Per Almqvist, MD PhD, Associate Professor

Per Almqvist

Affiliated to research

About me

I am a Board-certified Neurosurgeon and research clinician with clinical, academic and pharmaceutical industry experience. I have a proven track record in experimental neuroscience, neuro-oncology and functional neurosurgery, with over 50 publications in international journals.

• Board certified Clinical Neurosurgeon specializing in functional neurosurgery, surgical neuro-oncology and pediatric neurosurgery, with leadership experience as Residency Program Director at the Department of Neurosurgery, Karolinska University Hospital. • Associate Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery at the Karolinska Institute with independently funded research. Proven track record in experimental neuroscience, neuro-oncology, and functional neurosurgery with 50 publications in international journals since 1984. Consultant research clinician in translational drug and device development projects. • Clinical Research Physician in the biopharmaceutical industry in neuroscience field. Strategic expertise in all stages of drug development and across several global markets, including European countries, North America and Japan. Skilful in Key Opinion Leader development and establishment of peer-to-peer contacts. • Enthusiastic, with positive energy and ability to inspire both clients and colleagues. Combines decisiveness, personal organisation skills and practical common sense to ensure a focused approach to goal achievement. Builds relationships based on trust and respect.