Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynecology 1992. PhD 1999 “Risk Estimation and Prediction of Preeclampsia, IUGR, and Thrombosis in Pregnancy”. Associate professor 2003, Lund University, Since 2009 working at Clintec, karolinska Institute at the Obstetrics and Gynecology department a Senior Consultant and as Director of Medical studies at the department
Research interests Prevention of pregnancy and childbirth complications. Main interest pregnancy complications such as preeclampsia, growth restriction, thromboembolism, postterm pregnancy and plexus birth plexus injuries. Through the identification and evaluation of risk factors, strategies for the avoidance of complications are assessed. Methods range from large prospective epidemiological cohort studies, population-based case-control studies, laboratory studies, and DNA association studies. A major effort is made to implement the results at the clinic, both locally and nationally.
Teaching interest Since 2009 director of studies and responsible of teaching medical students. Specially, Risk estimation and thromboprophylaxis in pregnancy, intrauterine growth restriction, evolutionary selection mechanisms, training in pregnancy, sun exposure habits/vitamin D, and women’s health
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Former Scientific Secretary of the Swedish associations of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SFOG)