Portrait of Professor Gunnar Nilsson
Gunnar Nilsson - Professor of Family Medicine, with a special focus on Medical Informatics at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society since 2008
A greater focus on information technology in healthcare is necessary for improving health, healthcare provision and resource use, says Gunnar Nilsson. As a general practitioner, he has applied medical informatics in various projects to describe and improve his clinical work. He looks forward to a time when there is a much greater awareness of IT's potential and significance to healthcare, in terms of clinical practice, research and education.