Research presentation

Mamunur Rashid

Research presentation

Mamunur Rashid

Senior lecturer

Research subject: Occupational Health Sciences

MSS in Anthropology, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh
MMSc in Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden


Women of working age living with long-term pain: coping, coping resources, well-being and return to work.



Scholarly articles, refereed

Rashid, M., Heiden, M., Nilsson, A. & Kristofferzon, M. (2021). Do work ability and life satisfaction matter for return to work? Predictive ability of the work ability index and life satisfaction questionnaire among women with long-term musculoskeletal pain. BMC Public Health, 21 (1). 10.1186/s12889-021-10510-8 [More information]
Macassa, G., McGrath, C., Rashid, M. & Soares, J. (2021). Structural violence and health-related outcomes in Europe: a descriptive systematic review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18 (13). 10.3390/ijerph18136998 [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Heiden, M. & Nilsson, A. (2018). Factors related to work ability and well-being among women on sick leave due to long-term pain in the neck/shoulders and/or back : a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health, 18 (1). 10.1186/s12889-018-5580-9 [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Nilsson, A. & Heiden, M. (2017). Factors associated with return-to-work among people on work absence due to long-term neck or back pain : a narrative systematic review. BMJ Open, 7 (6). 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014939 [More information]

Doctoral thesis

Rashid, M. (2019). Women on sick leave for long-term musculoskeletal pain : Factors associated with work ability, well-being and return to work. Diss. (sammanfattning), 2020. Gävle: Gävle University Press. (Studies in the Research Profile Health-Promoting Working Life. Doctoral thesis) External link [More information]

Conference papers

Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Heiden, M. & Nilsson, A. (2018). Work ability, well-being and return-to-work among women in Gävleborg on sick leave due to long-term pain in the neck/shoulders and/or back. FALF KONFERENS 2018 Arbetet – problem eller potential för en hållbar livsmiljö?   10-12 juni 2018 Gävle : Program och abstracts. Gävle: Gävle University Press. P. 68-. External link [More information]
Rashid, M., Kristofferzon, M., Heiden, M. & Nilsson, A. (2017). Predictors of work ability among women on long-term sick leave due to musculoskeletal pain. NES2017 conference proceedings. P. 140-. [More information]


Morelli, A., Rashid, M., Hiswåls, A. & Macassa, G. (2020). Mapping Social Enterprises in Gävleborg County, Sweden, 2020 : The Social Enterprises for Sustainable Health Promotion Project (SESHP). Gävle: 7 p. (Working paper 61) External link [More information]
Macassa, G., Rashid, M. & Morelli, A. (2020). Social Entrepreneurship, Population Health, and Wellbeing in the Swedish Welfare Context : Opportunities and Challenges. Gävle: Gävle University Press. 7 p. (Working paper 60) External link [More information]
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