Sven-Christian Pawelzik

Affiliated to research

About me

I am a team leader in the Translational Cardiology group at the Department of Medicine, Solna (MedS), driven to learn about new aspects of human health and apply this knowledge to contribute to innovative therapeutic approaches. My focus of interest is inflammation as basis of human disease; specifically in cardiovascular diseases.

Teaching portfolio

Main supervisor for BSc and MSc students (Biomedicine, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology)

Main supervisor for two PhD students

Co-supervisor for two PhD students

PhD course organiser for Lipid Metabolism and Inflammation in Cardiovascular Disease


2011 - 2016 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2010 PhD in Medical Science, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

2006 MSc, Human Biology, University of Marburg, Germany

2001 BSc, Human Biology, University of Marburg, Germany