Short CV/Education and training

Current positions

  • Since 2011
    Professor in genetic dementia research at Dept NVS, KI and senior consultant in clinical genetics at Dept Geriatric Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge

  • Since 2011
    Manager of the Brain Bank at KI

  • Since 2002
    Head of Genetic Unit, Memory Clinic, Dept Geriatric Medicine (Huddinge Hospital 2002-2004), Karolinska Univ Hospital, Huddinge

  • Since 2002
    Head of translational genetics of neurodegenerative disease research group, Dept NVS, Karolinska Institutet

Academic and Clinical Degrees

  • 2011
    Professor in genetic dementia research at Karolinska Institutet

  • 2009
    Lektor, (Senior lecturer) in genetic dementia research at Karolinska Institutet

  • 2007
    Docent (Associate Professor) in Medical Genetics at Karolinska Institutet

  • 2007
    Specialist physician in clinical genetics, Karolinska Hospital

  • 2002
    License to practice Medicine

  • 1997
    PhD in clinical genetics, Uppsala University

  • 1992
    MD, Uppsala University‐Medical School

Selected projects

  • PI in Swedish FTD Initiative (

  • Genetic FTD Initiative GENFI ( PI Sweden

  • Partner in IGAP, EUEOD, EADB-JPND, Damndpaths-JPND,


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