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Inauguration of the sauna lab Sunderby hospital

29 Apr. 2020, 13:00 - 16:00
Luleå, Sunderby Sjukhus, Aulan
Published: 23 January 2020

Does the sauna have any health effects and why was it built 10,000 saunas in Sweden? At the inauguration of the new sauna lab at Sunderby Hospital, you will find answers to these questions.

Program

13.00-13.10 Introduction
Sven-Erik Bucht, chairman of the Swedish Sauna Academy
Åsa Engström, Luleå University, and Hans Hägglund, Uppsala University
 
13.10-13.30 What is a sauna?
Pekka Lettijeff, CEO TylöHelo
 
13.30-14.00 Why were 10,000 saunas built in Sweden?
Karolina Wiel, PhD, Uppsala University
 
14.00-14.30 How does sauna bathing affect our health?
Hans Hägglund, sauna doctor, professor, Uppsala University
 
14.30-15.00 What is planned in the sauna lab
Miikka Källström, AT doctor, prospective doctoral student and professor Åsa Engström, LTU
 
15.00-16.00 Coffee and tour in the lab
 
Åsa Engström, Luleå University, and Hans Hägglund, Uppsala University welcome