Johan Björklund

Johan Björklund

Affiliated to Research
Visiting address: D4:53, Eugeniavägen 3, 17164 Stockholm
Postal address: K1 Molekylär medicin och kirurgi, K1 MMK Urologi, 171 76 Stockholm

About me

  • Attending Karolinska Institutet for a doctoral degree. Defense planned late
    spring 2023. Working as a Specialist in Urology at Karolinska University
    Hospital, Department of pelvic cancer.
    Best abstract in session 52. EAU15
    Rookie of the year 2015. Urologidagarna 2015, Svensk Urologisk Förening
    MD at Karolinska Institutet, graduated 2010.
    Internship at Nyköpings lasarett, Region Sörmland, finished in 2012
    Urologic residency i Karolinska University Hospital, Region Stockholm,
    finished dec 2017
    SUO accredited fellowship in Uro-Oncology at the University of Toronto,
    Ontario, Canada, 2019-2021.


  • Main focus of research is postoperative complications in cancer surgery
    focusing on short-term mortality and its causes, especially in prostate
    cancers, while exploring venous thromboembolic events and arterial ischemic
    events in particular in cancer surgery in general.


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  • Affiliated to Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, 2023-2026

Degrees and Education

  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, 2023
  • University Medical Degree, Karolinska Institutet, 2010

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