Hide menu

Curriculum Vitae - Per Fagerholm

Curriculum Vitae of Per Fagerholm (pdf)

Higher Education Degrees

1983 Senior lecturer (Docent), Ophthalmology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
1981 Senior lecturer (Docent), Medical Physics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
1978 Ph.D., Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Doctoral Degree

Ph.D.; 1978 Karolinska Institutet (Dept of Medical Physics) ”The response of lens cells to trauma”. Prof. B. Philipson and Prof. B. Lindström.

Postdoctoral Work

1981 - 1982 Fight for Sight (NY) Post-Doctoral Fellow in Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.

Associate Professorship and Tenure

1998 Associate professorship granted, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Current Position

Professor/Senior physician/Chairman, Research and Education, Dept of Ophthalmology, University Hospital Linköping

Previous Positions

1978 -1983
Resident, Dept of Ophthalmology, Karolinska Institutet

1984 -1990
Specialist in Ophthalmology, Karolinska Institutet

1990 -2000
Specialist in Ophthalmology, S:t Eriks Eye Hospital

1990 -1992
Assistent senior physician, S:t Erik Eye Hospital

1993 -1998
University lecturer, Assistent senior physician, S:t Erik Eye Hospital/ Karolinska Institutet

1998 -1999
Associate professor, Senior physician, S:t Eriks Eye Hospital/ Karolinska Institutet

1999 -2000
Professor, Senior physician, S:t Erik Eye Hospital/ Karolinska Institutet


Graduate (with Oral Public Thesis Defence) and Post-Doctoral Supervision

Current PhD students:

  • Marina Koulikovska, biol. cand., University of Riga
  • Johan Germundsson, specialist in Ophthalmology
  • Marcus Karlsson, specialist in Ophthalmology (co-tutor)

Current Post-Doctoral Researchers:

  • Neil Lagali, PhD

Completed:

Graduate Students

  • HJ Chung 1988, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
  • H Hamberg-Nyström 1997, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
  • J Lithander 1998, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
  • S Tomas-Barberan 1999, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
  • L Gan 2000, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
  • B Friström 2001, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Linköping
  • A Podskochy 2002, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
  • B Hammar 2009, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Linköping
  • B B Peebo 2012, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Linköping

Post-Doctoral Fellows

  • H-J Kim, 1997 -1998, Deagu, Korea
  • L Gan 2000 –2006, Karolinska Institutet

Current and Previous Funding

  • Vetenskaprådet M - Development and evaluation of biosynthetic corneas to substitute donor corneas for transplantation: 1 mSEK/2 years (2012-2013).
  • Vetenskapsrådet M - Development and evaluation of biosynthetic corneas to substitute donor corneas for transplantation: 800 kSEK/2 years (2010-2011).
  • Vetenskapsrådet M - Corneal healing: 650 kSEK/2 years (2006-2007).
  • Vetenskapsrådet M - Corneal healing: 550 kSEK/2 years (2004-2005).
  • Vetenskapsrådet M - Corneal healing: 300 kSEK/2 years (2002-2003).

Current and Previous Commissions of Trust

  • SARLA (The Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions): Expert member of the expert board converting the EU directive on Tissues to practical directives.
  • The National board of Health and Wellfare: Expert member of the committee converting the EU directive on tissues handling to national directives.
  • The National Cornea Register – Quality outcome of corneal grafting (since 1996) – member of the steering committee The Swedish Society for Corneal Surgeons. Supported by the National Board of Health and Wellfare and SARLA
  • Chairman of the Cornea Tissue Group adapting tissue banks (Cornea) to the EU Directive
  • Head of Medical and Surgical Cornea and Ocular Surface Service – Dept of Ophthalmology,University Hospital, Linköping.
  • Head of the Cornea bank, Dept of Ophthalmology, University Hospital, Linköping
  • Steering committee: National Cornea register, (Swedish Society for Corneal Surgeons), board member
  • David & Beth Dahlin foundation, board member
  • M Thyselius foundation, board member
  • Carmen & Bertil Regner foundation, board member
  • Kronprinsessan Margaretas Arbetsnämnd, board member 2001-2011
  • The Swedish Ophthalmological Society, Chairman 2008-2010

Thesis Opponent

  • Ander Behndig, Umeå
  • Anna Makar, Lund
  • Torben Möller Pedersen, Århus Danmark
  • Gysbert van Setten, Helsinki
  • Ulla Edén, Lund

Per Fagerholm

Name: Per Fagerholm
Position: Professor of Ophtalmology
Department: IKE

contact

Phone: +46 (0)10-103 23 00
E-mail: per.fagerholm@liu.se

Address:
Linköping University
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Ophtalmology
SE-581 85 Linköping
Sweden


strategy area

 

 


Page manager: eva.m.danielsson@liu.se
Last updated: Wed Nov 12 16:36:37 CET 2014