Barbro Eriksson M.D., Ph.D

Education and Faculty Appointments

  • M.D., Medical School, Uppsala University 1978
  • Internship, Uppsala University Hospital 1978-1980
  • Residency (Oncology), Uppsala University Hospital 1981-1984
  • Residency (Endocrinology) 1984-1986, 1989-1991
  • Clinical researcher, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Clinical Branch 1986-1989
  • Ph.D. (Endocrinology) at Uppsala University 1988
  • Associate Professor (Endocrinology) 1989
  • Senior Consultant 1992-
  • Head of Department of Endocrine Oncology 1998-2011
  • Professor (Endocrine Oncology) 2003
  • Head of ENETs Centre of Excellence 2009-2011

 

Board Certifications

  • Oncology - 1988
  • Endocrinology - 1989
  • Internal Medicine - 1993

 

Clinical Interests

  • Neuroendocrine tumors
  • Diagnostic procedures
  • Medical therapy including PRRT

 

Research Interests

  • Development of new diagnostic procedures (biomarkers and molecular imaging with PET) in neuroendocrine tumors.
  • Development of new therapeutic methods (interferon, somatostatin analogs, molecular targeted therapy and PRRT) for NET.
  • Introduced Temozolomide in 1999

 

Honors and Awards

  • Award International Congress on Interferon, Kyota, Japan, 1989
  • Award from European Federation of Endocrine Societies at International Symposium on Somatostatin Analogues in Venice, Italy, 1997
  • CARPA Award
  • Lions Award

 

Scientific committees

  • Swedish Oncological Society
  • Swedish Medical Society
  • Swedish Endocrine Society
  • Swedish Society for Endocrine Surgeons
  • European Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (Member of Executive Committe 2004 - 2009) - ENETs
  • ESMO
  • Member of Advisory Board - Ipsen
  • Member of Advisory Board - Pfizer
  • Member of Advisory Board - Novartis
  • Member of Advisory Board - Keocyt
  • International speaker at more than 130 occasions

 

Publications

More than 230 publications of which more than 180 original articles. To search for publications by Dr Eriksson, please see Pub Med.

Patient Appointments and Physicians Referral

The Department of Endocrine Oncology
Akademiska sjukhuset/Uppsala
University Hospital
SE-751 85  Uppsala
Sweden