Professors at NVS

Professors' Inauguration in Aula Medica on October 15th 2020
Professors' Inauguration in Aula Medica on October 15, 2020. Photo: Erik Cronberg.

KI professors

Maria Ankarcrona, Experimental Neurogeriatrics
Professor presentation: The role of mitochondria in Alzheimer’s disease

Lars Bäckman, Geriatric Psychology
Professor presentation: Professor Lars Bäckman

Angel Cedazo Minguez, Molecular Neurogeriatrics
Professor presentation: Seeking new ways to diagnose and treat Alzheimer’s at an early stage

Azita Emami, Nursing
Professor presentationEgenskaper och upplevelser formar oss mer än etniskt ursprung

Lars E Eriksson, Nursing
Professor presentation:

Johan Fastbom, Geriatric Pharmacology
Professor presentationProfessor Johan Fastbom

Laura Fratiglioni, Medical Epidemiology
Professor presentationProfessor Laura Fratiglioni

Johan Fritzell, Social Gerontology
Professor presentationThe ageing society is a challenge

Staffan Josephsson, Occupational Therapy
Professor presentationProfessor Staffan Johsephsson

Lena von Koch, Healthcare Research
Professor presentation: Professor Lena von Koch

Ann Langius-Eklöf, Nursing
Professor presentation: Professor Ann Langius-Eklöf

Lena Nilsson-Wikmar, Physiotherapy specialising in Education
Professor presentationHow teaching methods can be developed to improve student learning

Agneta Nordberg, Clinical Neuroscience
Professor presentation: Professor Agneta Nordberg

Marianne Schultzberg, Clinical Neuroscience
Professor presentation: Professor Marianne Schultzberg

Lars-Olof Wahlund, Geriatrics
Professor presentation: Professor Lars-Olof Wahlund

Eric Westman, Neurogeriatrics
Professor presentationSeeking mechanisms behind neurodegenerative disorders

Bengt Winblad, Geriatrics
Professor presentation: Professor Bengt Winblad

Per Wändell, Family Medicine
Professor presentation: Professor Per Wändell

Johan Ärnlöv, Family Medicine
Professor presentationLetar biomarkörer som kan avslöja njursjukdom i tidigt stadium

KI professors with combined clinical positions

Maria Eriksdotter, Geriatrics/Senior physician
Professor presentationProfessor Maria Eriksdotter

Erika Franzén, Physiotherapy/Physical therapist
Professor presentationChallenging exercises effective for Parkinson’s

Caroline Graff, Genetic Dementia Research/Specialist physician
Professor presentationProfessor Caroline Graff

Susanne Guidetti, Occupational Therapy/Occupational therapist
Professor presentationRehabilitation on the patient’s terms

Maria Hagströmer, Physiotherapy/Physical therapist
Professor presentation: Understanding and using physical activity for health

Miia Kivipelto, Clinical Geriatric Epidemiology/Specialist physician
Professor presentationProfessor Miia Kivipelto

Gunnar Nilsson, Family Medicine/District medical officer
Professor presentation: Professor Gunnar Nilsson

Ulrica Nilsson, Nursing/Nurse
Professor presentation: Developing e-health for improved care

Dorota Religa, Geriatrics/Senior physician
Professor presentationQuality care when body and cognition start to fail

Yvonne Wengström, Nursing/Nurse
Professor presentationImproving the well-being in dialogue with the patients

KI professors emerita/emeritus

Lena Borell, Occupational Therapy
Professor presentationProfessor Lena Borell

Louise Nygård, Occupational Therapy
Professor presentation: Professor Louise Nygård

Christina H. Opava, Physiotherapy
Professor presentation: Professor Christina H. Opava

Agneta Ståhle, Physiotherapy
Professor presentation: Professor Agneta Ståhle

Adjunct professors and Visiting professors

Visiting professors

Pieter Jelle Visser, Neurogeriatrics, –2024

Foreign Adjunct Professors

Bai Lu, Neurogeriatrics, Division of Neurogeriatrics 2021-2024

Nicolas G Bazan, Neuroscience, Division of Neurogeriatrics 2017–2023

Patrizia Mecocci, Translational Geriatrics, Division of Clinical Geriatrics 2022–2024

Alexander Molassiotis, Supportive and Palliative Care, Division of Nursing 2022–2025

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