Fredrik Strand

Fredrik Strand

Affiliated to Research | Docent
Visiting address: Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset Anna Steckséns Gata 51, L2:03, 17176 Solna
Postal address: K7 Onkologi-Patologi, K7 Forskning Strand, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • I am a Docent and MD PhD Radiologist within the Breast Imaging Unit at the
    Karolinska University Hospital interested in applying new machine learning
    techniques to breast radiology images.
    I am an MD PhD Radiologist within the Breast Imaging unit at the Karolinska
    University Hospital, and a researcher at the department of Oncology-Pathology
    at docent-level.
    * Specialist in Diagnostic Radiology
    * M.D. Ph.D., Karolinska Institute
    * M.Sc. Engineering Physics, LTH at Lund University


  • I am passionate about exploring and developing new machine learning-based
    techniques to improve the outcomes for breast cancer patients.
    Please visit my team page to read more about our research (Web Page - Unit in
    the right-hand menu)


  • * Teaching "AI in Breast Imaging" to radiologists
    * Teaching "Breast Imaging Overview" to residents
    * Teaching "Introduction to Radiology" to medical students

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  • Affiliated to Research, Department of Oncology-Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, 2021-2024

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2022
  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, 2018
  • University Medical Degree, Karolinska Institutet, 2008
  • Master of Science, Engineering Physics, Lund University, 1995


  • Evripidis Kapanidis, 2023

Committee work

  • Member, Scientific Advisory Committee of the International Breast Density Workshop, 2023-

Thesis evaluation

  • Sarah Hickman, External thesis reviewer, University of Cambridge, 2022

Other expert reviewer/evaluation assignment

  • Reviewer for international evaluations, Panel member and external reviewer, programme on High-Quality and Reliable Diagnostic, Treatment and Rehabilitation, The Research Council of Norway, 2017-2017

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