Jenny Wickford PhD
Jenny Wickford is a Swedish physiotherapist, educator and health enthusiast with an international heart, and a love of the outdoors, rock climbing, yoga, cycling and hiking. Her particular interest professionally is pelvic pain and dysfunction. She has a broad range of experience, having worked in Sweden, Afghanistan and the United Arab Emirates, in public and private contexts, with humanitarian development work and in universities.
Jenny is also very interested in intercultural collaboration and global health. Her doctoral research was on intercultural learning and professional development, based on research done in Afghanistan. She has a keen interest in providing, developing and promoting health services for people who do not have access to the help they need. In particular, this pertains to women’s health, and the education and support of those suffering from pelvic pain and dysfunction. Together with friends with similar interests, she has started the interest group Noora Wellbeing, which aims to support women’s wellbeing globally.