I’m born in Sweden 1981 and graduated from Medical School 2005 (Karolinska Institutet). In 2009, I defended my PhD-thesis “Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Transplantation: Possible Viral Complications and Alloimmunity” (Karolinska Institutet).
My clinical training (Internship and Residency) took place at the Karolinska University Hospital and the Astrid Lindgren Children’s Hospital, respectively. Currently, I work as Consultant Pediatrician (with ongoing subspecialization in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology) and Medical Director at the Hematology/Immunology/SCT section, the Astrid Lindgren Children’s Hospital.
I’m Research Group Leader (PI) at the Division of Pediatrics, CLINTEC, Karolinska Institutet. The research is mainly focused on pediatric SCT and the immune recovery with special reference to humoral and innate immunity. I’m supervising several PhD-students. Moreover, I’ve a research interest in tick-borne CNS infections.