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Anders Wimo


Born 1952. Adjunct Professor in the Department of Neurobiology, care sciences and society at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden since 2007. Family physician in Bergsjö (Hälsingland), Sweden since 1991.

Previously: Associate Professor, department of Family Medicine, Umeå University, Sweden 1995. Clinical lecturer, Primary health Care of Hälsingland, 1999-2000. Researcher, Karolinska Institutet, 1999- 2007. Family physician, Sundsvall, Sweden, 1985-1991.

Commissions: Medical Products Agency on drug treatment of dementia (1994, 2002, and 2008). Swedish Ministry of Social affairs, Dementia report (2003). Swedish Council on Technology Assessment in Health Care (SBU).  Dementia project, finalized 2008. National Board of Health and Welfare (Socialstyrelsen: several expert commissions, i.a. National guidelines for dementia care, finalized 2010, Cost of illness of dementia in Sweden 2000, 2005 and 2012. Alzheimer Disease International, World Alzheimer Report 2010. WHO report: Dementia – a public health priority, 2012.

Member of steering committee, SNAC project (Swedish study on Aging and Care) ongoing. SNAC-Nordanstig, team manager, ongoing. Member of steering committee SveDem (Swedish quality register) ongoing. Leader of research area group (health economics), Swedish Brainpower ongoing. European Alzheimer´s Disease Consortium (EADC) health economics group ongoing. European commission: several projects. Ongoing: ACTIFCare (work package leader) (example of previous: Eurocode, Alcove, RightTimeRightCare).

Supervision of PhD-Candidates and postdocs: 12 (3 main supervisor, 9 co-supervisor).

Publications:112 original peer reviewed papers, 7 reviews, 31 book chapters, 59 reports, 34 others.



Last Updated: Tuesday 10 March 2015