflykten slår hårt mot läkemedelsindustrin
B Winblad, M Eriksdotter-Jönhagen, G Johansson, A Nordberg, Lennart Minthon et al.
Dagens Industri 22 sept 2008, Magazine article 2008
Magazine article

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