Gysbert-Botho van Setten, MD.  PhD (Germany) LKT (FINLAND), Docent (SWEDEN)

Gysbert van Setten

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Details of wound healing, cell behavior on a molecular level, identification of key actors of major pathways influencing cell reaction and their clinical applications are key elements of my research.

Om mig

Main stages of medical education and specialization: 1980-1987 Univ.Bonn, Germany : General Medicine, 1983-1987: Univ. Eye Clinic, Dept of Ophthalmology, Univ.Bonn, Germany; 08/1987-08/1992:University Eye Clinic,Helsinki,Finland, 09/1992-10/1992:Dept.of Neurology, Univ.Helsinki, Finland, 10/1992-12/1992:Dept. of Ob/Gyn, Univ.Florida, Gainesville, USA; from 01/1993 S:t Eriks Eye Clinic & KI, Stockholm, Sweden

Dissertation (PhD) I:  1987,Bonn, Germany: YAG laser;  Dissertation (PhD) II: 1991, Helsinki, Finland: EGF & enzymes in tear fluid.  PostDoc: University of Florida UF,  Gainesville, Fl, USA;  Specialist in OphthalmologyDocent  (Ass.Professor) in Clinical Ophthalmology, KI  Guest Professor at CNRS, Paris, France  (1997), repeatedly Lector at the KI, KliV, HS  (1997, 1998, 1999, 2001),   Courtesy Ass. Prof. Ob/Gyn University of Florida,USA  (2000-) .

Current main occupation:  Senior anterior segment surgeon 

Current  R & D activity :  Anterior segment surgery and wound healing,  dry eye disease, 

Experience in patent issues. holder of one own patents, various patent applications

Scientifically active, engaged in basic research and clinical trials.