Maria Martensson B.Sc.

Reg. physiotherapist

Maria Martensson received a Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy from Lund University, Sweden in 2002. She works as a physiotherapist at Lund CF-center at Skane University Hospital in Lund since 2002, and is specialized in the care of the pediatric population. Lund CF-center provides care for approximately 170 persons with CF annually, and is one of four specialized CF-centers in Sweden. Since 2004 she is a clinical supervisor of physiotherapy students and gives lectures in airway clearance techniques at Lund University. Mrs Martensson has presented several posters and oral presentations at both national and international CF conferences. She has a special interest in quality improvements of the CF care. She is also a master student in Medical science at Lund University, Sweden, and will graduate in the beginning of 2020. Her research is focused on the Swedish quality register, physical exercise and lung function in children and adolescents with CF in Sweden.