Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2016
    Deputy Director, ARC, KI

  • Since 2016
    Professor of Geriatric Pharmacoepidemiology, ARC, KI

  • Since 2015
    Deputy Head of Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

  • Since 2014
    Division Head for ARC, KI

  • 2012 – 2015
    Senior lecturer in Geriatric Pharmacoepidemiology, ARC, KI

  • 2011 – 2014
    Research leader, Stockholm Gerontology Research Center

  • 2011 – 2013
    Deputy Division Head for ARC, KI

  • 2010
    Associate Professor of Aging Research, KI

  • 2008 – 2012
    Assistant Professor (financed by the Swedish Research Council), ARC, KI

  • 2006 – 2007
    Postdoc at the Aging Research Center (ARC), KI

  • 2005
    PhD in general medicine, Center for Family Medicine, KI

  • 2004
    Licentiate in public health sciences; family medicine, Karolinska Institutet (KI)

  • 2002 – 2005
    PhD student, Center for Family Medicine, KI

  • 2002
    PhD student, Department of Community Medicine, Lund University

  • 2002
    MSc Pharm (licensed pharmacist), Uppsala University

  • 2001 – 2002
    Resident training for license as pharmacist

  • 1999
    Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE), Malta

Selected publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Review panel at the The Swedish Research Council, 2014, since 2016

  • Executive board for the Strategic Research Program in Epidemiology, KI, since 2015

  • Member of The European Science Foundation (ESF) Exploratory Workshop ‘Enhancing the quality and safety of pharmacotherapy in old age’, European Union, 2014

  • Expert panel member for ‘Drug-induced illness among older people’, The Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 2014

  • Expert commentator for formulating updated care guidelines in dementia, The Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare, 2014 – 2016

  • Member of the Nomination Assembly at KI, since 2014

  • Steering group member for the Center for Alzheimer research, KI, since 2014

  • Program group member for Academic Center for Gerodontics, KI, 2013 – 2016

  • European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) Health and Knowledge and innovation communities (KIC)

  • InnoLIFE Scandinavian node member, European Union, since 2013

  • International Group for Reducing Inappropriate Medication Use & Polypharmacy (IGRIMUP) member, since 2013

  • Member of the Ethical Review Board in Stockholm, 2013 – 2015

  • Member of the Strategic Research Program in Epidemiology at KI Junior steering committee, 2011 – 2012


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