Mini CV Sten GE Lindahl

Sten GE Lindahl, MD, PhD, FRCA,

Professor Karolinska Insitutet, 1990-2012.
Professor emeritus Karolinska Institutet 2012 - continues
Director Research and Education Karolinska University Hospital, 2001 - 2012, Stockholm, Sweden.
Director of Research Development Hamad Medical Corporation/Qatar University, Qatar from March 1, 2012 – continues.

Graduated from the Medical School at the University of Lund, Sweden 1972.
Board certified Pediatrician and Anesthesiologist/intensivist 1981.
PhD thesis University of Lund 1977.
From 1986 to 1988 Consultant Mayo Clinic Rochester Minnesota USA.
Back in Lund as Pediatric anesthesiologist/intensivist 1989.
Appointed Professor in Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine at Karolinska Insitutet, Stockholm, Sweden 1990 and from 1990 to 2001 also clinical chair Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine at Karolinska Hospital.
From 1993 to 2000 in addition, academic chair, Department of Surgical Sciences, Karolinska Institutet.
Member of the Nobel Assembly for the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1996-2012. Vice chair, 1999-2000 and chair 2001-2002 of the Nobel Committee. During 2008 vice chair and 2009 chair of the Nobel Assembly.
Is currently professor emeritus at Karolinska Institutet, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology with active research in the field of oxygen biology.
Started a leadership position at the University Hospital – Hamad Medical Corporation – in Qatar March 1, 2012 with the role of developing a modern Academic Health Care System and to develop current medical research activities in Qatar.

Department of Physiolgoy and Pharmacology
Karolinska Institutet 
SE-171 77 Stockholm 
Cell phone +4670 752 3825
Qatar cellphone: +974 3357 2442
Qatar email:
 Sten GE Lindahl

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